Knowledge and Information Management Services

Research and Innovation
Management System (RIMS)

RIMS is a comprehensive web-based interactive system which allows for the collection, validation, management, and reporting on research and innovation management activities of the SAMRC.

As from 1 October 2019, (3rd Quarter 2019/2020) Research output must be submitted to the RIMS Publications Module.

To access RIMS, use these options below:

SAMRC staff, click on the  link and login using your SAMRC network username and password.

Non -SAMRC staff, kindly use below link and login using the username and password provided by RIMS support

RIMS support
For a technical problems, please log a call using the SAMRC IT Helpdesk for SAMRC staff or send an email to for non-SAMRC staff.

How-to guides
User Manual for harnessing aspects of the RIMS system