Research Management, Innovation & Commercialization Centre (RMIC), formerly known as the Centre for Research and Innovation (PPPI) in 2007 when UniSZA was known as Universiti Darul Iman Malaysia (UDM). In 2002, when UniSZA status as Sultan Zainal Abidin Religious College (KUSZA), CRIM using the name of Research and Consultancy Centre (PPI) and now CRIM is known as Center for Research Excellence & Incubation Management (CREIM).
CREIM main function is to manage all the activities of research and innovation. The implementation of this function in line with the university's vision to become a world-class institution of higher learning through excellence in research and innovation. To enable the effective deliverance of its functions, the four main divisions were created under CREIM comprise of Research Grant Management, Intellectual Property (IP) and Commercialization, Research Support, and Administration and Finance.