The Secretariat of Science and Technique (SECYT) is responsible for delineating all the research policy of the university, as well as its implementation and assessment in each of its academic units (Faculty of Economic Sciences; Faculty of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences; Faculty of Health Sciences and Faculty of Theology).

With the development of the AdventistUniversity, research seeks to contribute to the fulfillment of its mission, both in relation to the training of professionals committed service to humanity, as in the commitment assumed by the University to society: contributing to the competitive advantages of the nation the generation of knowledge, its dissemination and socialization. The UAP, has as a strategic decision to promote and ensure the highest quality research and for that purpose has implemented rigorous processes of evaluation and selection of bankable projects.