Khalifa University of Science and Technology is home to the UAE’s leading research institutes and centers, where challenges of relevance to the region and world are addressed in a systematic and targeted manner by innovative researchers working together in world-class facilities. These clusters will create the foundation for Khalifa University of Science and Technology to become a global leader in use-inspired research.

 

Khalifa University of Science and Technology Research Centers have the following characteristics:

  • Large‐scale research units established to address strategic university research priorities in the course of a three to 10 year lifecycle
  • Theme- or mission-oriented to address medium-term strategic priorities
  • May be sponsored by industry and/or government partners to address their priorities for a defined period of time

 

Khalifa University of Science and Technology Research Institutes have the following characteristics:

  • Semi‐permanent research and academic units that have 15 to 20 year life‐cycles and house a critical mass of faculty
  • Focused on long-term strategic priorities
  • Led by prominent scholars primarily appointed as faculty members