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Vice President's Message

The Research Sector continues its journey on a developmental path, implementing its established programs, facilitating faculty members in pursuing advanced and innovative research, and enhancing collaborative ties within the framework of existing research support rules and regulations. With its commitment to sustain growth in faculty research, RS efforts will always be directed to harnessing faculty members caliber, competence and potential for achieving original, innovative and high quality research, that tackle priorities and issues of national, more...

Scientific Poster Day Event

Special Call for Research Impact Assessment of the COVID-19 

In the light of the exceptional circumstance that the State of Kuwait and the whole world is going through due to the outbreak of the new Corona virus (COVID 19). Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS) announces the introduction of a scientific initiative - with full support - aimed at engaging researchers from KU and other scientific and research institutions in the State of Kuwait in researching and studying all aspects related to this virus and its health, economic and educational implications. The Office of the Vice President for Research invites you to actively participate in this vital initiative by submitting research applications to KFAS.


“The Explorer” Research Ship

We would like to inform you that the research ship “The Explorer” has joined Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) collection of ships and boats, which are used for various purposes for marine sciences and fisheries research. Consequently, KISR is working with Kuwait more... 

The London School of Economics Kuwait Program is advertising for researchers in Kuwait

The Kuwait Programme, LSE Middle East Centre, invites applications for academic collaborative research projects in social, political, and economic sciences between researchers at LSE and at universities and research institutions in Kuwait. The collaboration projects have been set more... 

Postdoctoral Fellowship Program


Research Chair program at KU


Faculty Research Activity (2019/20) Annual Statistics Outlook

(September 1, 2019 to August 31, 2020)

Total Research Activity

Projects by Faculties

9-Years Projects by Faculties (2012 - 2020)

Project by Funding Levels

Published Papers in JCR 7-years (2014 - 2020)

Projects by Funding Source

Projects by Type of Grants

Under-Process Projects by Type of Grants

Published Papers 7-years (2014 - 2020)