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Contract research

Partner with Kuwait University to help take your business further.

Kuwait University has 1,690 multi-disciplinary academics engaged in research, and their capabilities can be accessed by organizations to address priority challenges. Kuwait University has several development partnerships with private companies in Kuwait and its unique capabilities, facilities and resources are available to organizations to carry out confidential research and development projects to help you achieve your commercial objectives.


Contract research with KU can help your business:

- Apply academic expertise, facilities, technologies and funding to solve problems and create new products and services.

- Cost-effectively carry out confidential research and development projects.

- Leverage the existing research portfolio of KU to reduce the time to market for new ideas.

- Find international partners and collaborators and discover new national and international markets for your products and services.


External Collaborations

Sultan Qaboos University & Nizwa University Pending
BNF Technology Inc., Korea Pending
SHOFU Inc., Japan Pending
Qatar University Pending
American University of Beirut (AUB) Pending
The Hospital for sick Children Pending
The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Pending
National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC), Griffith University Pending
Cargill R & D Centre Europe Pending
Thomson Reuters Pending
International Business Machines Corporation (IBM) Pending
Amphion Innovations Plc. Pending
Kuwait Shell Limited Pending
The Boeing Company Pending
The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Pending
Kookmin University Pending
IMEC “affiliation program on Wafer based silicon photovoltaics” (Phase I) Pending
IMEC "Advanced Crystaline Silicon Photovoltaics Research Program” (Phase II) Pending
Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) Pending
Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) & Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC) Pending
Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) & Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Pending
Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre Ongoing
IMEC International (phase III) Ongoing
The London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE) Ongoing
The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) Ongoing
Oxentia Ongoing
Northwestern University Ongoing
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) Ongoing
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Ongoing
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Ongoing
University of Texas Austin Ongoing


Memorandum Of Understanding

Fars Science and Technology Park Pending
BNF Technology Inc., South Korea Pending
Ecophile Co., Korea Pending
Kuwait Petroleum Corporation (KPC) Pending
National Guard Pending
SHOFU Inc. Pending
Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Pending
Dar AlMandumah Pending
The General Secretariat of Awqaf Pending
Kuwait National Petroleum Company (KNPC) Pending
Kuwait National Fund (KNF) Pending
Kuwait Petroleum International (Q8) Pending
Office of Consultation & Career Development - College of Engineering & Petroleum Pending
Sabah Al Ahmad Center Pending
Kuwait Finance House (KFH) Pending
The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) Pending
University College London (UCL) Pending
Delaware State University (DSU) Pending
IMEC International Pending
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Pending
3M Deutschland GMBH Pending
The Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) & Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Pending
College of Engineering and Petroleum (KU-CEP) & Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Pending
The Public Authority for Applied Education and Training (PAAET) Pending
Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research (KISR) Pending
Qatar University Ongoing
Manchester University Ongoing
Northeastern University Ongoing


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