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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...

Important Notice Petty-cash Settlement

Regarding the settlement of petty cash, please note that a new form (Attachment 1) has been added to the old form of petty-cash settlement (Attachment 2) on the OVPR website.

Attachment 1              Attachment 2

Therefore, the old form of the petty-cash settlement must be filled along with the new form, while providing all original invoices for the settlement procedures in accordance with the established rules and regulations. Most importantly, the researcher must write the content of the invoices in the new settlement statement in Arabic and sign it.

This notice will be effective starting 8/1/2024.

“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...


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