Research Highlights

Research Structure

The University’s research activities are structured into five research streams, currently encompassing 19 disciplinary, as well as multi-disciplinary research groups. Each stream displays research activities within a set of related disciplines undertaken in all the academic departments of the University. The University can now boast of having more than 40 research active faculty, who are currently conducting applied research collaboratively with over 80 internationally reputed researchers. Its research plan for 2021-2022 is to publish 80 research articles in highly ranked academic journals.

Research Areas

Research Groups

We encourage our research groups to collaborate with each other across disciplines to make the most of our incredible knowledge base and expertise. In this way we hope to stretch boundaries, challenge traditional ways of thinking, and provide innovate towards solutions to current problems.

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Top-Class Facilities That Support Our Research

We invest millions of Saudi Riyals in the development of our research facilities to ensure that our faculty and students have the very best equipment and facilities. We also have collaborative agreements with top institutions, like KAUST, which enable us to use their excellent research capabilities in conducting our research.

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Research Partners

We collaborate with our research partners on projects that directly benefit industry, the economy and society. Collaboration helps us to push the boundaries of research even further.

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we have 17 specialized research groups, 39 UBT active researchers, and 80 collaborating international researchers. The plan for the year is to publish 76 journal articles in Q1/Q2 ranked journals, 1 book chapter, and 6 Books

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Our research center is home to some of the most innovative researchers and research projects in the world.