KACST created the Joint Centers
of Excellence Program (JCEP) to conduct basic research via
partnerships with some of the leading and most prestigious
academic and industrial establishments around the world.
Joint research activity is carried out in fields of science
and technology targeted by the National Science, Technology
and Innovation Plan (Maarifah), thus helping enhance the
quality of research and the outputs of intellectual property.
The research institutes at KACST
conduct developmental research in a number of strategic
fields that are paramount to the Kingdom, to allow, in the
long term, for the establishment and development of globally
competitive national services and industry, enhancing the
Kingdom’s self-sufficiency, economic diversification and
ability to compete internationally.
The research institutes at KACST perform scientific research and advanced technology development for a number of strategic fields that are paramount to the Kingdom’s vision for 2030. This allows, in the long-term, the establishment of globally competitive national services and industrial applications, enhancing the Kingdom’s economic diversification and self-sufficiency.
The research institutes at KACST perform scientific research and advanced technology development for a number of strategic fields that are paramount to the Kingdom’s vision for 2030
Due to the desert environment and lack of natural pure water resources, potable water is considered the most valuable natural resource in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
The Materials Science Research Institute at King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology plays a leading role in the support and
The Communication and Information Technology Research Institute, Communication and Information Technology sector
Population growth rate in Saudi Arabia is one of the highest around the world with up to 2.55% per year. Therefore, the Kingdom is facing
The space and aeronautical industry has witnessed an increasing competition and a large technology development
As part of the National Strategic Plan for Science and Technology, the Nuclear Sciences Research Institute (NSRI) works on developing the nuclear technology