Khalifa University is actively involved in establishing long term strategic partnerships with a variety of organizations. The University currently enjoys strong relationships with over 40 national and international partners including industry leaders, multinational entities, government agencies, universities and other institutions.

By partnering with these entities, the University seeks to emphasize its commitment to research and development, as well as providing its students and faculty the opportunity to solve applied problems and gain real world experience.

The university is closely aligned with Abu Dhabi’s 2030 vision to expand the knowledge economy and diversify into strategic high technology sectors.

In response to Abu Dhabi’s strategic goals, the University has undertaken several broad university research initiatives and partnerships focused on the following areas: aerospace, biomedical, healthcare, national security, telecommunications, information technology, and nuclear energy.

Our Initiatives