The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology combines the Masdar Institute
of Science and Technology (MI), Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research
(KUSTAR), and the Petroleum Institute (PI) into one world-class, research-intensive institution,
seamlessly integrating research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in
applied science and engineering.
The Masdar Institute of Science Technology and Petroleum Institute remain as research institutes
at Khalifa University, playing a critical role in the research structure and culture of the university
and serving as interdisciplinary research units focused on long-term strategic priorities.
Khalifa University offers a range of high-value bachelor’s, master’s and doctoral programs,
organized under three specialized colleges.
Learn how to apply as a full-time student or continuing professional, to any of our bachelor’s,
master’s and doctoral programs, and what is required to submit your application.
KU has three campuses in Abu Dhabi that provide students a vibrant student life, including sports,
social clubs, professional organizations, and cultural events.
Research is at the core of KU, as we know research has the power to transform industry, society
and regions. Khalifa University is creating a culture of R&D excellence in the UAE, developing new technologies, and building the human capital required to support Abu Dhabi’s transformation into a knowledge-economy.
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