Research The newly-established Khalifa University of Science and Technology combines The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Khalifa University of Science, Technology and Research and The Petroleum Institute into one world-class, research-intensive institution, seamlessly integrating research and education to produce world leaders and critical thinkers in applied science and engineering. Khalifa University endeavors to be a leader among research intensive universities of the 21st century, while catalyzing the growth of Abu Dhabi and the UAE’s rapidly developing knowledge economy. Contact Us Approach Build strong foundations based on integrated research and academics Engage leading industry, government and academic organizations for partnership Perform research that produces excellence in science and engineering while being inspired by practical application Translate discoveries and inventions into innovations that create commercial value Mission To establish and continually evolve interdisciplinary, collaborative research and development capabilities in the UAE’s priority science and technology domains. To achieve global research impact through excellence in research of regional importance. Targeted Outcomes World-class performance in manpower development, knowledge creation and innovation Alignment with Key Abu Dhabi and UAE Strategies Khalifa University works to support many key strategic goals of the UAE through its targeted research and academic programs, focused on developing the human and intellectual capital required to achieve the leadership’s vision for country’s transformation into a sustainable knowledge economy. Some of these are included below. Federal strategies: Vision 2021 UAE National Innovation Strategy UAE Strategy for the Future UAE Energy Strategy 2050 The UAE Water Security Strategy 2036 UAE Strategy for Artificial Intelligence The UAE Strategy for the Fourth Industrial Revolution National Strategy for Advanced Innovation Emirates Blockchain Strategy 2021 National Advanced Sciences Agenda 2031 / 2021 Advanced Science Strategy Emirate strategies: Abu Dhabi Economic Vision 2030 Environment Vision 2030 (Abu Dhabi) Abu Dhabi Healthcare Strategic Plan Smart Dubai Strategic Plan Dubai Autonomous Transportation Strategy Dubai 3D Printing Strategy Dubai Clean Energy Strategy Dubai Industrial Strategy 2030 Dubai Health Strategy 2021 Dubai Cyber Security Strategy To find out more about Khalifa University research centers, click here .