October 2015

Vice President’s Message

Research Sector’s mission ahead would be to oversee continuity of established programs

It is with a deep sense of gratitude and honor that I assume the responsibilities of Kuwait University’s Research Sector, as Vice President for Research, with a commitment to develop the realms of institutional research towards new levels of growth, credibility and excellence. These elements would be the core objectives of our strategy in realizing Kuwait University’s vision and aspirations for advancing higher education, and globalizing institutional research. With this ambition, I welcome the faculty research community, at the onset of the new academic year 2015/16, assuring that our mission ahead would oversee the continuity of established programs in an environment that transpires innovation, improves the quality of research, and adds new dimensions to existing knowledge. RS efforts would be to foresee the development of a vibrant research more...

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OVPR Releases RESEARCH Newsletter, May 2017

https://www.ovpr.kuniv.edu/research/publications/news_may17_en.pdf

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Guide to Subject Area, 2017  

RS Releases Guide to Subject Areas 2017

https://www.ovpr.kuniv.edu/research/publications/Guide_2017.pdf

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KU President inaugurates RS annual Poster Day for sciences faculties, bringing together faculty members, teaching assistants, graduate students, and KISR’s researchers for a joint display of their latest research activity and accomplishments during the academic year 2016/17 more...

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“Quality imperative in developing & strengthening institutional foundations, and research a critical window for expediting development”… Prof. Hussein

Under the Patronage of KU President, RS hosts the Scientific Poster Day for Humanities & Social Sciences faculties for the academic year 2016/17 more...

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Scientific Poster Day Events 2016-17

RS Releases Sciences and Humanities Posters Booklets, 2017

Humanities Posters Booklet
(March 15, 2017)
Link

Sciences Posters Booklet
(March 22, 2017)
Link

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RS organizes its Third SPSS Workshop during the academic year 2016/17, and this being the First for Scientific faculties more...

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Inventions from Kuwait University, Volume - I, 2016

Research Sector releases its premier publication, “INVENTIONS from Kuwait University, 2016 (Volume 1), presenting faculty members landmark discoveries that achieved US Registered Patents, enhancing institutional research and bringing laurels to Kuwait University. The document provides an insight into patents of inventions by faculty members based on their research activity at Kuwait University, and marks a distinct attribute to researchers commendable efforts and attainments. Integrating critical data on a total of 34 patents awarded to faculty members with brief description of their inventions and US Patent Number awarded, the document provides a dynamic outlook of research advances and discoveries at Kuwait university. more...

 

http://www.ovpr.kuniv.edu/research/publications/inventions17.pdf

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Research Sector organizes Research Initiation Grants (RIG) orientation session for introducing new Kuwaiti faculty members to facilities and resources available at KU for advanced and innovative research more...

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Under the Patronage of KU President
Research Sector felicitates a community of faculty researchers and graduate students in a multi-awards ceremony
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GCC Research Program

http://www.qu.edu.qa/gcc_research_council/index.php

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Research cooperation and partnership between KU and PAAET on elevating educational level and exchanging expertise more...

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RS Annual Summary Report
(2014/2015)

 

The RS Accomplishments 2014/15, provides an annual activity-profile of Research Sector’s initiatives, development and achievements during the academic year 2014/15, duly supported by statistics, validating growth in faculty research, highlighting progress in ongoing programs, and encouraging high quality ventures, in the pursuit of attaining international recognition and accreditation.

http://www.ovpr.kuniv.edu/research/publications/ann15_en.pdf

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KU President's publication

"Kuwait University at a Glance," 2013/14, released more...

 

http://www.ovpr.kuniv.edu/research/publications/glance14_en.pdf

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News

Announcement of Researchers Awards winners Academic year 2016/2017

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KU’s top executives attend the opening of  EQUATE Petrochemical Company’s Innovation Center

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KU President Honors Committees who participated in the University’s Golden Jubilee Celebrations

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Research Sector initiates e-workshops across faculties to train faculty members on electronic submission of research projects and related procedures

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APC releases Volume 40, December 2016, Issue No.4 of the Journal of Law

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APC Releases Volume 35, Winter & Spring Issue of the Arab Journal for the Humanities

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APC releases Vol. 44, January  2017 edition of the Kuwait Journal of Science

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APC releases December & March Volume 37 of the Annals of Arts and Social Sciences

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APC releases Vol. 31 & 32 of the Journal of Sharia & Islamic Studies

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Kuwait University signs MOU with Kuwait Petroleum International binding

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