About KAUST
About KAUST
Message From The King

Message From The King

The Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's message details KAUST as a new "House of Wisdom".

Vision and Mission

Vision and Mission

The vision and mission of KAUST characterizes the role the University will play in the fields of science and technology by 2020.

Administration

Administration

Find out more about the work of the University's administration, including biographies of members of the senior leadership team.

Board of Trustees

Board of Trustees

The 20 member board oversees the University's activities and monitors its progress and development.

President's International Advisory Council (IAC)

President's International Advisory Council (IAC)

The Council supports and advises the President on the overall academic development of the University.

University Development

University Development

We advance the mission of the University by attracting philanthropic support and investment to nurture the King's vision of a new "House of Wisdom".

Sustainable Development

Sustainable Development

Sustainable practices influences KAUST's research agenda, campus and operations.

Business Development

Business Development

Business Development identifies and develop new, profitable, and sustainable business opportunities and services that leverage the University’s facilities, properties, and community.

Museum

Museum

The Museum celebrates the contributions of Muslim scholars to science and technology during the first Golden Age of Islam from the 7th to 17th century.