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Deanship of Scientific Research


 About the Deanship

The Deanship of Scientific Research, King Faisal University (KFU) was established according to the unified by law of scientific research in Saudi universities, approved by the Higher Education Council in its resolution No. (02.10.1419) in its session on 6/2/1419 H and crowned with the consent of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, Chairman of the Board of Higher Education honorable guidance wire No. 7 / B / 4403, dated of 2/4/1419 AH. The Deanship of Scientific Research (DSR) is one of the supporting deanships at KFU. Its main interest is supporting innovation, creativity, and excellence for researchers in different humanitarian, natural, and applied disciplines.  The Deanship is struggling vigorously to secure facilities and capabilities required for creativity, and excellence environment.

The deanship, since the establishment, was keen to provide a stimulating research environment by supporting a large number of research projects for faculty members, postgraduate, and undergraduate students. Moreover, the DSR considers its important role of supporting authorship and translation projects. Consequently, the rate of scientific publishing in KFU increased. Furthermore, the research collaboration between the University with many universities and research centers, both internal and external, is strengthen. This assisted in the improving of the national, regional, and global rankings of KFU. It is also an important channel to activate the partnership between the university and the community.