The Earth faces
unprecedented challenges
from human impact
As a graduate university advancing science and technology through distinctive and collaborative research integrated with education, KAUST is a catalyst for innovation, economic development and social prosperity in Saudi Arabia and the world. And solving the issues of sustainable human activity has been part of our mission since our founding. On campus, we aim to be a model of resource circularity and operational excellence, striving to pilot pioneering technologies that protect and restore our local coastal and marine environments. Beyond our campus, our education, research, and innovation are directed globally to find solutions to current challenges in sustainable energy production, water management, food security, climate action, and ecological enhancement. Climate action through science and technology, at KAUST and beyond. To learn more about KAUST visit: kaust.edu.sa