The following are the goals of the Research & Development Office (2013-2018):

  • Promote the importance of research as a priority at GUST and as a vital aspect of any university’s culture and encourage the growth of research and creative work.

  • Increase knowledge and awareness about research.

  • Financially support research programs and creative work.

  • Encourage the implementation of highest standards of research quality, research policies and procedures and ethical research conduct in GUST.

  • Help faculty to conduct methodologically sound research.

  • Assist GUST in the attainment of its academic priorities including accreditation, mission, objectives…etc.

  • Provide research and consultation services to GUST and entire Kuwaiti community to help in the decision-making process.