Connecting to Contribute

KFUPM’s global reputation as a top research university attracts industry partners from across Saudi Arabia and around the world. University and industry/business collaboration makes a tangible economic impact. KFUPM collaborates with best-in-class industry leaders to find solutions to complex technical, environmental, and economic challenges and to elevate innovation to the highest levels


Value to Industry

  1. KFUPM partners with industry giants and small/medium enterprises.
  2. Opportunity to mentor and train talented students to attain desired skills.
  3. Connect industry and faculty to establish a hub of collaboration.

Value to the University

  1. KFUPM’s strong industry links benefit its faculty and students.
  2. Learn about cutting-edge industrial needs.
  3. Place students in highly relevant research areas.

Research Themes


Machine Learning







Saudi Aramco

We’re a leading producer of the energy and chemicals that drive global commerce and enhance the daily lives of people around the globe by continuing delivering an uninterrupted supply of energy to the world.

Baker Hughes

We have the leading 'Dhahran Technology Center 4.0' in DTV, focusing on materials science, Data science associated with Digital Transformation in upstream space and most recently elevated focus on energy.


Drilling and Evaluation (D&E) division provides field and reservoir modeling, drilling, evaluation, and precise well-bore placement solutions that help customers model, measure, and optimize well construction acti...

Schneider Electric

Our DTV R&D center is focused on industrial process automation & control systems. Schneider Electric overall covers both Energy management & industrial automation businesses.

Lastest News

Visiting the iktva
02 Feb 2023 @ 02:00 PM

The Industry and Research Partnership office visited the iktva


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