American University of Sharjah


Research and Graduate Studies

AUS Research Policy

American University of Sharjah encourages and supports the research, creative and scholarly activities of its faculty and students. These activities are integral to the holistic learning process, intellectual growth and innovation, and contribute to the progress of Sharjah and the UAE toward a knowledge-based economy and global prominence. The Office of Research and Graduate Studies assists in the development of strategy and policy, and facilitates and administers internal research funding, extramural research funding, institutional review and the ethical conduct of research. The office also ensures compliance with sponsored research programs, and assists in patenting and the development of innovative products.