September 22, 2014 8:36 PM ET

Diversified Consumer Services

Company Overview of King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Company Overview

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology is an educational institution that offers bachelors and masters level courses. It offers courses focusing on Chemical and Life Sciences and Engineering (CLSE), Mathematical and Computer Sciences and Engineering (MCSE), and Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE). Additionally, it provides earth science and engineering, electrical engineering, environmental science and engineering, marine science, materials science and engineering, and mechanical engineering courses. King Abdullah University of Science and Technology is based in Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.

4700 King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Thuwal,  23955-6900

Saudi Arabia

Phone:

966 2 808 0342

Key Executives for King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

President and Member of the Board of Trustees
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer
Vice President of Research
Acting Provost of Academic Affairs
Executive Director of Saudi Initiatives
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Key Developments

Boeing Opens New R1D Office in Partnership with King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Boeing opened a Boeing Research amp; Technology (BRamp;T) office in partnership with the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) to develop aerospace technologies and support Saudi Arabia's efforts to establish knowledge-based programs and expertise. Opening a Boeing office at KAUST will enhance Boeing's ability to interact with the KAUST Industrial Cooperation Partnership (KICP) members. With a staff primarily comprised of Saudi nationals the new office will generate new jobs increase technology acumen among local youth and professionals and support environmental and social sustainability across the region.

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology Appoints Jean-Lou Chameau as Next President

King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) announced that, on February 16, 2013, the Executive Committee of the Board of Trustees voted unanimously to appoint Jean-Lou Chameau as the next President of KAUST. Dr. Chameau, who has served since 2006 as the President of the California Institute of Technology, will become the second President of KAUST later in 2013. A native of France, Dr. Chameau received his undergraduate education at the Ecole Nationale Superieure d'Arts et Metiers in France and later received his PhD in civil engineering at Stanford University. He has had a remarkable career in a number of US institutions. Prior to joining Caltech, he had an exemplary record as the dean of engineering and then provost at Georgia Tech.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Intilaka Schools Middle East/Africa
Ambassadors Schools Middle East/Africa
Al Rowad Private Education Group Middle East/Africa
Education Experts Company for Education & Training Middle East/Africa
The Gulf Insurance Institute Middle East/Africa

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
No transactions available in the past 12 months.
 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Rush University United States
Citizens Budget Commission United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, please visit www.kaust.edu.sa. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.