The Deanship of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research was established by a decree from the Board of Trustees of the University of Bahrain to encourage scientific research and undertake contractual researches and studies for both public and private sectors in all fields. And with what the Kingdom of Bahrain is witnessing with respect to a serious desire to leverage the level of higher education and graduate studies in order to achieve its economic vision, it became mandatory for the University of Bahrain to focus on graduate studies to keep pace with those long-term aspirations and ambitious development visions. As such, and for the sake of the university to introduce a vision towards distinguished publication for the scientific production, the university has secured all the financial and moral possibilities to publish scientific production (whether authored or translated), in order to become a strong source for knowledge production and dissemination.


  Vision of the Deanship


To become a center excellence in both graduate studies and scientific research in the Kingdome of Bahrain and the Gulf region, and contribute to the academic advancement and scientific publishing worldwide.


  Mission of the Deanship


The Deanship of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research is mandated to promote a culture of scientific research and to encourage academic experience of post-graduate students. The deanship works on leveraging the quality of research and development through strengthening the university's relationship with the society, and benefit from industry-driven research opportunities in resolving problems and issues of the society.

  1. To achieve the mission of the university associated with scientific research and implement the policy so determined, in accordance with national strategies related to scientific research.
  2. Follow up on the admission procedures for graduate students in coordination with the Deanship of Admission and Registration.
  3. Co-ordination plans and programs of the different graduate studies with the respective colleges.

The Deanship of Graduate Studies and Scientific Research aspire to achieve the following goals:
  1. Positioning the scientific research at a high value among university, while facilitating the process of scientific research for university faculty members as well as students.
  2. Enable university faculty members and students to master the skills of scientific research in their fields of specialization, and facilitate the scientific publishing for the university faculty members.