In line with its strategic vision, AFU aims to establish a center of Research and Professional Development through joint research collaborations and interdisciplinary research. This goal will be achieved by:
In this context, AFU has organized a series of international conferences (TASK1-2017, TASK2-2018, and TASK3-2019 which will be held in May 2019. Furthermore, faculty members have been active in developing fruitful research collaborations which resulted in publications at international ranked journals and conferences indexed by SCOPUS. The research outputs of AFU expect to increase in the future with a focus on both the quantity and quality of research in order to assure the University’s vision as a producer of knowledge. To help in this matter, AFU had developed a set of research related policies (such as research incentives for published papers in SCOPUS journals, reduction in workload for active researchers, and fund to attend international conferences), which aim to develop the research capacity at the university.
AFU will pursue its research plans which will contribute to the development of UAE society and the economy as well as the world. In this page, you will find all AFU research activities and achievements.