Research Strategy


As per Goal 3 of The Petroleum Institute Strategic Plan (2013
2018), PI is to emerge as a leading engineering and science research university focused on the oil, gas, and energy sectors. This goal is supported by the following two objectives:

  • Research Program – Develop a focused research program providing solutions and innovations in collaboration with ADNOC Group of Companies to align the research portfolio of the PI with the strategic priorities of ADNOC Group of Companies while accommodating and developing faculty research interests.
  • Research Community and Infrastructure – Attract and develop leading researchers to promote further development of a research culture and ensure that stateoftheart research facilities are provided with a dedicated research administration.