Who is here

KAUST is already home to over 8,300 founders, researchers, educators, students and worldwide innovators representing over 80 growing companies and startups. These talented individuals were all drawn here for the same reason, to grow and develop unique ideas that will change our future for the better and many have stayed to help others realize their own visions of doing that as well.


Our community is rich, diverse and growing. Come be a part of it.

Over 8,300 residents representing over 121 countries and territories.

There are currently 27 registered and active Community Clubs in which to take part, representing a wide range of sports, hobbies and activities.



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