Research at the University of Sharjah was established in 1999 through the Research and Studies Center. The first Graduate Studies Program began in 2001. In 2006, the College of Graduate Studies and Research was established to oversee both research and graduate studies.The College of Graduate Studies offers 19 Masters and 8 PhD programs, which are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and recognized worldwide. The College continuously seeks to expand its graduate studies and to establish new Master's and PhD programs in key areas.
Prof. Raafat El-Awady,Acting Dean of the College of Graduate Studies