In light of the major changes that occur at King Saud University, the university played a key role in the knowledge society, one of the outstanding contributions of the university is to become a university source of creativity and innovation through which the university converts creative ideas into products with economic value and high commercial thereby contributing to the driving growth and progress in the Kingdom.
In light of that, came the idea of creating a program of intellectual property and technology licensing university until this program the channel through which innovators at King Saud University or other individuals protect their intellectual property first and witness the conversion of these creative ideas into products effectively have an impact on society, which leads to enhance the confidence of the community in leading and active role played by King Saud University, and also increases the confidence of the industrial sector in technical and scientific capabilities of the University, which in turn will lead to build a lasting partnership and continuous between the university and the industrial sector.
To make King Saud University a source of creativity and an important tributary of knowledge society streams in the region.
Our mission is to transfer technological innovations developed at KSU to society through the introduction of solutions and innovations with high economic value while contributing to funding of scientific research at the university.
1 - Facilitating patent registration and technology licensing for KSU staff and public
2 - Protection of intellectual property rights of the university.
3 - Contribution to funding of scientific research at KSU.
4 - Serving society and contribution to the national economy through the introduction of solutions and innovations with high economic value.
5 - Adopting and improving innovation culture and increasing awareness of its importance among KSU constituents and the public.