As an internationally renowned autonomous university, we will create elite knowledge and technologies in the field of life sciences as a multidisciplinary field. We will be taking care of the satisfaction and education of top-level personnel through good organization and state-of-the-art equipment. We will ensure our long-term development in close association with the society and the business sector. The department will prepare for excellent graduate education in the courses it is going to offer and the diverse research opportunities.
The mission of the Department of Biology at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals is to create a new fundamental knowledge in the field of biology , create a new knowledge with basic research in the field of biology as multidisciplinary field which related to natural, environmental, engineering, biotechnology and biomedicine. Provide the students of our graduate program with a very clear choices of research areas which will serve the strategic choices of the Kingdom. The department will provide excellent graduate education in the courses it is going to offer and the diverse research opportunities. We are committed to excellence in our teaching and we strive to develop each student's ability to acquire and critically interpret knowledge of basic facts and theories of biology.