Research Center


Conducting, encouraging, and supporting research projects focusing on all three pillars of sustainability with emphasis on sustainability in the built environment.

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SEE Research Center


SEE International Research Center seeks to advance sustainable practices through research initiatives conducted in collaboration with industry, governments and academia. The mission of the research centre is to advance the research agenda and educational objectives of the SEE Institute by conducting, encouraging and supporting research projects focusing on all three pillars of sustainability, with emphasis on sustainability in the built environment.

Research Center


SEE Institute Research Center seeks to advance sustainable practices through research initiatives conducted in collaboration with industry, governments and academia. The mission of the research center is to advance the research agenda and educational objectives of the SEE Institute by conducting, encouraging and supporting research projects focusing on all three pillars of sustainability emphasizing sustainability in the built environment, sustainability leadership, conscious consumerism, Net-Zero and Climate Action.

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The Research Center facilitates transforming our world to meet the Net Zero targets and assists in reaching the goals of the Sustainable Development Agenda 2030. It is a destination for developing innovative technologies and practices that could have a profound impact on our future.

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SEE Institute Research Area

Sustainable Built Environment


Conducting research on multi-dimensional sustainable built environment topics such as materials used in building design, energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality, community cohesion, and urban planning since it is important to consider impactful and long-term value creation of built environment investments.


Climate Action


Providing impactful, affordable, and scalable solutions to mitigate the risks of climate adversities. UN SDG 13 demands urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.


Sustainability Leadership


Intend to be the market leader in implementing sustainable solutions and aim to address social, environmental, and economic issues to create a better world.

Net-Zero Targets


Committed to neutralizing carbon emissions in all our initiatives and support the UAE vision of building a knowledge-based economy, this is done by adopting and communicating the principles of a green and circular economy, protecting the environment, and investing in impactful solutions.

Conscious Consumerism


We are devoted to studying sustainable consumer behavior in terms of buying and consumption patterns, citizen travel choices both inside and outside the community, more importantly engaging citizens to become active prosumers.


Sustainable Built Environment


Conducting research on multi-dimensioned sustainable built environment topics such as materials used in building design and engineering, energy efficiency, indoor environmental quality, community cohesion, and urban planning since it is important to consider impactful and long-term value creation of built environment investments.

Net-Zero Targets


Committed to neutralizing carbon emissions in all our initiatives and support the UAE vision of building a knowledge-based economy, this is done by adopting and communicating the principles of a green and circular economy, protecting the environment, and investing in impactful solutions.

Climate Action


Providing impactful, affordable, and scalable solutions to mitigate the risks of climate adversities. SDG Goal no. 13 demands urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.

Sustainability Leadership


Intend to be the market leader in implementing sustainable solutions and aim to address social, environmental, and economic issues to create a better world.

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Thesis Projects

We welcome capstone projects and a thesis on sustainability in built environment areas. If you believe your thesis has the capacity to solve a sustainability challenge, then submit an extended abstract of 1000 words. SEE Institute will support you by facilitating surveys, observations, conducting interviews and accessing The Sustainable City.


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By using its unique location - The Sustainable City Dubai a living lab, SEE Institute Research Center supports innovation through testing prototypes, conducting data collection and analysis, assisting in validating complex solutions in a real-life context. SEE Institute currently manages several, ongoing pilot projects and a range of cutting-edge research programs which focus on sustainability and the built environment.


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The results of our collaborative research projects are shared through in-house and academic publications in order to support governments, education institutions and decision-makers in creating a cleaner and healthier world for future generations.


In collaboration with our academic and industry partners, our research initiatives provide further avenues for advancing knowledge and mainstreaming sustainability across society.

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