About QEERI | Hamad Bin Khalifa University
Hamad Bin Khalifa University


Qatar Environment & Energy Research Institute (QEERI), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU), is a national research institute tasked with supporting Qatar in addressing its grand challenges related to energy, water, and environment.

QEERI – with its experienced scientists, engineers, and technicians supported by its focused management and operations teams, working within its world-class indoor and outdoor facilities – aims to make a lasting positive impact on Qatar and the region. The institute’s work is in line with the goals set forth by Qatar National Vision 2030, and is supported by Qatar Foundation Research, Development and Innovation (QF RDI)

Our Vision

QEERI aims to become the reference national research, development and innovation (RDI) institution in Qatar and beyond, in water, energy and environment in arid regions.

Our Mission

  1. To meet the needs of Qatar and anticipate the future challenges:
    • Provide solutions in water, energy, and environment, in arid regions.
    • Advise and provide guidance: strategy-, policy-making/contributor.
    • Educate: knowledge base and future generations of Qatari scientists and engineers.
  2. To secure sustainable water and energy resources, and provide the best possible environment to current and future generations.
  3. To catalyze the construction of ecosystems, and to enhance the role and contribution of QF and Qatar on the international scene, in science and technology.

Our Approach

  • Research and Innovation Excellence
  • Real World Impact
  • Collaboration of Experts
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
  • Capacity Building