About the Authority
As the largest academic college for engineering in Israel, SCE has set a goal to lead the academic arena and be a significant factor in the development of the Negev. In order to realize its vision, the college has positioned the development of research and scientific excellence at the forefront of its endeavors across all its academic departments and units.
Diverse research work is conducted at SCE, by various researchers from different academic departments and disciplines. Research work is encouraged through three main avenues: financial support, infrastructure support and administrative support.
Financial Support for Research: The college allocates part of its internal resources to the fund for the promotion of research. Support through the fund is provided to academic faculty members who are seeking to conduct research in their field of interest, following the approval of their request and their fulfillment of scientific and budgetary criteria. The majority of resources are dedicated to exploratory researches. Young researchers who are at the preliminary stages of their research path, collaborations between researchers and interdisciplinary activities are prioritized.
Infrastructure Support for Research: Researchers at the college can benefit from research laboratories that are furnished with highly advanced and modern equipment.
Administrative Support: Administration teams offer their support in all aspects of logistics, finances, and administrative needs of each research endeavor.