The Deanship of Scientific Research Authorship and Publication was established under the administrative decision No. (7) for the year 2008, under which a dean was appointed for the Deanship. This was followed by issuance of administrative decision No. (19) 2009 stating the formation of the Council of Scientific Research Authorship and Publication, which includes 18 prominent scholars known for their expertise and scientific contribution. It is the Deanship responsible for laying down the general basics and criteria for scientific research authorship and publication.

The Deanship of Scientific Research is in charge of improving scientific research which fulfills the mission of the university and improves the learning process and performance of the staff.