About SRTI Park
Established in 2016 by royal decree of H.H. Sheikh Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Ruler of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, The Sharjah Research, Technology, and Innovation Park Free Zone (SRTIP) was mandated to develop and manage an innovation ecosystem that promotes Research and Development and supports enterprise activities and the triple helix collaboration of industry, government, and academia.
The park will serve as a catalyst for Sharjah’s development into a knowledge-based economy by being a regional and global business hub for Research and Development promote research and development, industry tie-ups, and innovative enterprises.
SRTIP offers companies the ideal environment to develop and base their R&D and technology and deliver it to the thriving Middle East marketplace and expected to house over 200 of the world’s leading innovation companies, entrepreneurs and start-ups.
With Sharjah’s University City as a backbone for collaboration and research, we build an ecosystem that aims to generate innovation. We nurture talents and foster an engaging community of likeminded people from leading academic institutions, companies and start-ups who connect, work and live in SRTIP.
Sharjah Your Gateway to Innovation
Located at the crossroads of Asia, Africa and the Middle East, Sharjah is recognized as a cultural, industrial, economic and educational capital and named as one of the top ten cities in the world for connectivity in 2017 by FDI Intelligence Magazine. This diversity of strengths is the perfect equation to form collaborative relationships between academia, private and public sector to grow knowledge-intensive businesses, creating long-term sustainable revenue for the Emirate.
Skilled Workforce as graduates are mostly from Sharjah University City which houses 15 of the finest higher education institutions More
Ideal Ecosystem for Innovation, R&D, entrepreneurship and technological development by fostering academia-industry partnerships More
High Quality of Life and Infrastructure due to Globally-renowned universities, affordable housing choices, world-class entertainment More
Competitive Cost of Doing Business which makes it most economically diversified Emirate in the UAE with 70,000+ businesses.
Business-friendly Government and Regulations with vibrant and growing GDP, Sharjah government’s consolidated fiscal revenue More
Our vision, mission and ambition
Our Vision
To be the leading innovation free zone in the region that fosters R&D and delivers socio- economic MORE
Our Mission
To create an engaged community of innovation in Sharjah, by connecting knowledge intensive businesses, MORE
Our Strategy
To unlock the knowledge and resources of the region’s research-based educational institutions and link MORE
Our Management
Hussain Mohammed Al Mahmoudi
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Hussain Al Mahmoudi serves a dual role as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the American University of Sharjah Enterprises (AUSE) and as the CEO of the Sharjah Research, Technology and MORE
Focus areas
The Park will focus on 6 research areas that are vital to Sharjah, UAE and the region which will lead Sharjah to act as the region´s role model for establishing a knowledge economy. The establishment of this innovation ecosystem supports building a sustainable, knowledge-based economy which will increase regional entrepreneurship and employment opportunities.
Water technology
Purification and Desalination, Water Recycling & Waste Water Treatment, Water Monitoring & Conservation, Artificial Rain making & Aquaculture technologies
Transport & Logistics
High Performance & Advanced Materials, Sensor Technologies, Mobility Systems & Autonomous Vehicles, Marine & Air Freight Technologies & Urban Planning Systems
Renewable technology
Solar Thermal Energy, Smart Grids & Energy Storage, Waste to Energy and Biofuel Production Technologies
Big Data, Internet of Things, Quantum Computing, Smart City
Environmental technology
Waste Containment & Remediation Technologies, Green Building Construction & Equipment
Production, Design & Architecture
Robotics & Artificial Intelligence, Rapid Prototyping & Digital Fabrication, Advanced Building & Construction Materials, Production & Factory Planning, Contemporary Arabic Architecture
Facts and figures
Sharjah RTI Park Masterplan

The site is visible from both Sharjah Dhaid Road and the University City Road.
There are currently a number of major development in the area such as Al Mamsha and Aljada
Current developments proximate to the plot are primarily residential and commercial areas as well as University City.
Planned developments in the area will enhance the attractiveness of the development providing significant residential opportunities for business located in the free zone.

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Sharjah RTI Park HQ Building
The SRTIP HQ building is currently under construction and forms the first phase of development for SRTIP. The building is a G+4 commercial building separated into 3 blocks and is of high specification design offering a range of commercial offices, laboratories, retail units and F&B outlets as well as a range of public spaces and open areas.