Al Akhawayn University in Ifrane - Bachelor Of Science In General Engineering

Bachelor Of Science In General Engineering

The BSGE program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET.



The mission of the BSGE program at AUI is to train graduates with strong engineering foundations so they can succeed in a variety of professional settings and industries. They will be able to work effectively across disciplines and national boundaries.

Program Educational Objectives

The program’s educational objectives are to train engineers with an ability to:

1.     Utilize engineering systems knowledge, attitudes, and skills, including design, implementation, integration, and evaluation of computing systems across a broad range of application domains and organizations,  

2.     Utilize 21st-century skills, including proficiency in IT and digital collaboration in multi-lingual national and global settings to succeed in their professions, 

3.     Contribute to Morocco’s Industry, Services, Business, and Society progression, 

4.     Engage in life-long learning, including pursuing graduate studies.  

Student Outcomes 

Graduates of the BSGE program will have an ability to: 

1.     Identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics. 

2.     Apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.  

3.     Communicate effectively with a range of audiences. 

4.     Recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts. 

5.     Function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives 

6.     Develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions. 

7.     Acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies. 

Program structure

The 135 SCH BSGE degree consists of four  areas:  

1) Mathematics and basic sciences (30 SCH),

2) Engineering sciences and required engineering topics (63 SCH),

3) A thematic elective area (12 SCH), and

4) General Education (30 SCH).

 Program information

  • See BSGE flowchart for possible courses’ sequence (internal link)

Program Data

The first graduates of the BSGE program were in 1999. There have been around 440 graduates so far. The enrollment and graduation numbers for recent years are as follows: 

Academic Year Fall Enrollment Awarded Degrees
2021-2022 126 13
2020-2021 131 5
2019-2020 104 3
2018-2019 90 11
2017-2018 84 12
2016-2017 90 13
2015-2016 51 3
2014-2015 45 1
2013-2014 41 2
2012-2013 34 1