Master of Arts in Islamic Religious Studies (MAIRS)

Teaching Arabic in the Global Era

School of Science and Engineering


Bachelor Of Science In General Engineering (BSGE)

The BSGE program is accredited by ABET.



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


The program’s educational objectives are to produce graduates who will:

1. Be able to demonstrate a solid understanding of professional and ethical responsibility.
2. Be prepared to support development of diversity within the profession through the education of minority aspects.
3. Be able to demonstrate active engagement in the professional career.
4. Be able to demonstrate lifelong learning skills. Become critical thinkers and independent learners with the ability to adapt to changing engineering technology.


Graduates of the BSGE program will have attained the following student outcomes:

(a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering;

(b) an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;

(c) an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability;

(d) an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams;

(e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;

(f) an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;

(g) an ability to communicate effectively;

(h) the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context;

(i) a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning;

(j) a knowledge of contemporary issues;

(k) an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice;

(l) an ability to communicate effectively in a multilingual world.


The 135 credit hour BSGE consists of four areas:

1) Mathematics and basic sciences (32 SCH),

2) Engineering sciences and required engineering topics (59 SCH),

3) A thematic elective area (15 SCH), and

4) General Education (29 SCH).


Internal links:

- See AUI Catalog for further details on BSGE four areas: (P 173-176)

- Download BSGE flowchart for possible courses’ sequence (  )


The first graduates of the BSGE program were in 1999. There have been 383 graduates. The graduation and total enrollment rates for recent years include:

            2015:   1 (99)

            2014:   2 (62)

            2013:   1 (41)