AACSB Accredited

University Mission

The mission of AUT is to provide an innovative, TECHNOLOGY-RICH, ENTREPRENEURIAL, EXPERIENTIAL university learning environment that produces CIVICALLY ACTIVE and MARKET-READY graduates.

University History

American University of Technology (AUT) was founded by Mrs. Ghada Hinain in 1998 in Fidar - Halat, Lebanon as a not for profit, private institution of higher education and obtained its presidential decree 2143 in January 2000. AUT has now three additional campuses in Tripoli, Tyre, and Akkar. The Tripoli off-campus program started operations in 2002. AUT offers 27 majors at an undergraduate level (Bachelor) and six graduate programs (masters) under three faculties: Business Administration, Applied Sciences, and Arts, and Humanities. With over 3000 alumni and about 1500 current students and 90 full-time and part-time instructors and 65 staff employees, AUT has been successful in giving each of its students' personal attention, quality education, and international exposure that enhance considerably the career prospects of its graduates.

Accreditation

AUT obtained full university status on January 18, 2008, by decree 8465 with both bachelor and master degree programs accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education in Lebanon. AUT is now a member of AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) and ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) international accreditation bodies.

Culture and Heritage

AUT Cares for CULTURE AND HERITAGE The main objective of this AUT project for the National Heritage Day 2015 is an awareness campaign for the importance of HERITAGE AS CULTURAL CAPITAL using different innovative technologies to provide visitors with more creative and accurate information about cultural heritage sites.

  • Bronze Age
  • Phoenician
  • Persian
  • Roman Period
  • Crusaider Period
Programs taught in:
English
Arabic (Lebanon)

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BA

American University Of Technology

A graphic designer is someone who creates visual concepts to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. It involves creativity to achieve certain obj ... [+]

Who is a Graphic Designer?

A graphic designer is someone who creates visual concepts to communicate ideas that inspire, inform, or captivate consumers. It involves creativity to achieve certain objectives, with the use of images, symbols or words.

What do graphic designers do?

Graphic designers combine art and technology to creatively communicate ideas through images and the layout of printed pages.

They work with both text and images and may use a variety of design elements to give a company a unique identity. They develop the overall layout and production design for advertisements, brochures, magazines, logos, books, posters, billboards, labels, to name a few.

What do I learn in Graphic Design as a major at AUT? ... [-]
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BBA

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Transport Management oversees the development and maintenance of transportation systems. The shipping business is an important and exciting new major. This major serves i ... [+]

What is Transport Management and Logistics?

Transport Management oversees the development and maintenance of transportation systems. The shipping business is an important and exciting new major. This major serves in spreading the shipping business among the new generation. It also helps in bridging the gap in Industry needs.

Why is it important?

Shipping has become a key economic sector and the most important factor in international commerce. In Lebanon and abroad, it has become hard to find qualified workers in the field of transportation.

Work opportunities are plenty, while, the industry needs are growing. Transport is important since it enables trade between people, which in turn establishes civilization.... [-]

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AUT offers the unique opportunity to enroll in a dual degree programme and simultaneously study for a degree from AUT and the University of London. Graduates of the dual ... [+]

What is Banking and Finance?

Finance is the science that describes the management, creation, and study of money, banking, credit, investments, assets, and liabilities. It is also the study of the processes used in banking operations and investments.

Who are our international partners?

The BSc in Banking & Finance degree is awarded by the University of London and has academic direction from London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) one of University of London’s constituent colleges. The University of London is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world, and the LSE is internationally recognized for its cutting-edge research and teaching; it has 16 Nobel prizes among its past and present faculty.... [-]

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Students will gain a broad knowledge of how organizations operate and will develop critical skills in analyzing business decisions and processes. The program includes cou ... [+]

What is Management as a Major?

Students will gain a broad knowledge of how organizations operate and will develop critical skills in analyzing business decisions and processes. The program includes courses in economics, management, human resources, statistics, accounting, business law and other social sciences to equip students with a critical understanding both of business and organizations more broadly.

Who are our international partners?

The degrees are awarded by the University of London and have academic direction from the London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE, one of the University of London’s constituent colleges.

The University of London is one of the oldest and most prestigious universities in the world, and the LSE is internationally famous for its cutting-edge research and teaching; it has 16 Nobel prizes among its past and present faculty.... [-]

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BSc

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BSc in Audio Visual Arts ... [+]

UNIVERSITY REQUIREMENTS

23 credits

English Language Requirements (6 credits) ENG 203

English Communication Skills I 3 credits ENG 020 or Placement ENG 204 English Communication Skills II 3 credits ENG 203

Business Requirements (4 credits) 3 credits ENG 204 BUS 210

Business Communication Skills BUS 215 Presentation Skills + Lab 1 credit Co. BUS 210

Arts Requirements ( 3 credits)

Choose one of the following courses:

ART 202 Introduction to Arts and Music Appreciation I ART 205 History of Art and Design

Natural Sciences Requirements (3 credits)

Choose one of the following courses:

HLT 210 Health and Wellness NTR 201 Introduction to Nutrition ENV 201 Man in the Environment ... [-]
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Computer scientists are trained in the theory of computation and the design of computer systems. The computer science discipline is associated with mathematics and includ ... [+]

What is Computer Science?

One of the newest and fastest developing areas of human knowledge, computer science deals with the design of computers, and with the investigation of their limitations, as well as the analysis, design, and development of software systems that these machines execute. Today, software is being used to automate almost every aspect of our daily life. Therefore, skilled computer scientists are needed in all industries and organizations.

Computer scientists are trained in the theory of computation and the design of computer systems. The computer science discipline is associated with mathematics and includes topics ranging from theoretical (such as studies of the limits of computation) to practical (such as issues of implementing computing systems).... [-]

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The Water Resources & Geo-Environmental Sciences program is the first and currently the only undergraduate major offered in Lebanon. ... [+]

What is the mission of Water Resources Science?

To train multi-disciplinary experts become future scientists and managers of our water resources and fill the ever-increasing demand for high economic impact jobs.

A unique program

The Water Resources & Geo-Environmental Sciences program is the first and currently the only undergraduate major offered in Lebanon.

What problems am I being trained to solve?

The Arab world is over 90% arid, and the main reservoir for water resources in the region is Lebanon. Accordingly, we focus on solving issues of water storage, water conservation, water management and water quality to cope with the increasing demand for water supply.... [-]

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