Bachelor of Science in Engineering and Management Science (BSEMS)

General

Program Description

The mission of the BSEMS program at AUI is to produce engineers with a strong technical foundation and a deep understanding of the challenges of leading technological organizations. BSEMS graduates will be able to lead innovation and change in a variety of professional settings and industries. They will be able to work effectively across disciplines, cultures, and boundaries.

The 135 credit hour BSEMS consists of four areas:

  • Mathematics and basic sciences (32 semester credit hours)
  • Engineering sciences and required engineering management topics (59 semester credit hours)
  • A thematic elective area (15 semester credit hours), and
  • General Education (29 semester credit hours)

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Objectives

The program educational objectives are to produce graduates who will:

  • Be practicing professionals or pursue graduate studies in a variety of fields;
  • Be able to work in multi-lingual settings;
  • Be able to work in countries around the world;
  • Be able to lead organizational change, innovation, and projects;
  • Be able to work as entrepreneurs, employees or managers, or educators.

Intended Learning Outcomes

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

  • An ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering;
  • An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data;
  • 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;
  • An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams;
  • An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems;
  • An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility;
  • An ability to communicate effectively;
  • The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context;
  • A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning;
  • A knowledge of contemporary issues;
  • An ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice;
  • An ability to communicate effectively in a multilingual world;
  • An ability to integrate management systems into different technical environments.

AUI BSEMS Enrollment and Graduation Data

The first graduates of the BSEMS program were in 2006. There have been 221 graduates. The graduation and total enrollment rates for recent years include:

  • 2015:   26 (319)
  • 2014:   35 (274)
  • 2013:   46 (253)

This degree, like all other Al Akhawayn University degrees, is a state diploma (Bulletin Officiel no.5998).

Last updated Jul 2020

About the School

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Inaugurated in 1995 by His Majesty King Hassan II and Crown Prince Abdallah bin Abdel-Aziz of Saudi Arabia, Al Akhawayn University redefines the classic American liberal arts educational experience at an affordable price on an architecturally stunning modern campus amidst the beauty of Morocco's Middle Atlas Mountains. Read less