Bachelor of Science in General Engineering (BSGE)

General

Program Description

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 135 credit hour BSGE consists of four areas:

  • Mathematics and basic sciences (32 semester credit hours)
  • Engineering sciences and required engineering 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’s educational objectives are to produce graduates who will:

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

Intended Learning Outcomes

Graduates of the BSGE 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.

AUI BSGE Enrollment and Graduation Data

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)

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

Last updated Jul 2020

About the School

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 ... Read More

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