Welcome Note


The Construction and Building Engineering (CB) program at the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport provides the necessary technical skills in mathematics, basic sciences, engineering science, engineering design, humanities and social sciences consistent with accreditation standards and national needs. The program provides critical learning for a broad foundation in structures, environmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, materials, water resources, construction management, construction engineering, and transportation. Considerable emphasis is placed on group-based, open-ended design projects to provide students with the necessary skills for creative teamwork and to prepare them professionally for diverse employment opportunities. Preparation for professional practice is accomplished through careful ion of professional and technical electives. Students are motivated to keep abreast of current technical developments, to improve communication skills, to use computer tools, to be aware of project constraints, and maintain high standards of ethics and professionalism. The CB engineering program provides an environment conductive to learning that stimulates both students and faculty.