Master Degree

The duration of study to receive a Master Degree is two semesters (minimum) and the program involves both taught courses and a thesis and requires a total of 30 Credit hours taken as follows:

Thesis option:

  • Transferred from BE at BAU: 18 credits
  • Elective Courses: 3 credits
  • Research Methodology: 3 credits
  • Thesis: 6 credits

Non- Thesis option:

  • Transferred from BE at BAU: 18 credits
  • Elective Courses: 6 credits
  • Research Methodology: 3 credits
  • Project: 6 credits

PhD Degree

The duration of study to receive a PhD Degree is six semesters (minimum). The program involves both taught courses and a thesis adding up to total of 40 Credit hours taken as follows:

  • Departmental Elective Courses: 18 credits
  • Thesis: 22 credits

The PhD program requirements also include the publication of one international journal paper or two international conference papers on topics related to the PhD thesis.