Faculty of Engineering and IT

Vision

To become an integral and dynamic partner in the long-term economic, social and environmental development strategies for the region.

Mission

To provide world-class cutting-edge education and research with focus on regional needs while remaining internationally relevant.

Objectives

  1. Conduct world-class research to improve performance and productivity of organisations, nationally and regionally
  2. Foster a long-term relationship with industry based on mutual interests and benefits
  3. Work collaboratively with industry on joint projects to produce cost-effective solutions to their local needs
  4. Establish forums and networks to facilitate knowledge sharing and exchange among academics and industrialists
  5. Play a leading role in the implementation of research findings into local and regional organisations
  6. Play a leading role in identifying, planning and conducting research agendas nationally and regionally
  7. Provide both the public and private sectors with high-quality services, i.e. consultancy and continuous professional development training programmes
  8. Disseminate research findings and the latest advances in engineering & IT and innovation through
  9. Running national and international conferences.

The Faculty of Engineering and IT offers Bachelors, Masters and PhDs in engineering and computer science programmes

Bachelor degrees:

  1. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science – Artificial Intelligence
  2. Bachelor of Science in Computer Science – Software Engineering
  3. Bachelor of Science in Electro-Mechanical Engineering

Master degrees:

  1. Master of Science in Sustainable Design of the Built Environment
  2. Master of Science in Engineering Management
  3. Master of Science in Structural Engineering
  4. Master of Architecture
  5. Master of Science in Informatics
  6. Master of Science in Information Technology Management

PhD degrees:

  1. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Architecture and Sustainable Built Environment
  2. Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science

In collaboration with the University of Edinburgh, the University of Glasgow, and the University of Manchester, degrees are awarded by BUiD according to standards set by the CAA, with strategic guidance from the UK counterparts.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Architecture and Sustainable Built Environment

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Architecture and Sustainable Built Environment The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Architecture and Sustainable Built Environment meets an important need in skill and knowledge in the increasingly important area of environmentally responsive design. Operation, energy and policy requirements with sustainable and environmentally conscious practices are becoming […]

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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science BUiD’s Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Computer Science provides resources and space for students to grow intellectually and be able to undertake research in a computer science related area, which is crucial both for continued economic prosperity in the region and for students’ own […]

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Master of Architecture

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Master of Architecture There is a significant worldwide demand for architects who have up-to-date knowledge of architectural principles coupled with the drive for the design of a more sustainable built environment. A professional architect can design all of the systems that are necessary in a building for occupants to carry out […]

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Master Degree in Building Services Engineering

Why study Master Degree in Building Services Engineering BUiD’s Master Degree in Building Services Engineering combines analytical skills with knowledge and is primarily directed towards engineers who are looking to pursue more challenging and advanced roles in their organisations. The programme is suitable for both junior and middle-level engineers from relevant disciplines, including Mechanical, Industrial, […]

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Master of Science in Engineering Management

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Master Degree in Engineering Management The MSc. in Engineering Management provides the students with a detailed understanding of engineering management theories, methods, practices and the principles of managing corporations & individuals. Students will be able to apply analytical methods and techniques to the management process and enterprise as a system. Also, […]

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Master of Science in Informatics

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Master Degree in Informatics The Master of Science in Informatics aims to provide students with a comprehensive grounding in key techniques of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data analysis. The Masters in Informatics (Knowledge and Data Management) is a novel programme that qualifies students to undertake tasks that require researching data, using […]

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Master of Science in Information Technology Management

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Master Degree in Information Technology Management The Master of Science in Information Technology Management aims to produce hybrid managers who can effectively align business and IT strategies. Graduates will have the necessary competence to successfully manage IT projects as well as teams of IT developers, thus accelerating and streamlining the development […]

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Master of Science in Structural Engineering

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Master Degree in Structural Engineering A structural engineer is directly responsible for the structural integrity, strength, economy, and sustainability of a building or structure. It makes structural engineering one of the most central of engineering programmes. BUiD’s Master of Science in Structural Engineering is a state-of-the-art programme that encompasses the latest […]

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Master of Science in Sustainable Design of the Built Environment

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Master Degree in Sustainable Design of the Built Environment Climate change and its impacts are an immediate global environmental concern. The built environment is a major contributor to carbon emissions and depletion of resources. In addition, the indoor environment within buildings has a major impact on the health, well-being and productivity […]

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science – Artificial Intelligence

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Bachelor Degree in Artificial Intelligence The Bachelor Degree in(Bsc.) Computer Science – Artificial Intelligence (AI) provides you the knowledge to build systems that have intelligent behaviour. There are two main directions of research which are followed in the bachelor degree of Artificial Intelligence. One is to enable students to comprehend natural […]

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Bachelor of Science in Electro-Mechanical Engineering

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Bachelor Degree in Electro-Mechanical Engineering BUiD’s Bachelor Degree in(BSc.) Electro-Mechanical Engineering addresses the needs of the region in the industrial, manufacturing, airline, shipping, service and governmental sector. Graduates of this programme will be equipped with a wide set of relevant knowledge and skills preparing them for an employment market with very […]

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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science – Software Engineering

ENQUIRE NOW Why study Bachelor Degree in Software Engineering Studying Bachelor Degree in (BSc.) Computer Science – Software Engineering teaches students how to write good software and give you the engineering skills needed to meet requirements such as reliability, maintainability, usability and cost-effectiveness. BUiD’s programme helps develop a thorough understanding of the theoretical and practical […]

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Faculty of Engineering and IT

 Engineering    Professor Abdullah Alshamsi Vice Chancellor of The British University in Dubai     Professor Bassam AbuHijleh Dean and Head of Programmes (MSc SDBE  / PhD ASBE)    Professor Abid Abu Tair Head of Structural Engineering Programme, MSc      Professor Alaa Ameer Head of  Programme ( MSc Engineering Management / BSc Electro-mechanical)     Professor Hanan […]

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