American University of Sharjah
American University of Sharjah

American University of Sharjah

Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering

Studying for a computer engineering degree at AUS can prove to be an extremely rewarding experience for a student.

Our department is committed to excellence in teaching and quality research, and its highly qualified faculty members hold terminal degrees from some of the world's most prestigious universities as well as work experience with leading industrial firms.

Throughout the course, you will be prepared for a wide range of technical positions in business and government service, research, development and higher education.

This internationally accredited computer engineering degree program also includes university requirements and core requirements for all students. Additionally, technical and free elective courses must be completed. A summer internship experience at a national or international establishment is an essential part of the course, as is a senior project accomplished over two semesters.

Required Credit Hours: minimum 140 hours


Accredited by the Commission for Academic Accreditation
Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET in the United States
Accredited by the Ministry of Education's Higher Education Affairs Division in the United Arab Emirates

Career Options

Ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering

Ability to design and conduct experiments as well as to analyze and interpret data

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

Ability to function on multidisciplinary teams