American University of Science and Technology Rankings

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Rank Ranking
#5833 of 14,131 In the World
#2157 of 5,830 In Asia
#9 of 35 In Lebanon
#6 of 20 In Beirut

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
5,513
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Master
Website
aust.edu.lb
Languages
English;French

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Academic CalendarSemesters
Enrollment5,513
Full time employee250
Student:staff ratio22:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
195
Citations
1,619

American University of Science and Technology majors

by publication & citation count

Computer Science
74 / 626
Engineering
54 / 229
Medicine
44 / 265
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
33 / 323
Biology
27 / 775
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
21 / 119
Business
14 / 24
Psychology
14 / 58
Mathematics
13 / 39
Cyber Security
11 / 70
Demography
10 / 238
Blockchain and Cryptography
10 / 37
Art & Design
9 / 88
Physical Therapy
8 / 42
Communications and Public Relations
8 / 31
Automation and Control engineering
8 / 22
Chemistry
8 / 104
Computer Vision
7 / 31
Sports Medicine
7 / 41
Human-Computer Interaction
7 / 70
Electronic Engineering
7 / 16
Computational Linguistics
7 / 47
Library and Information science
6 / 6
Renewable Energy Engineering
6 / 24
Computer Networking
6 / 28
Occupational Therapy
5 / 14
Management Information Systems
5 / 4
Genetics
5 / 236
Public Health
4 / 14
Family medicine
4 / 9
Sociology
4 / 23
Environmental Science
4 / 25
Economics
4 / 64
Biochemistry
4 / 60
Machine Learning
4 / 33
Structural Engineering
4 / 14
Biomedical Engineering
4 / 21
Telecommunications
3 / 20
Data Science
3 / 8
Bioinformatics and Computational biology
3 / 275

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
2007 3 1
2008 11 5
2009 9 12
2010 7 20
2011 6 37
2012 17 50
2013 18 43
2014 19 58
2015 27 146
2016 21 141
2017 17 193
2018 20 216
2019 32 324
2020 20 407
2021 19 569

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $6,250$3,750
International students $6,250$3,750

The American University of Science and Technology has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics ++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT +++
Maths | Natural Sciences +++
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Advertising and Publicity, Banking, Biomedical Engineering, Business Administration, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Engineering, English, Fashion Design, Finance, Fine Arts, Food Science, Forensic Medicine and Dentistry, Graphic Design, Hotel and Restaurant, Human Resources, Information Management, Information Technology, Interior Design, International Business, International Relations and Diplomacy, Journalism, Laboratory Techniques, Management, Marketing, Mass Communication, Medical Technology, Nursing, Nutrition, Optics, Pharmacy, Public Relations, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Radiology, Telecommunications Engineering, Translation and Interpretation
Teaching Diploma Business Education, Computer Education, Foreign Languages Education, Humanities and Social Science Education, Mathematics Education, Native Language Education, Science Education
Master's Degree Accountancy, Art Management, Biomedical Engineering, Biotechnology, Business Administration, Communication Arts, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Design, Economics, Electronic Engineering, Finance, Human Resources, Information Management, Information Technology, Insurance, Management, Marketing, Optics, Optometry, Telecommunications Engineering, Toxicology

Notable alumni

  1. Layal Abboud

    Layal Abboud
    Born in
    Lebanon Flag Lebanon
    Years
    1982-.. (age 40)
    Enrolled in the American University of Science and Technology
    Studied in 2007-2008
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Layal Mounir Abboud is a Lebanese pop singer, folk music entertainer, sound-lyric poet, concert dancer, fit model and Muslim humanitarian.

  2. Jenan Moussa

    Jenan Moussa
    Born in
    Lebanon Flag Lebanon
    Years
    1984-.. (age 38)
    Occupations
    reporterjournalist
    Biography

    Jenan Moussa is an investigative reporter of the Dubai based Al Aan TV network.

General info

Alternative names AUST
الجامعة الأميركية للعلوم والتكنولوجيا
Founded 1989
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education; Evalag (Evaluation Agency Baden-Württemberg, Germany)
Motto Commitment to Excellence
Colors blue, white
Academic structure Faculty of Arts and Sciences
Faculty of Business and Economics
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Health Sciences

Location and Contacts

Address Alfred Naccahe Avenue, Achrafieh
Beirut, Beirut, 16-6452
Lebanon
City population 361,000
Phone +961 (1) 218 716
Fax +961 (1) 339 302

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