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Programme: Bachelor of Science in International Studies (BSIS) ( ECBE ACCREDITED)

Introduction

The BSIS programme provides students with the conceptual foundations, practical skills and competencies necessary for understanding the dynamics of international business and international relations. This programme prepares graduates for a range of career options in administrative and managerial roles both in government / public sector and private organizations. The BSIS Programme is accredited by the European Council for Business Education.


Degree Facts
  • Students will gain a wide range of transferrable skills relevant to employability and personal development
  • The duration of the programme is three (3) years and one (1) trimester
  • The medium of instruction in all courses is English

Entry Requirements and Fees

- A new student applicant is required to submit all of the following documents together with the completely filled out application form:

  • Original Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent together with an English translation of the transcript and an "A" level certification from the Ministry of Education (MOE);
  • A photocopy of the applicant's passport or at least 2 valid identification cards and 4 copies of recent passport-size photographs;
  • Certificate of good moral character from last school attended and graduated from;
  • If the applicant has taken any Standardized English Test such as: TOEFL score of at least 550 (173 CBT, 61 CBT) or its equivalent in a standardized English language test, such as 5.5 IELTS or other standardized internationally recognized English test approved by the Ministry of Education, the applicant may be exempted from taking the English foundation courses;
  • Official Receipt of the non-refundable application fee; and
  • Student Medical Examination issued by a medical health centre endorsed by the MOE.

- An applicant is required to pass the AMA Placement Test (Oxford Online Placement Test) and the Dean's interview.


Careers

The BSIS programme aims to produce professionals equipped with a sound appreciation of international business in a social, political and environmental business context. Therefore, on completion of the BSIS degree, students are expected to be attractive to employers in both the public and private sectors where business administration skills in an international context are required.

Programme: Bachelor of Science in Business Informatics (BSBI) (ECBE ACCREDITED)

Introduction

The BSBI programme provides in-depth knowledge and skills required to evaluate, implement, use, and manage information systems in organizations. The programme produces graduates with solid business background who understand the role of information systems in improving efficiency and effectiveness of organizations and who are able to bridge the gap between business and information technology area. The BSBI programme is accredited by the European Council for Business Education.


Degree Facts
  • Students will gain a wide range of transferrable skills relevant to employability and personal development
  • The duration of the programme is three (3) years and one (1) trimester
  • The medium of instruction in all courses is English

Entry Requirements and Fees

- A new student applicant is required to submit all of the following documents together with the completely filled out application form:

  • Original Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent together with an English translation of the transcript and an "A" level certification from the Ministry of Education (MOE);
  • A photocopy of the applicant's passport or at least 2 valid identification cards and 4 copies of recent passport-size photographs;
  • Certificate of good moral character from last school attended and graduated from;
  • If the applicant has taken any Standardized English Test such as: TOEFL score of at least 550 (173 CBT, 61 CBT) or its equivalent in a standardized English language test, such as 5.5 IELTS or other standardized internationally recognized English test approved by the Ministry of Education, the applicant may be exempted from taking the English foundation courses;
  • Official Receipt of the non-refundable application fee; and
  • Student Medical Examination issued by a medical health centre endorsed by the MOE.

- An applicant is required to pass the AMA Placement Test (Oxford Online Placement Test) and the Dean's interview.


Careers

The BSBI programme aims to produce business professionals equipped with a sound appreciation of IT and its application in a business context enabling sound administrative and business decision-making in local and global corporate environment. On completion of the degree, students are expected to be attractive to employers in both the public and private sectors where business administration skills in an information technology environment are required. In addition, the programme can lead graduates for postgraduate degrees in business.

Programme: Master of Business Administration (MBA) (ECBE ACCREDITED)

Introduction

The MBA programme is an advanced business education which provides learning experience that incorporates functional areas in accounting, finance, marketing, and management to become effective managers and leaders of business organizations in a globally competitive and complex business environment. The MBA programme is accredited by the ECBE.


Degree Facts
  • Graduate students will gain a wide range of high-order thinking skills and transferrable skills relevant to business administration, employability, and personal development
  • The duration of the programme is two (2) years
  • The medium of instruction in all courses is English
  • The number of credits require to graduate is 42 units

Entry Requirements and Fees

- A new student applicant is required to submit all of the following documents together with the completely filled out application form:

  • Original Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent together with an English translation of the transcript and/or an 'A' Level Certification;
  • Official Transcript of Record for Bachelor Degree or its equivalent, together with an English translation of the transcripts required. Rules and regulations of HEC-Bahrain regarding the authentication of foreign certificates and/or private school certificates are to be applied when necessary;
  • Four (4) recent passport-size photographs;
  • The applicant should also submit two (2) recommendation letters;
  • A certificate of at least two-year work experience;
  • A photocopy of the applicant's passport and/or CPR or at least 2 valid ID cards;
  • Official Receipt of the non-refundable application fee; and
  • Student Medical Examination issued by a medical health centre endorsed by MOE.

- For business graduates with a GPA equivalent of at least 2.25 (B-), the applicant should pass the MBA Admission Test, otherwise he/she shall register in pre-MBA courses.

- Applicants who are business graduates with a GPA below 2.25 (B-) and all non-business graduates are required to register in pre-MBA courses.

- The applicant can also present results in the following for exemption in taking the AMA Placement Test (Oxford Online Placement Test): GMAT of 580, GRE of 150, TOEFL of 550 (80iBT), and IELTS of 6.5; and

- The applicant should pass the committee interview.


Careers

The graduates of MBA programme can pursue careers as business development manager, business analyst/specialist, hr manager, bank and finance managers, financial advisers, risk and project managers, operations manager or managing their own business as entrepreneurs. In addition, the Programme can lead graduates for postgraduate degrees in business and management (PhD or DBA).

Programme : Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (BSCS) (CAC - ABET ACCREDITED)

Introduction

The BSCS programme involves the understanding of concepts, principles, applications, and technologies of computing. It focuses on the study of data structures and algorithms, computer architecture, operating systems, survey of programming languages and techniques in programming. It includes advanced topics in computing, but not limited to human computer interaction, data mining, enterprise architecture, artificial intelligence, mobile computing and animation in addition to a set of elective courses. AMAIUB is proud to be the first private university having an ABET-accredited BSCS programme in Bahrain.


Degree Facts
  • The programme prepares the students who aspire for a professional career, to be outstanding and efficient actors in the fields of Computer Science.
  • Moreover the programme emphasis on hands-on approaches that combine academic excellence, practical knowledge, professional certifications and research in an innovative way enabling student to perform broad panoply of CS and IT tasks with high competence.
  • It provides students with concepts and theories in programming, Internet and data communications, digital design, databases, data structures, system analysis and design and algorithm analysis, project management and design and practices in computing.
  • It further equips students to practice skills in programming, database design, system and mobile applications development and mobile programming.
  • It provides a range of transferable skills that prepare students for work.
  • It requires students to complete 198 credits.
  • The courses in the curriculum are taught in English.

Entry Requirements and Fees

- A new student applicant is required to submit all of the following documents together with the completely filled out application form:

  • Original Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent together with an English translation of the transcript and an "A" level certification from the Ministry of Education (MOE);
  • A photocopy of the applicant's passport or at least 2 valid identification cards and 4 copies of recent passport-size photographs;
  • Certificate of good moral character from last school attended and graduated from;
  • If the applicant has taken any Standardized English Test such as: TOEFL score of at least 550 (173 CBT, 61 CBT) or its equivalent in a standardized English language test, such as 5.5 IELTS or other standardized internationally recognized English test approved by the Ministry of Education, the applicant may be exempted from taking the English foundation courses;
  • Official Receipt of the non-refundable application fee; and
  • Student Medical Examination issued by a medical health centre endorsed by the MOE.

- An applicant is required to pass the AMA Placement Test (Oxford Online Placement Test) and the Dean's interview.


Careers

The BSCS graduates can have work after graduation along programming, database design and management, networking, web development, multimedia development, computer graphics and animation, mobile applications development and project management. In addition, the programme can lead graduates for postgraduate degrees in computing.

Programme : Bachelor of Science in Mechatronics Engineering (BSME) (EAC - ABET ACCREDITED)

Introduction

The BSME programme combines mechanical, electronic, electrical, and computer engineering. It is an interdisciplinary scientific area focusing on the study and design of intelligent programmable systems from an engineering perspective and looks into the design, development and controlling of advanced hybrid systems. The programme intends to produce graduates who can practice as successful mechatronics engineers for the advancement of society and promote professionalism in mechatronics engineering practice. The BSME programme is an ABET accredited programme. The programme obtained accreditation for six years (from 2015-2021) plus two years retroactive (from 2013). These are the maximum accreditation durations that can be possibly obtained by a programme.


Degree Facts
  • Students will gain a wide range of transferable skills relevant to employ ability and personal development
  • The duration of the programme is three (3) years
  • The medium of instruction in all courses is English
  • The number of credits required to graduate is 204 units

Entry Requirements and Fees

- A new student applicant is required to submit all of the following documents together with the completely filled out application form:

  • Original Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent together with an English translation of the transcript and an "A" level certification from the Ministry of Education (MOE);
  • A photocopy of the applicant's passport or at least 2 valid identification cards and 4 copies of recent passport-size photographs;
  • Certificate of good moral character from last school attended and graduated from;
  • If the applicant has taken any Standardized English Test such as: TOEFL score of at least 550 (173 CBT, 61 CBT) or its equivalent in a standardized English language test, such as 5.5 IELTS or other standardized internationally recognized English test approved by the Ministry of Education, the applicant may be exempted from taking the English foundation courses;
  • Official Receipt of the non-refundable application fee; and
  • Student Medical Examination issued by a medical health centre endorsed by the MOE.

- An applicant is required to pass the AMA Placement Test (Oxford Online Placement Test) and the Dean's interview.


Careers

The BSME graduates of can pursue a career as production engineer, instrumentation engineer, production/manufacturing supervisor, PLC Programmer, design Engineer, vocational instructor/trainer; laboratory engineer, maintenance supervisor, or sales engineer. In addition, the programme can lead graduates for postgraduate degrees in engineering.

Programme : Bachelor of Science in Informatics Engineering (BSIE) (EAC - ABET ACCREDITED)

Introduction

The BSIE programme combines Information Technology (IT) with engineering concepts which provides intensive academic and practical education, which is attuned to the demand of today's industries. This programme contains competencies and skills in computer, mechanical, electrical engineering and electronics and communications. The BSIE programme is an ABET accredited programme. The programme obtained accreditation for six years (from 2015-2021) plus two years retroactive (from 2013). These are the maximum accreditation durations that can be possibly obtained by a programme.


Degree Facts
  • Students will gain a wide range of transferable skills relevant to employ ability and personal development
  • The duration of the programme is three (4) years
  • The medium of instruction in all courses is English
  • The number of credits required to graduate is 204 units

Entry Requirements and Fees

- A new student applicant is required to submit all of the following documents together with the completely filled out application form:

  • Original Secondary School Certificate or its equivalent together with an English translation of the transcript and an "A" level certification from the Ministry of Education (MOE);
  • A photocopy of the applicant's passport or at least 2 valid identification cards and 4 copies of recent passport-size photographs;
  • Certificate of good moral character from last school attended and graduated from;
  • If the applicant has taken any Standardized English Test such as: TOEFL score of at least 550 (173 CBT, 61 CBT) or its equivalent in a standardized English language test, such as 5.5 IELTS or other standardized internationally recognized English test approved by the Ministry of Education, the applicant may be exempted from taking the English foundation courses;
  • Official Receipt of the non-refundable application fee; and
  • Student Medical Examination issued by a medical health centre endorsed by the MOE.

- An applicant is required to pass the AMA Placement Test (Oxford Online Placement Test) and the Dean's interview.


Careers

The BSIE graduates can pursue a career as network engineer, control engineer, network analyst/administrator, production engineer, systems developer, computer/software engineer, sales engineer, or technical instructor/trainer. In addition, the programme can lead graduates for postgraduate degrees in engineering.