University for Science & Technology, MUST, was established
in 1996, laying the foundation of what was to become a large,
independent university. The university offers its students
education of high quality and an opportunity to develop their
individual intellectual abilities and skills.
College of Business and Economics, provides an environment
in which each student counts and in which college members
know students by name. The close attention paid to each individual
student is indeed a distinctive feature of the college.
philosophy of the college is based on the convection that
intellectual and social interaction between students and
their teachers is the very essence of education, and can never
be replaced by even the best technical equipment. It is from
this personal relationship that students receive inspiration
and gain self-confidence as their educational progress is
noted and encouraged. The real assets of the college are the
students and their dedication to serious study and the excellence
of its teaching staff. The college members are carefully selected,
not only for the quality of their educational background, but
also for their practical expertise.
its founding, the college has dedicated itself to the encouragement
and active development of international understanding. The
college study programmes are designed with a distinct international
focus. These facts are noted from the courses taught. The
college curricula include international accounting system,
international trade, and international economic impacts. The
college students who are presently enrolled come from different
countries—a fact which provides an invaluable opportunity to study together and share experiences with students
from many different nationalities and cultural backgrounds
and forming, in addition, lifelong relationships.
initiative is encouraged. The college prepares students thoroughly
for professional careers and professionalism as well as the
development of the studenty’s character. The undergraduate
programmes are also devoted to the development of the student’s
ability to think creatively, and to communicate effectively.
reach this end, small classes are formed, allowing maximum
attention to the individual student. Helpful staff provides
assistance with practical matters, such as course selection
and career opportunities through the semester. A variety of
social events are planned; visits to places of industrial,
commercial, cultural and governmental importance are organized.
These events and activities give students a better understanding
of the curriculum studied.
College of Business and Economics applies the “credit
academic year consists of two 16–week semesters and an eight-week
summer session. Full-time students may enroll in seven courses
during a full semester, and up to three courses in the summer
college is known for its flexibility. It provides a broader
and more varied education than other institutions in Egypt
by giving its students three categories of courses:
(a) general courses designed to fulfil the general academic
required courses within their chosen field.
(b) specialized courses in different areas of specialization,
(c) electives, from which students can choose from any discipline
of their interest.
college also provides a system whereby students are continuously
assessed from the beginning of the semester at regular intervals,
in terms of class work and examinations.
instructors, who know each student’s strength and weakness,
assess the student's performance periodically. Thus, students
are always informed of their own progress. Classroom experience,
academic research, and independent studies are augmented by
college members who have a wealth of practical experience.
On campus, the student may participate in an electronic commerce
system measures this progress in terms of credit hours. The
student must earn (165-168 credit hours) to be awared the bachelor’s degree.
however, students attend summer sessions as well, in order
to complete their studies as quickly as possible.
library resources play an important role at the University.
The central library contains textbooks, newspapers, periodicals
and general reference works related to the programmes of study
library is equipped with CD-ROMs and state-of-the-art software
for research and study. Professional librarians help students
use the library and it’s varied technical and adjunct
computer resources for research and other assigned projects.
- Hospital Management
Degrees of Offered
degree in Bachelor of Commerce is granted—by virtue of
the authority vested in the university fields and accredited—by
the Ministry of Higher Education in Egypt, with majoring in
one of the following fields and accredited by:
- Hospital Management
degree of “Bachelor of Business Administration” is awarded
to students who have successfully completed the following
Requirements 21 credit hours
core curriculum is intended to lay a foundation of general
education in the sciences, social sciences and humanities.
It provides the students with the necessary knowledge and
skills needed for the university work in the Arabic literature,
English language and analytical skills. The core curriculum
consists of a total of 21 credits which must be required by any
student to earn a bachelor's degree.
Courses are :
- English : A total of 9 credits which should include composition, critic, reading conversation
and library skills, as well as research paper writing.
- Introduction to Computer Applications (3
- Arabic Literature (3 credits).
- Scientific Thinking (3 credits).
- Humanities (3 credits) (elective
for science major students) or
- Natural Sciences (3 credits)
(elective for non-science majors)
Language I, II, III (9 credits)
Language (3 credits)
Thinking (3 credits)
Psychology (3 credits)
Shared Requirements 66 credit hours
cover a group of curricula, shared by all colleges' students
to give them chance to discover their real tendency in
an early advanced stage. (66 credit hours in the first two
Requirements 72 – 75 credits
college aims at providing the student with a varied, advanced,
specialized group of subjects embodied with all cores of specialized
or chosen by the students themselves.
college assigns one of its academic staff for a certain group
of students to direct and help them in discovering their academic
capabilities and to select the applied subject according to
their capabilities and readiness and to help them in their
social, cultural and emotional life.
Students / Transfer Credits
may transfer to MUST in any semester of their undergraduate
studies. All transfer students who intend to receive a degree
from MUST must complete the last four semesters. Some transfer
students, particularly those in their third and fourth years,
may find it necessary to take additional courses in order
fulfill degree requirements.
are granted for undergraduate work completed with a grade of
“C” or above, provided that they must be applicable to MUST degree programmes.
The total number of transfer credits from any other college or
university are added to the student’s permanent record. However,
only grades in courses taken at MUST are used to compute
the grade point average for fees and tuition estimation.
students who intend to become candidates for a MUST degree
will have their credits evaluated in time for registration
provided all admission procedures must have been completed at least
6 weeks before the date of registration.
admission must have received all documents, original
transcripts, copies of diplomas and certificates before credits
can be evaluated.
show production and management, and seminars give students
the opportunity to work with mentors and develop practical
management skills. It offers the students an excellent practice-oriented
curriculum that will prepare them for exciting careers. It
is aimed to develop the student’s working knowledge and to
help them plan their academic life.