AURAK programmes receive ABET accreditation
Two programmes offered by the American University of Ras Al Khaimah has received Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology accreditation.
The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has announced that two of its programmes within its School of Engineering were awarded with ABET accreditation.
Awarded by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET), the accreditation is given to post-secondary academic programmes within the fields of applied science, computing, engineering, and engineering technology.
Commenting on the recent development, Professor Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, AURAK president, shared: "Congratulations to all. This shows that a clear vision and a hard work and commitment always lead to success."
He added: "I also reiterate my sincere thanks to the School of Engineering, especially the dean, Professor Mousa Mohsen, the two department chairs, and the faculty. My thanks and gratitude are also extended to all of those who contributed in one way or another to this wonderful achievement."
The two programmes recognised include the the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering and the Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communication Engineering.
Additionally, the AURAK has unveiled plans to seek ABET accreditation for further programs in the School of Engineering, AACSB accreditation for the School of Business, as well as institutional accreditation from SACSCOC.