American University of Beirut (AUB): Majors


Established in 1866, AUB has, for 150 years, served as one of the region’s premier higher education institutions. The University today offers over 130 programs leading to the Bachelor’s, Master’s and MD degrees, in addition to select PhD programs. With a multinational and diversified student body of around 8,500 students, AUB provides an ideal environment for intellectual and cultural growth. Tolerance, respect and inclusiveness are the principles on which the AUB community thrives.

Majors and Programs 
Program Degree Faculty
Agribusiness BS FAFS
Agriculture BS FAFS
Agricultural Economics MS FAFS
Animal Science MS FAFS
Anthropology MA FAS
Applied Energy ME FEA
Applied Math BABS FAS
Arab and Middle Eastern History PhD FAS
Arab and Middle Eastern Studies MA FAS
Arabic Language and Literature BAMA,PhD FAS
Archeology BAMA FAS
Architecture BArch FEA
Art History BA FAS
Biochemistry MS FM
Biology BSMS FAS
Biomedical Engineering MSPhD
Biomedical Sciences PhD FM
Business Administration BBAMBA OSB
Cell and Molecular Biology PhD FAS
Chemical Engineering BEBS,MEMS FEA
Chemistry BSMS FAS
Civil Engineering BEME,PhD FEA
Clinical Psychology MA FAS
Computational Science MS FAS
Computer and Communications Engineering BEN FEA
Computer Science BSMS FAS
Construction Engineering BS FEA
Economics BAMA
Eco-system Management MSES FAFS
Education MA FAS
Education/Elementary BA FAS
Educational Management and Leadership Diplomas DIPLM FAS
Electrical and Computer Engineering BEME,PhD FEA
Energy Studies MS DUIP
Engineering Management ME FEA
English Language BAMA FAS
English Literature BAMA FAS
Environmental and Water Resources Engineering MEPhD FEA
Environmental Health BSMS FHS
Environmental Policy Planning MS FAS
Environmental Sciences MS DUIP
Environmental Technology MS FEA
Epidemiology MS FHS
Executive Master of Business Administration EMBA OSB
Financial Economics MA FAS
Finance MS OSB
Food Science and Management BS FAFS
Food Security MS,DIPLM FAFS
Food Technology MS FAFS
Geology BSMS FAS
Graphic Design BFA FEA
History BAMA FAS
Human Morphology MS FM
Human Resource Management MS OSB
Industrial Engineering BEN FEA
Irrigation MS FAFS
Islamic Studies MA FAS
Landscape Architecture BLA FAFS
Mathematics BABS,MAMS FAS
Mechanical Engineering BEME,PhD FEA
Media and Communication BADIPLM FAS
Media Studies MA FAS
Medical Audiology Sciences BS FHS
Medical Imaging Sciences BS FHS
Medical Laboratory Sciences BS FHS
Medicine MD FM
Microbiology and Immunology MS FM
Neuroscience MS FM
Nursing BSMS FM
Nutrition MS FAFS
Nutrition and Dietetics BS FAFS
Nutrition and Dietetics - Coordinated BS FAFS
Orthodontics MS FM
Petroleum Studies BS FAS
Pharmacology and Therapeutics MS FM
Philosophy BAMA FAS
Physics BSMS FAS
Physiology MS FM
Plant Protection MS FAFS
Plant Science MS FAFS
Political Studies BAMA FAS
Population Health MS FHS
Poultry Science MS FAFS
Psychology BAMA FAS
Public Administration BAMA FAS
Public Health MPH FHS
Public Policy and International Affairs MA DUIP
Rural Community Development MS FAFS
Sociology MA FAS
Sociology-Anthropology BA FAS
Statistics BABS FAS
Studio Arts BA FAS
Special Education DIPLM FAS
Teaching Diploma (Teaching of Arabic, Health Education, Elementary Education, Informatics Education, Mathematics Education, Science Education, Teaching of Social Studies, Teaching of English as a foreign language) TD FAS
Theoretical Physics PhD FAS
Transnational American Studies MA FAS
Urban Design MUD FEA
Urban Planning and Policy MUPP FEA