Curriculum and Plan

Preparation Program

The University of Business & Technology’s Preparatory Program begins with non- credited courses specifically designed to improve student's proficiency in English before starting their undergraduate study, as well as to develop and improve student's knowledge of mathematical and analytic techniques through the medium of the English Language. The program also familiarizes students regarding various majors available at the college, with the requirements of undergraduate study, study skills and discipline in all forms. The program is comprised of the following courses:

- Language Levels. By the (English Language Academy "ELA") 

- Pre-Calculus (depending on the placement test)

Newly admitted students are required to take an English placement test to determine his/her language level. Each student will be positioned according to his/her test results on the following list:

Students may be entitled to ELA course exemptions by submitting one of the following options: IBT result of 61/120 IELTS AT result of 6/9 or by passing the ELA placement test with a very high score 59/65 in RW & 55/60 in CM. Students may be exempted from MATH099 by passing the pre-calculus course placement test.

Industrial Engineering Plan

It is of great importance to follow the program plan throughout its different semesters, as it was designed to prepare the students in each stage to completely benefit from the subsequent stages. Additionally, It is crucial for students to meet his/ her academic advisor and follow the study plan of his/ major closely, which would typically include taking the lower level courses in the first and second year, getting as much of the general education as possible, and then moving on to take the major courses and possibly some minor courses. This is a very carefully structured process that students should closely adhere to.