Most programs require a high college diploma with passing grades in at least 5 courses. One must be a Grade 12 English course, one Academic or Advanced Mathematics course, and two Science courses. A fifth course can be from a variety of language, arts, or other electives. A minimum average of 60% over all five courses is required to be admitted. All these credits must be obtained from a college that is approved by the State of Qatar.
The College of Engineering Technology is the college of choice for applied engineering and technical education in the region and as a recognized college for excellence, practical applied research and innovation producing professionally, socially, and ethically responsible future community leaders.
Our hands-on, practical projects provide students with meaningful opportunities to discover their passion and build the skills to support it. The college of engineering provides many experiential learning opportunities through a capstone design projects, exposure to industry experience, interdisciplinary Projects, faculty-led researches, and through skills competition teams and clubs.
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Dr. Awni El-Otoom
Professor and Dean
College of Engineering Technology
Greetings from College of Engineering Technology
Engineers, Engineering Technologists, and Engineering Technicians continuously strive to improve the quality of human lives through innovation and improvements. They solve problems through creative thinking and systematic reasoning and development.
State Of The Art Facilities
The College of Engineering Technology and Industrial Trades actively seeks international accreditation for its programs.
Technology Accreditation Canada : www.technologyaccreditation.ca
Canadian Technology Accreditation Board: http://www.ctab.ca/
The College of Engineering is a vibrant community of academic staff, students and staff who are dedicated to engineering education and innovation for the future generation.
College of Engineering Technology FAQ's
There are three semesters available at UDST: the first semester begins in September (Fall); the second begins in January (Winter); and the third begins in May (Spring).
- Chemical Processing Technician
- Electrical Power Systems Technician
- Electrical Engineering Technology
- Mechanical Technician (Industrial Maintenance)
- Process Automation Technician
- Process Automation Engineering Technology
- Telecommunications and Network Technician
- Bachelor of Applied Science – Maintenance Engineering Technology
- Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) - Telecommunication and Network Engineering Technology
- Bachelor of Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) - Chemical and Processing Engineering Technology
Please refer to the college website to get the latest information about the current majors available.
If accepted to a program at the college of engineering, where do students gain their work experience?
All students in their final year must pass a specialized course, which aims to integrate the students' academic studies with practical work experience. Students find work placements within Qatar with the help of a Work Term Coordinator from the University.
Department chairs work as professors who also perform administrative duties. They set the department curriculum, interview potential new professors, manage faculty schedules, settle faculty and student disputes, and sometimes oversee research. In this role, the department chair liaisons between a department and the administration, reporting to the dean.
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