American University of Beirut


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American University of Beirut,

at Beirut, Lebanon; English language; chartered by New York State in 1866 as Syrian Protestant College, rechartered 1920 as the American Univ. of Beirut. It has faculties of arts and sciences, health sciences, engineering and architecture, agricultural and food sciences, and medicine. There is an archaeological museum. The university remained operational during most of the protracted civil strife in Beirut. In 1990 it started a joint program of research and development with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on the reconstruction of Lebanon.
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She holds a Master of Engineering degree with Distinction in Civil Engineering from the American University of Beirut, Lebanon, and a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from the University of Bahaman, Lebanon.
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The five students who attended the Student Leadership conference this year were Yara Fouda, Tanta University from Egypt, Zeina Chidiac, American University of Beirut from Lebanon, Gopika Menon, Manipal University from the UAE, Venkatesh Shivram, Jain University from India, and Navya Wadehra, University of Delhi from India.
Summary: The American University of Beirut (AUB) was ranked 235th among 950 universities, according to QS World University Rankings for the school year 2017-2018.
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