Ahlia University Bahrain

At Ahlia University we are proud of our growing reputation as a provider of quality higher education in the Kingdom of Bahrain and the wider Gulf region. The high quality of education at Ahlia University is at the core of everything we do and the reviews by the Quality Assurance Agency continue to recognise the quality of our teaching and learning.

Established in 2001, Ahlia University was the first private University to be licensed by the Government of Bahrain. Right from the start, the founders articulated their vision of a distinctive institution of higher education to ensure that science, humanities, business and education take their rightful place in the building and advancement of our society.

Ahlia University is an autonomous institution, independently chartered, funded and managed by the private sector. All the professional programmes offered by AU are recognised by Bahrain’s Higher Education Council as well as highly reputed and distinguished leading Universities in the UK and USA. The University was amongst the first Bahraini private Universities to be recognized by the Kuwaiti Ministry of Higher Education.

Ahlia University currently consists of five colleges:

  •       COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCE
  •       COLLEGE OF BUSINESS AND FINANCE
  •       COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
  •       COLLEGE OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
  •       COLLEGE OF MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES

Ahlia University offers students throughout the Gulf and internationally, the opportunity to join a truly productive and challenging University to receive a technologically sophisticated education and a highly distinctive liberal arts education. All the courses are taught by leading faculty who possess outstanding academic credentials and have all the relevant practical and professional experience to ensure our students receive a first class education.

Our future is looking very bright. With the building of a state of the art campus underway, further development with our international partners ensuring students have the opportunity to study internationally and the highest quality of teaching and learning, Ahlia University can offer you the opportunity to create your future success with one of the most exciting and growing Universities in the Gulf.

Management and Marketing

  • Bahrain
  • Ahlia University Bahrain
  • 4 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • App Fee 53
  • ID 5702

Management and marketing are two important business disciplines that focus on the planning and application of strategies and techniques. These disciplines are important as regards the utilisation of organisational resources. Professionals in these fields are able to manage their enterprises more efficiently and effectively by identifying and fulfilling clients’ needs and wants

The programme aims to provide students with sufficient knowledge to enable them pursue a career in management or marketing, and /or advanced further study. In order that students are able to accomplish this, the programme seeks to provide students with the analytical skills necessary to apply their knowledge in organisations in which they are employed, to acquaint them with changing techniques and practices in the professional world, to develop their competence in marketing strategies formulation and to enhance their communication skills.

The programme objectives are to produce graduates who:

  • Are able to identify trends, problems and conduct research in the field of management and marketing.
  • Appreciate professional responsibilities of management and marketing tasks.
  • Have analytical skills, creative skills and able to apply management and marketing concepts.
  • Have skills in reflective practice, and life-long learning, and can therefore respond to the dynamic nature of the profession and the changing management and marketing needs of the community.
  • Have the knowledge and expertise to meet the demands of current and future employment by working in a multidisciplinary environment.
  • Possess and practice soft skills such as communication skills, teamwork skills, leadership skills and organisational development skills.

This program achieved full confidence by QQA

$11200 Annual Fees

Mobile and Network Engineering

  • Bahrain
  • Ahlia University Bahrain
  • 4 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • App Fee 53
  • ID 5810

This programme aims to help students to gain knowledge, background , ability , and hands on practice in the area of Mobile and Network Engineering . 

Students are provided with both theoretical and practical knowledge . All practical sessions are taught in dedicated computer engineering and telecommunication engineering hardware laboratories while software-based practicals are taught in a computer lab equipped with modern programming and simulation software(Matlab/Simulink, Pspice, Java Eclipse, Cisco network Tracer).

Assessment is through written theoretical exams and in-lab practical exams. Individual or group projects form part of the assessment in the third and fourth year courses and are evaluated through written and /or oral presentations. 

The first year and a large part of the second year are common to both engineering programmes, the third and fourth years are more programme-specific and include specialisation courses and the final project in addition to four elective courses including the two Cisco professional courses (CCNP-1 and CCNP-2). 

The program is a four year full time Bachelor degree with a total of 134 Credit Hours, these credits include a graduation project and the medium of instruction is 100% English. 

$11200 Annual Fees

Management Information Systems

  • Bahrain
  • Ahlia University Bahrain
  • 4 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • App Fee 53
  • ID 5811

The programme aims to prepare graduates for meeting the informational challenges of the 21st Century enterprise in the information age. The programme focuses on providing students with the required knowledge and skills in the areas of business information and information technology that prepares students to pursue a career in business in general and business information system in particular. 

The programme provides the student with the necessary analytical skills which will make them a competent employee in any type of organisations. The programme core skills include system analysis & design, E-commerce, managing enterprise systems, knowledge management, data base management systems, and computer systems. Additionally, other soft skills are also obtainable in this programme including communication skills, presentation skills and teamwork skills. 

$11200 Annual Fees

Communication and Public Relations

  • Bahrain
  • Ahlia University Bahrain
  • 4 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • App Fee 53
  • ID 5812

The Department of Mass Communication and Public Relations aspires to produce highly competent communicators who apply critical thinking to solve public relations issues and demonstrate ethical and professional behaviour. 

Our aim is to nurture students and create socially responsible communication professionals capable of competently employing a broad range of available media and technologies for disseminating messages and images to the outside world. 

The Department enables students to explore media-related issues from a variety of viewpoints with the aim of  establishing a creative thought process which enables both inquiry and critical thinking. 

The programme has identified four broad standards of performance, or Student Learning Outcomes, that prepare students to meet the programme objectives, including:

 

  • Demonstrating understanding of the contemporary concepts, theories and production practice.
  • Using communication as a means of expression
  • Ability to think critically, creatively and independently, ability to carry out media research
  • Ability to create, analyze, edit, and respond to written, spoken, and visual messages in various media formats and contexts
  • Understand professional ethics as well as acquiring practical & technological experiences that are necessary for collecting information from different sources

$11200 Annual Fees

Information Technology

  • Bahrain
  • Ahlia University Bahrain
  • 4 year(s)
  • Bachelor
  • App Fee 53
  • ID 5813

The program is designed to provide students with critical competences and cutting-edge skills of core and modern information technologies needed for their career opportunities or postgraduate education. 

Students will be taught to critically analyze, identify, and solve real-world problems; to design, implement, and evaluate a computer-based system, process, component, or program to meet desired needs; to manage information; to effectively integrate IT-based solutions into the user environment.

The outcome is for students to gain a keen appreciation of, and to demonstrate, professionalism and ethical behavior, including responsible teamwork, creativity and communication skills with professional attitudes, and to prepare them for the complex actual work environment and for life-long learning.

$11200 Annual Fees