Study Abroad at MSFEA

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Spend a semester abroad at the region’s most forward-looking engineering and design school

The Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture (MSFEA) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) is situated on the shores of the Mediterranean, in the heart of Beirut,  and has at its doorstep the challenges of the Global South. 

The context of Lebanon and the region inspires our award-winning faculty to research solutions to some of the world’s most difficult and meaningful problems—whether post-war reconstruction, managing chronic water scarcity, food production for a heating planet, low-energy buildings, or restoring privacy in a hyper-connected world. Make one of these challenges your own as a study abroad student at MSFEA. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

AUB is a globally connected university that welcomes international students from over 75 countries and encourages all its students to take ad​vantage of opportunities to study abroad; encouraging and enabling them to gain a global perspective and to enjoy an enriching academic experience.​​​​​​​


​​​​​​Int​​er​​national​​​ students​ at AUB come from 86 countries​

​Student ratio at AUB: 54.5% Female ​ 45.5% Male​

81 visiting stu​dents at AUB came from 52 universities in 10 countries
​57 exchange students came from 25 universities in 10 countries​​

​277 AUB students studied abroad at 55 universities in 20 countries

More on the Office of International Programs​ page