- Announcements -
Dr. Israa Omran, Assistant Professor of Computer Science at GUST, participated and presented a paper entitled “A Case Study in Leveraging Cloud Services to Spark Innovation, Privacy and Security in Kuwaiti Hospitals” at the Fifth International Conference on Digital Information Processing and Communications (ICDIPC2015) in Switzerland.
The conference was arranged by the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland, in Sierre. The ICDIPC2015 Conference covered a... Read moreOct 18, 2015
Anwar al Haji, Junior Retention Coordinator at the GUST Student Success Center (SSC), received an Academic Advisor Certification from the National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) after her participation in the Academic Advising Summer Institute 2015 Program, from July 26 to August 1, held in Colorado Springs, Denver, USA.
The program focused on training academic advisors to pursue their role effectively as it is the only structured service on campus in which all... Read moreSep 28, 2015
Dr. Omar AlShehabi, the Director of the Gulf Center for the Development Policies, and Assistant Professor in the Economics & Finance Department at GUST, was awarded the Carnegie Corporation Centennial Visiting Fellowship based at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hilll. Dr. AlShehabi will be spending Fall 2015 semester in the Middle East Center at UNC Chapel Hill researching the socio-economic evolution of developing countries with high per-capita oil income, including the GCC... Read moreSep 21, 2015
Gulf University for Science and Technology mourns the loss of Dr. Ahmed El-Galfy, Assistant Professor in the Accounting Department.
Dr. El-Galfy was a member of the GUST family for over eight years, dedicated to his work and his students. We have always appreciated his knowledge and expertise.
Our prayers and thoughts go out to his family during this difficult time. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him.Sep 14, 2015
GUST signed a Memorandum of Cooperation (MOC) with Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait (ABK) today at the university’s premises, with the intention to expand the current form of collaboration between GUST and ABK in the academic and the practical areas.
The MOC will give ABK the chance to become more involved with the students through the sponsorships, internships, and the supporting of the recruitment of GUST’s high-potential graduates. Stemming out to GUST faculty, the MOC will be supporting ABK... Read moreSep 09, 2015
GUST announced today the appointment of Professor Antonis Simintiras as the new Director of the Masters of Business Administration (MBA) program.
Professor Simintiras joins GUST after nearly 15 years at the Swansea University, UK, where he held several important posts including that of the Dean of the Business School, Director of the Consumer Confidence Research Center, Deputy Dean for Internationalization, and Director of the MBA and Executive MBA Programs. Simintiras is also a... Read moreSep 01, 2015
GUST announced today the names of the three students who have been awarded the GUST Postgraduate Scholarship by the university to pursue their masters and doctoral degrees in the United States. This scholarship is the only one of its kind offered by a private university in Kuwait.
The three scholarship recipients Mohammad Al Muraikhi, a Finance major who will continue his studies at George Washington University; Buthainah Al Refaie, a Journalism major who will continue her studies... Read moreJul 05, 2015
Dear Students, Staff and Faculty,
Welcome to GT Online, formerly known as GUST Times. With the ever-evolving digital age, we decided to ride the tide and become paperless. But, don’t fret. This move is actually, as it always is, for the better.
Change, no matter how uncomfortable or different, is good. And with our new digital format, we will actually be more visible and accessible for you and your stories. From events, announcements, and features, we will be keeping you up-to-... Read moreSep 13, 2015