- Events -

  • Kuwait City, June 3rd, 2017: GUST men’s football team attended and won 1st at the 2017 Belgrade International University Sports Tournament (BeST) in Belgrade, Serbia. The tournament brought together 17 different universities from across Europe, Russia, Asia, and the Middle East to compete at an international level, experience different cultures, and forge international friendships.

    The BeST tournaments have been taking place every year in... Read more

    Jun 03, 2017
  • Gulf University for Science and Technology’s (GUST) College of Business Administration hosted an award ceremony this week honoring 30 of their top students. The ceremony was attended by Vice President of Academic Services, Dr. Sabah Al-Quaddoumi, Dean of the College, Professor Antonis Simintiras, the College’s department heads, faculty, students, and their parents.

    The ceremony awarded 30 students for maintaining a GPA of 3.7 and above, and have completed at least 75 credits.... Read more

    May 02, 2017
  • Gulf University for Science and Technology has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kuwait Finance House (KFH). This agreement comes in efforts to further provide a framework for cooperation and coordination, while boosting a constructive connection between the two organizations.

    AVP for Planning and Development at GUST, Eng. Paul Zalloua, and Group Chief Human Resources Office at KFH, Frederick Carstens, signed the MoU at KFH headquarters in presence of VP for Academic... Read more

    Apr 20, 2017
  • Gulf University for Science and Technology announced this week that it has just received its fifth international accreditation, this time for its Mass Communication and Media (MCM) Department from the American Communications Association (ACA), at a press conference on its campus in West Mishref. 


    Accreditation not only confirms the strength of the program to potential employers, but also distinguishes GUST as a respected, leading institution in the region and beyond. In... Read more

    Apr 24, 2017
  • GUST students won third place at the Microsoft Image Cup 2017, a high profile technology competition that offers students a platform to showcase their skills, talents, and innovative ideas in developing original software applications.  The event witnessed an intensive competition between participating university students from GUST, AUM, AUK, and AOU. Team ‘Beyond Sight’, from GUST, won for their project ‘E-Accessibilty System’, which created a system for students with special needs to help... Read more

    Apr 20, 2017
  • GUST's College of Arts and Sciences hosted an award ceremony this week honoring 66 of their top students, who were inducted into the College’s Dean’s List. The ceremony was attended by the Dean of the College, Dr. Ali Ansari, the College’s department heads, faculty, students, and their parents.


    The ceremony awarded 66 students, who have been inducted into the Dean’s List for maintaining a GPA of 3.5 and above. Congratulations to Alia Mohamed Attia, Razan Sifan, Deima Judah-Al... Read more

    Apr 16, 2017
  • Gulf University for Science and Technology (GUST) launched the Third edition of its Annual GUST English Language and Literature (GELL) conference, which is organized by its English Department, and sponsored by GUST, the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS), and That Al Salasil.

    Carrying the theme “Translingualism”, which defines words and other aspects that are relevant in more than one language, the conference is taking place on GUST’s campus. Leading the event are... Read more

    Apr 17, 2017
  • Gulf University for Science and Technology’s (GUST) Global Studies Center (GSC) today announces that it hosted a lecture led by Dr. Philippe Pétrait for students and the general public, entitled “Kuwait in the Middle East Before Oil: A History of Overland Trade from and to Kuwait”.  The lecture, organized in coordination with CEFAS (Centre Français d'Archeologie et de Sciences Sociales – French Center for Archaeology and Social Sciences and took place on its campus.


    Dr.... Read more

    Apr 12, 2017
  • His Excellency, Lawrence Silverman, Ambassador of the United States of America, was on campus to meet with GUST President, Professor Donald Bates, and Assistant VP for Planning & Development, Paul Zalloua. Embassy delegates and university representatives discussed opportunities for future collaborations in the fields of education, scientific research, and the improving ties between GUST and US universities.

    Apr 11, 2017
  • GUST today announced its first ever Student Research Symposium, entitled: Themes, Challenges and Perspectives in the Humanities and Social Sciences, on its campus. The symposium served as a showcase for undergraduates to present research they conducted in the field of humanities and social sciences, which also provided students with the opportunity to experience a professional academic conference. 


    Twenty-three students from different majors presented their research at the... Read more

    Apr 11, 2017