- Events -

  • Gulf University for Science and Technology hosted the Kuwait Foundation for Advancement of Sciences (KFAS) for a workshop on Entrepreneurial Education on Wednesday on its campus. The workshop, “Student Workshop on Entrepreneurial Education”, aims at providing students with the core of entrepreneurship and help them develop their skills in this regard.

    The workshop, which comes as part of a three-day conference, was led by Dr. Nagwa Ibrahim, Associate Professor of Practice and... Read more

    Apr 27, 2016
  • Dr. Mauricio Duarte and Dr. Angela Gonzalez Echeverry organized an event to introduce and commemorate one of the most important Spanish writers in history, Cervantes. The tribute entailed readings of Cervantes’ most famous works, including Don Quichote, by faculty as well as students of SPAN 101 and 102. There were segments to speak about Cervantes’ contributions to the literary world by representatives of the Spanish Embassy, and by faculty members Dr. Salah Eddine S. Arkadan, Dr. Frederick... Read more

    Apr 24, 2016
  • The College of Business Administration (CBA) held an award ceremony to honor the achievements of its distinguished students with GPAs of 3.7 and above and with an accumulation of no less than 75 credits of the 2015/2016 academic year.

    The ceremony took places on campus and was attended by the VP of Student Affairs, Dr. Sabah Al-Qaddoumi, Acting Dean of the College of Business Administration, Dr. Mohammad Elian, Dr. Khiyar Khiyar and other heads and professors of the CBA departments,... Read more

    Apr 20, 2016
  • GUST held its three day Annual GUST English Language and Literature (GELL) program, sponsored by the Kuwait Foundation for the Advancement of Science (KFAS). Carrying the theme “Language at the Crossroads of Bilingualism, Translation, and Culture”, the workshops took place on GUST’s campus led by internationally renowned academics Professor Michelle Hartman, Professor Jason Rothman, and Alice Guthrie. The event aimed to provide GUST students, staff, and faculty greater exposure to global... Read more

    Apr 21, 2016
  • GUST MBA Program welcomed Dr. Faisal Al-Kazemi, renowned economist, for a seminar on doing business in Kuwait. Dr. Al-Kazemi spoke about the various aspects of the industry in Kuwait, which gave the students some key insights about starting or working in a large business.

    Apr 13, 2016
  • GUST hosted a public conference entitled THE CAUSE, under theme of social responsibility. The conference is a culmination of a year-long student-faculty project involving several public events, prominent community speakers, leading children’s charities, local advertising agencies, and a number of non-profit organizations and partners from across the nation.


    The conference included a special gala ceremony on the evening of April 14 to present the Al-Shakoor Award for... Read more

    Apr 14, 2016
  • Gulf University for Science and Technology’s (GUST) Global Studies Center (GSC) hosted a lecture last week on the 2010 Arab Spring.  The session was led by Mr. Koert Debeuf, a visiting Research Fellow from Oxford University, with a purpose to provide a European frame of reference to the 2010 uprisings against many ruling governments in the Middle East.

    The lecture was attended by a number of foreign ambassadors to Kuwait;  the Ambassador of Belgium to Kuwait, H.E. Andy Detaille, as... Read more

    Apr 13, 2016
  • The student-run Foundation Club organized two fun-filled days for students that included games which focused on honing English and Math skills. The event also hosted Batoul Jammoul, from Atahub Campaign, and Fatmah Al-Mousawi, from Spread the Passion for a seminar.


    For photos of the event, visit the GT Gallery: gusttimes.com/gallery.

    Apr 03, 2016
  • Under the patronage of the Minister of Electricity and Water, Eng. Ahmad Al Jassar, Gulf University for Science & Technology’s College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) honored 54 of its distinguished students with GPAs of 3.5 and above.

    The Awards Ceremony took place on campus and was attended by VP of Academic Affairs, Dr. Salah Al Sharhan, Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, Dr. Ali Ansari, and the heads of CAS departments, as well as the parents and families of the honorary... Read more

    Mar 28, 2016
  • The Human Rights Club organized a seminar discussing the different aspects of women’s rights in Kuwait and the world. Various viewpoints were touched on and the audience was introduced to the mobile app [Wracati] which highlights the different women’s rights documented in the Kuwait constitution to help more women become aware about their rights.

    Mar 29, 2016