The Department of Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management was established in 2007 and started graduating students from 2010. It offers a B.Sc. program in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM), in addition to an M.Sc. program in Engineering Management. The B.Sc. program offers two options which are the traditional Senior (Capstone) Design Project option, and the unique Co-op in Industry option. In Co-op in Industry option, students spend one full semester in industry and interact and solve real-life engineering problems. The M.Sc. program has three options which are coursework and project in Engineering Management, coursework and project with concentration in Infrastructure and Construction Management, and coursework and thesis in Engineering Management. The B.Sc. and M.Sc. programs are designed to meet the UAE and regional needs with a global vision and standards. The B.Sc. program is the first in the region to be accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology) based on two criteria: Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management. Moreover, the B.Sc. and M.Sc. programs are accredited by the UAE Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.