Program Educational Objectives and Student Outcomes

Program Educational Objectives

Graduates of the IE program at College of Engineering, King Khalid University should be able to:


Lead in providing innovative Industrial Engineering solutions that meet different market needs.


Address social and ethical issues in the Industrial Engineering field to ensure economic and safe environment for everyone.


Demonstrate professional competencies such as excellent communication skills and productive teamwork.


Pursue further studies in the field of Industrial Engineering or similar disciplines and engage in life-long learning.

Student Outcomes

(a) an ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering

(b) an ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data

(c) an ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability

(d) an ability to function on multidisciplinary teams

(e) an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems

(f) an understanding of professional and ethical responsibility

(g) an ability to communicate effectively

(h) the broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context

(i) a recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning

(j) a knowledge of contemporary issues

(k) an ability to use the techniques, skills, and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice.