Most of the faculties at the Islamic University of Lebanon have a special program in preparing seminars in order to transfer knowledge to the student through specialized individuals by shedding light on certain topics that simulate scientific developments, inventions and discoveries. The university has also entered into an agreement with EDC, the Education Development Center (EDC) is a global non-profit organization that offers durable solutions to improve education, promote health and expand economic opportunities. Since 1958, we have been pioneers in designing, implementing and evaluating robust and innovative programs in more than 80 countries around the world.
These seminars contribute to teaching the values of citizenship and strengthening them among students, by reviewing the aspects of development witnessed by the educational system in the field of developing citizenship values, and assisting specialists in developing plans and programs and determining development priorities in the next phase, as well as confirming the principle of partnership between workers in the system Education at various levels on the one hand and between civil and local societies on the other hand, and reviewing and evaluating programs and activities in the field of developing citizenship values; With the aim of developing the goals for which they were set and working to achieve them, strengthening the national dialogue on citizenship, monitoring effective national experiences to benefit from them, and proposing a mechanism for their use in school curricula. The symposium on “Education for the Development of Citizenship Values” represents one of the basic pillars from which the Department of Citizenship Programs will be launched in developing everything that would enhance the culture of citizenship values and strategies for its development among young people. Accordingly, the seminars prepared by the colleges in the last five years.
Organizing the endowments belonging to the Shiite Islamic community by issuing the regulations and instructions required to organize the sect’s affairs and manage its charitable endowments of all kinds and purposes in order to ensure the preservation of their eyes and their proper exploitation and the security of the charitable bodies arrested on them. And take care of its affairs such as approving and adjusting budgets and exchange transactions. And constant endeavor and taking measures aimed at improving the general condition of the sect’s members by:
In 2017, the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at the Islamic University of Lebanon organized a symposium entitled: Launching a Green Economy in Lebanon. The symposium was sponsored by the Lebanese Ministry of Economy and was attended by the Director General of the Ministry of Economy, Professor Alia Abbas, the President of the Islamic University, deans of faculties, heads of scientific departments, professors, interested people from the Faculty of Information and Agriculture at the Lebanese University, and a group of students in the Islamic and Lebanese universities.
In 2018, the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at the Islamic University of Lebanon held a symposium under the title: Emerging Business Opportunities in Light of Technological Changes, under the auspices of the President of the Digital Transformation Network in Lebanon and the President of the Association of Professional Informatics Professor Rabie Baalbaki. The symposium was attended by the Secretary General of the Islamic University in Lebanon, deans, heads of scientific departments, professors, and a crowd of students.
In 2019, the Faculty of Economics and Business Administration at the Islamic University of Lebanon held a symposium under the title: Business Ethics and Social Responsibility. Under the patronage of the President of the Digital Transformation Network in Lebanon and the President of the Association of Professional Informatics Professor Rabie Baalbaki. The symposium was attended by the Secretary General of the Islamic University in Lebanon, deans, heads of scientific departments, professors, and a crowd of students.
In the year 2019, the college’s students participated in the Specialization and Scientific Orientation Exhibition, which was held at the Hadath Complex of the Lebanese University on November 7, 8 and 9. The wide platform dedicated to the college was inaugurated by His Excellency the Minister Muhammad Fneish and the President of the Islamic University Prof. Dina Al-Mawla, and the place of the presentation was divided into two parts, one for the vacation stage and another for the master’s stage.
On April 10, 2019, the Faculty of Engineering at the Lebanese Islamic University organized a seminar under the title: “Public Safety Culture, Education, Implementation and Control” Under the patronage and presence of His Excellency the Minister of Public Works and Transport Mr. Youssef Fenianos, representatives of the Faculties of Engineering and Architecture in Lebanese universities, technical audit offices, engineering consulting and contracting companies, the General Directorate of Urban Planning, as well as the parties concerned with the dissemination and application of this culture, the decree and its components will participate in the workshop.
On 11/15/2017, the Faculty of Tourism Sciences at the Islamic University hosted Mr. Mohamed Zein, Director of Marketing and Sales at Sheraton International Hotels to give a lecture to new students in the field of tourism and travel specialists, and hotel management, highlighting the importance of these specializations and the need for the labor market for holders of these higher degrees and listen to the students ’questions, as the lecture lasted for an hour and a half on Wednesday.
On November 20, 2017, the College hosted Miss Salam Raslan, Director of Personnel Affairs at Radisson Blu International Hotels, and she gave a specialized lecture in the field of human resources management in the tourism and hotel sector, through which she highlighted the labor market need for specialized employees with university degrees. And on the laws that govern the employee’s relationship with the institution, and interacted with students’ questions and inquiries about the various work departments in the institutions.
On 12/18/2017 on the occasion of the glorious holidays and the New Year, students of the Faculty of Tourism Sciences at the Islamic University organized an activity in which they showed their participation in the exhibitions that took place during the year, during which a videotape was shown by the students, in the presence of the university president, Prof. Dina Al-Mawla Mr. Nazih Jamoul, Dr. Hisham Al-Husseini, Ghadi Moqled and Hussein Dhawi, and the president had a speech in which she thanked the students, administration and faculty professors for the efforts made through their participation in the exhibitions organized by the university, and praised their enthusiasm and dedication to the success of the college, and returned everyone near the arrival of the glorious holidays. The year wished them continued health, success and progress.
On 12/20/2018 at the invitation of the Faculty of Tourism Sciences at the Islamic University of Lebanon, the Lebanese Mountain Trail Association visited the college, represented by the director of programs Mrs. Zainab Janbeh, who gave the students a valuable lecture in which she presented the objectives and activities of the association and its impact on tourism in Lebanon, and focused Through it, the importance of sustainable tourism and the definition of Lebanese and foreign tourists. On Lebanese regions and villages that are rarely shed light on, to reveal the distinctive tourist areas that Lebanon contains, reflecting the diversity of flora and fauna in the mountains, participants can choose the duration of participation according to their program and times, and she also explained that students can be used to be local guides in their areas to explain its tourist and archaeological attractions and the heritage of its people.
On 10/01/2018 at the invitation of the Faculty of Tourism Sciences at the Islamic University of Lebanon, Mr. Ramy Mazboudi, the director and founder of the company “The Travel Desk”, attended to the students a lecture in which he presented his practical experiences in the tourism, travel and hotel management sectors, and highlighted his experience In the field of “Entrepreneurship” through establishing and managing his own company, and interacting with students’ questions and inquiries about the job market and how to establish an entrepreneurial private company.
On 09/10/2018 Mrs. Nancy Akiki, Director of Human Resources at Summerland Hotel & Resort Kempinski, gave a scientific lecture. The lecture included a presentation of the role and tasks of the human resources department in the hotel, the criteria used in selecting the human cadre and how to distribute the administrative tasks. It was agreed with Mrs. Akiki and the director of the college to give college students preference to train and work during the next summer at the hotel. In conclusion, Mrs. Akiki answered the students’ questions and inquiries.
On October 16, 2018, Miss Petra Obeid, Head of the Youth and Local Authorities Department at the Lebanese Ministry of Tourism, gave a lecture aimed at educating students and introducing them to the various types of tourism in Lebanon and the role of the Ministry of Tourism in tourism development and marketing. Ms. Obeid briefed the distinguished students on the role of the Ministry of Tourism in developing local tourism, especially rural areas. It also shed light on the importance of alternative tourism and its economic, social and cultural benefits and local communities. A documentary film was also shown documenting the Ministry’s achievements in this field. In conclusion, pamphlets and brochures related to domestic tourism were distributed to students.
On October 28, 2018, the College of Tourism Sciences organized a lecture on the world of aviation given by Captain Sami Shaaban, in which he presented the latest developments in the aviation sector and explained the importance of public safety standards followed in Beirut and the world’s airports. He also acquainted students with the various paths that recent graduates can take in the job market. Captain Sami Shaban answered all students’ questions.
In the year 2019 within the framework of targeted scientific lectures and with the aim of preparing students for the job market, the College of Tourism Sciences organized a scientific lecture given by Mr. Maher Moussa, Director of Human Resources at Lancaster Eden Bay Hotel. The lecture included a presentation of the role and tasks of the human resources department in the hotel, the criteria used in selecting the human cadre and how to distribute the administrative tasks. It was agreed with Mr. Maher and the director of the college to give college students preference to train and work during the upcoming summer at the hotel. In conclusion, Mr. Maher answered the students’ questions and inquiries.
2nd stage of the DEEL 2019 national competition, for IUL students: the training day at Berytech. The Islamic University of Lebanon, a member of DEEL since its inception, continues its commitment to this innovative AUF project. It was thus represented at the committee meeting of March 6 at AUF and mobilized its students for the National DEEL 2019 Competition. 4 teams are preselected for this competition of IUL, and 2 participated in the training on Saturday March 9 at Berytech, on the theme “Thinking of launching your startup? Where to start from? “. A preliminary to the next step, the selection of a single team at the IUL on April 20.