Texas A&M University at Qatar
|Texas A&M University at Qatar|
Branch of Texas A&M University
|Endowment||$5.6 billion (Systemwide)|
|Chancellor||Dr. Michael D. McKinney|
|President||Dr. R. Bowen Loftin |
|Provost||Dr. Karan Watson |
|Dean||Dr. Mark Weichold|
|Students||543 (Fall 2013)|
|Location||Education City, Al Rayyan, Qatar
|Campus||Multi-versity Education City, 2,400 acres (9.7 km2)|
|Colors||Maroon and white|
Texas A&M University at Qatar is a branch of Texas A&M University located in Education City, Al Rayyan. The University offers undergraduate degrees in chemical, electrical, mechanical, and petroleum engineering. A graduate program for chemical engineering (Master's degree) commenced in 2011. The curriculum that is offered at Texas A&M University at Qatar is identical to the one offered at the main campus in College Station. Dr. Mark Weichold serves as the Dean and CEO of the campus while Dr. Hamid Parsaei serves as Associate Dean of Academic Affairs and Dr. Kenneth R. Hall serves as Associate Dean of Research and Graduate Studies.
Texas A&M University at Qatar follows the same admissions standards in place at the home campus in College Station, Texas.
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