Product Design Department

Media Design and Graphics Department

Interior design and furniture Department

Textile Engineering Department

Cinematography and Television Department

Apparel and fashion Department

Ceramics and Glass Department

Joining Departments:
· Students are allocated to the different programs after passing the Foundation level. The accepted number of students in each department is based upon market needs.· Students are distributed according to their wishes and their GPA at the end of the Foundation level Added to their grades in two qualifying courses pertinent to their selected department.
· Qualifying courses for each department :
– Product Design Department :
( Creative thinking ; Design Methods)- Media Design and Graphics Department 🙁 Creative thinking ; Computer Graphics1)- Interior Design and Furniture Department(Drafting; Intro to Ergonomics)– Textile Engineering Department:( Design Basics; Mathematics)– Cinematography and Television:( Physics; Computer Graphics1)

– Apparel and fashion Department: (Drafting; Museum Studies)



Product Design Department
Mission :
Preparing a product designer who is capable of innovating and developing products of a practical nature and responding to the requirements of the environment and the consumer. All this while commanding the appropriate scientific techniques to solve production problems and meeting market requirements.Program aims:– Developing the creative and innovative abilities of students and preparing them for work in the fields of design and production.- Providing students with the right dosage of engineering materials and techniques to ensure their utmost performance in the industrial field- Training students on problem solving methods specially focused on Egyptian industry by the application of scientific research methods and techniques– The use of computers and digital technologies in the processes of creating ideas, designs and product presentations through developing the student’s modeling and simulation ability.– Training the student to explore new materials and manufacturing techniques to create future product conceptsThe program contains a number of highly specialized courses…
Areas of specialization

1 – Industrial and product design offices

2 – Digital and Interactive design Technologies


3 – Design for the special needs products.

4 – Ecological and Environmental Product Design.

Media Design and Graphics Department
Vision : 
The preparation of a creative graphic designer in the field of advertising design, means of visual communication, the arts of printing equipment and all the techniques of modern visual arts in a way that qualifies him to solve problems and meet market needs. This is achieved through the practice of innovation, scientific and applied research for the purpose of continuous sustainable development .The program aims: Preparing a designer capable of practicing scientific thinking in solving design problems to meet the needs and requirements of the community through;• Developing students’ abilities to generate new ideas, suggestions and solutions suitable for the type of targeted communication• Developing the creative thinking skills of students for the purpose of finding and developing new alternative communication methods• Developing students’ cognitive, mental and professional skills that enable them to express visuals using modern media, graphics and images to suit the target audience and the needs of the surrounding environment.· Adapting variety of tools and materials in the production of different graphic designs in innovative ways.– The program contains a number of highly specialized courses…

Areas of specialization

· Printing & Digital design

· Broadcast designs(in TV, videos studio)

· Visual Image developer

· Digital User interface design

· Multimedia designs

Graphic design occupations

· Advertising Firms

· Internet and Software Development Companies

· Television Studios and Video Production Companies

· Corporate Branding and Consultation firms

· Academic faculties and Institutes

· Governmental organizations

· Newspaper and magazines

· Printing houses

Interior design and furniture Department
Preparing an interior designer capable of dealing with the continuous development and environmental variables of interior spaces and furniture items more suited to the human nature through functional and artistic determinants.Program aims-Cognitive acquisition of sciences associated with interior design and furniture-The ability to analyze the architecture and its interior space-Acquisition of design and technology tools and skills-Developing the ability to imagine and design different practical solutions-Analysis of interior design, furniture and development of operational plans-Ability to analyze projects and manage its implementation processes

-Ability to evaluate design output and its development

Work opportunities:

The department offers a broad area of specialization where the graduate can choose between a number of different areas within the specialization according to his or her personal abilities and preferences such as:

· Interior design and architectural solution development.

· Furniture design and development of operational solutions according to different spaces.

· Operational drawings and engineering consultancy

· Pursuance of projects and technological analysis

· Complementary areas of interior design materials and furniture

· Television and theatre design.
The program contains a number of highly specialized courses.

Textile Department
Preparation of specialist Designers and engineers having innovative capacities in the field of design and technology of textiles. Able to exercise scientific research and solving the problems of the industry and developing the surrounding environment and society all while adhering to the profession ethics “.Program aims:· Application of advanced technologies in the field of textile design and production· Clarification of the relationship between material properties and the final product as well as the effect of textile structures on fabric properties· Application of planning, marketing and management systems in textiles industry· Application of scientific thinking skills in tackling the textile industry problems· Developing traditional craftsmanship· Linking educational processes, practices and training in conjunction with industry

Work opportunities

· Textile production plant in the field of (design, engineering, production, planning testing, quality control, marketing, Dyeing, printing, finishing, merchandizing, etc….)

· Testing and Inspection laboratories.

· Design and fashion centers.

· Research centers.

· Academic faculties and Institutes

· Governmental organizations

· Private designing houses

· Private business (Importing, exporting textiles, spare-parts, machinery)

· In the field of crafts (handmade carpets, printed fabrics, etc…….)

-The program contains a number of highly specialized courses…

Cinematography and Television Department
Cinematography department, is the source of progressive, professional story telling through film, photography, television and cutting-edge new media. The department provides its students with foundational education and expertise to work in creative environments within business and arts.Program aims:Cinematography department, is the home of innovative, creative education in filmmaking, TV production, photography with an emphasis on story. We guide, instruct and empower our students to conceive and develop their story ideas, bringing them to life. We believe powerful stories, given a platform, can lift the human condition.The program contains a number of highly specialized courses…
Apparel and fashion
Message of the Department· Preparing a professional designer with innovative capabilities in the field of apparels and fashion design, with high technical and innovative capabilities· Preparing a designer capable of solving problems of the Apparel and fashion industry and keeping pace with the development of society and the surrounding environment within the framework of the ethics of the professionProgram Aims · Direct link to the garment industry and its supplements· Preparation of the designer capable of keeping up with the lines of fashion in terms of trends and market needs.The program contains a number of highly specialized courses… . (Hyperlink to the program courses in details )


The Applied Arts programs was designed and developed at Badr University to enable students to acquire basic knowledge and skills and to adopt high professional values and customs that follow academic standards developed in accordance with the National Academic Standards.

The Faculty of Applied Arts offers a range of programs for 5 years of study, after which the student receives a bachelor’s degree in applied arts.
Students must successfully pass a total of 170 credit hours in one of these programs in different scientific departments. A part of these programs is centered upon the development of IT skills for a number of 12 credit hours. Scientific writing and a final graduation project which covers 12 credit hours as well as fieldwork.



Faculty of Applied Arts of BUC offers 7 exceptional undergraduate programs to its students to keep up with most recent developments in the field of design .

These programs are instructed by outstanding academic members of staff.  This team strives to establish an exceptional educational experience to become one of the leading and privileged educational institutions in Egypt .


The faculty awards the Bachelor of Science in Applied Arts in the following disciplines :

– Product Design

– Media Design and Graphics

– Interior Design and Furniture

– Textile  Engineering

– Cinematography and Television

– Apparel and Fashion

– Ceramics and Glass


Foundation level

Foundation Level ( Preparation program for departments)

Course Name Code Course Name Code
Design Basics BAS001 Intro to Ergonomics BAS006
Nature Drawing BAS004 Design Methods BAS007
Computer Graphics (1) COM Museum Studies BAS009
Physics BAS012 Intro to Applied Arts BAS014
Creative Thinking BAS008 Chemistry BAS011
Mathematics BAS013 Linguistics (1) HUM003
Drafting Drawing BAS005


Courses of Interior Design And Furniture Program

Essential Courses Selective Courses
Interior Design Fundamentals INT001 Multipurpose Furniture Design INT030
Interior Design “Residential” 1 INT002 Conceptual Design & Presentation INT031
Architectural Drawing (1) INT003 Color Theory INT032
Interior Design “Residential” (2) INT004 Technical Drawing INT033
Architectural Drawing (2) INT005 Interior Lighting systems INT034
History of Interior Design (1) INT006 Furniture Materials INT035
Interior Design “Commercial” (1) INT007 Furniture Production technology INT036
Furniture Design“surfacedesign” INT008 Scenes Design INT037
History of interior Design (2) INT009 Research of Interior Design INT038
Interior Design “Commercial” (2) INT010 Air conditioning and ventilation systems INT039
Ergonomics of interior Design INT011 Economics of Interior design INT040
Interior Design Theories INT012 Product Marketing INT041
Interior Design ” Administrative” (1) INT013 Interior design operations management INT042
Furniture Design“Structural design” INT014 InteriordesignQuality control INT043
Architectural Design (1) INT015 Sustainable design INT044
Interior Design ” Administrative” (2) INT016 Environmental design INT045
Interior perspective INT017 Cinema Scenes Design INT046
costs and specifications INT018 Landscape INT047
Interior Design ” Touristic “ INT019 Standards of Interior design INT048
Architectural Design (2) INT020 furniture design Criteria INT049
materials of Interior Design INT021 Interior lighting system INT050
Modern trendsof Interior Design INT022 Interior design for special needs INT051
Production technology INT023 furniture Advanced techniques INT052
Analysis and evaluation of Interior design INT024 Interior environmental design INT053
Graduation project (1) INT025
Graduation project (2) INT026
Training (1) INT027
Training (2) INT028
Training (3) INT029


Courses of Media Design And Graphic Program.

Essential Courses Selective Courses
Graphic Design Fundamentals MDP001 Color Separation &  Montage MDP031
Info & Sign Design MDP002 Digital Design For Printing MDP032
Visual Thinking MDP003 Illustrations MDP033
Typography MDP004 Communication Design MDP034
History of Media Design MDP005 Media Marketing MDP035
Color theory MDP006 Consumer behavior MDP036
Outdoor Ad Design MDP007 Printing Ergonomics MDP037
Graphic Design MDP008 Ad Ergonomics MDP038
Animation MDP009 Synography MDP039
Logo/Branding Design MDP010 Media security MDP040
Journalism Advertising Design MDP011 Digital Photography MDP041
Creative Advertising Media Design MDP012 Advertising Techniques MDP042
Printing Systems (1) MDP013 Journalism Design MDP043
Interactive Advertising Design MDP014 Optical Physics and Laser MDP044
Packaging Design MDP015 Advertising, Printing and Packaging legislations MDP045
3D Media Technology MDP016 Color in Visual Communication MDP046
Digital Media Technology MDP017 Corporate  Identity Design MDP047
Digital Web Design MDP018 Effective Presentation Skills MDP048
Printing Systems (2) MDP019 Visual Researches MDP049
Digital Printing System MDP020 Digital Media Strategies MDP050
Book Design MDP021 Packaging Production Technology MDP051
Print Production Management MDP022 Advanced Packaging Design MDP052
Print Production and Packaging Economies MDP023 Environmental Engineering MDP053
Measuring and Quality Assurance MDP024 Secured Printing MDP054
Project (1) MDP025
Project (1) MDP026
Project(2) MDP027
Training (1) MDP028
Training (2) MDP029
Training (3) MDP030


Courses of Textile  Engineering Program

Essential Courses Selective Courses
TEX030 Textile Terminology TEX001 Textile materials
TEX031 Floor-coverings production technology TEX002 Textile structure (1)
TEX032 Applied-Statistics TEX003 Textile design theory
TEX033 History of textile TEX004 Textile design (1)
TEX034 Textile preparation and dying technology TEX005 Textile mathematics
TEX035 Textile materials (2) TEX006 Textile preparation machines
TEX036 Industrial safety TEX007 Textile structure (2)
TEX037 Reports writing TEX008 Textile machines (1)
TEX038 Polymers and textile fibers TEX009 Textile printing design (1)
TEX039 Environmental quality systems TEX010 Textile design(2)
TEX040 Non-woven fabrics (1) TEX011 Textile analysis (1)
TEX041 Carpets production Technology TEX012 Spinning Technology (1)
TEX042 Design Economics TEX013 Textile structure (3)
TEX043 Non-woven fabrics (2) TEX014 Textile printing design (2)
TEX044 Textile finishing TEX015 Knitting Technology
TEX045 Textile production marketing and management TEX016 Textile machines(2)
T0EX046 Special textiles technology TEX017 Textile Physics (1)
TEX047 Knitting technology TEX018 Textile analysis (2)
TEX048 Production cost and finance TEX019 Textile testing
TEX049 Textile Physics (2) TEX020 Textile design (3)
TEX050 Project management TEX021 Fibers chemical and physical properties
TEX051 Total quality management TEX022 Textile preparation
TEX052 Research and development management TEX023 Textile printing technology
TEX053 Smart materials and nano-technology TEX024 Dying Technology
TEX025 Graduation project (1)
TEX026 Graduation project (2)
TEX027 Training (1)
TEX028 Training (2)
TEX029 Training (3)


Courses of Product Design Program

Essential Courses Selective Courses
PRD030 Design trends PRD001 Design Techniques
PRD031 Creativity techniques PRD002 Product design culture
PRD032 Smart materials PRD003 Production Engineering
PRD033 ProductionProcesses PRD004 Technical Drawing
PRD034 Calibration and Standards Technology PRD005 History of Design
PRD035 Design Ethics PRD006 Product Design (1)
PRD036 Mechanical systems PRD007 Product Design (2)
PRD037 R&D PRD008 Modeling and Simulation
PRD038 Strength of Materials PRD009 Production Engineering (2)
PRD039 Anthropometry PRD010 Design Visualization
PRD040 Restoration PRD011 Product Design (3)
PRD041 Rapid Prototyping PRD012 Design management
PRD042 Product reproduction and cloning PRD013 Ergonomics  (1)
PRD043 Digital manufacturing PRD014 Industrial design(1)
PRD044 Universal Design PRD015 interactive design
PRD045 Casting PRD016 Industrial design 2
PRD046 Virtual Reality PRD017 Special needs Design
PRD047 Nano Technology PRD018 Environmental Design
PRD048 Mechatronics PRD019 Computer aided design
PRD049 Advanced Technology PRD020 renewable and sustainable energy
PRD050 Sustainable design PRD021 Design research
PRD051 Packaging technology PRD022 Product Visualisation
PRD052 Design economics PRD023 Design management
PRD053 Echology PRD024 Ergonomics 2
PRD025 (1)Project
PRD026 (2)Project
PRD027 Practical Training
PRD028 Practical Training
PRD029 Practical Training


Courses of Cinematography and Television program

Selective Courses Essential Courses
PHO030 Watching & Analyzing PHO001 Photography Fundamentals
PHO031 Photography Composition PHO002 Introduction to Television Production
PHO032 Cinema Laboratory PHO003 Introduction to Cinema Production
PHO033 sensitometry PHO004 Digital Photography
PHO034 Creative Photography PHO005 Cinema Production Technology (1)
PHO035 Nature Photography PHO006 Television Production Technology (1)
PHO036 Photographic laboratory PHO007 Shooting & Lighting for Television(1)
PHO037 TV Cameras PHO008 cinematography and lighting
PHO038 Electrical engineering and electronics PHO009 Photography Lighting
PHO039 script writing & directing PHO010 portrait photography
PHO040 colormetry PHO011 Cinema Production Technology (2)
PHO041 Advanced creative photography PHO012 Photographing Documentary Television
PHO042 Set Decoration for Film & Television PHO013 Photojournalism
PHO043 Video Art PHO014 Photographing TV Advertising
PHO044 Cine cameras PHO015 Digital Cinema
PHO045 Communication Theories PHO016 Commercial Photography (1)
PHO046 Radio Engineering PHO017 Shooting & Lighting for Television(2)
PHO047 View Camera PHO018 Photographing Tv Advertising(Advanced)
PHO048 Media laws PHO019 Film special effects
PHO049 Animation PHO020 Commercial Photography (2)
PHO050 Digital Editing PHO021 Scientific / Educational Photography
PHO051 Lighting for Programs & Shows PHO022 Photographing Documentary Film
PHO052 photographic image Semiology PHO023 Photographing Educational Television
PHO053 Production management PHO024 Advanced Photojournalism
PHO025 Project (1)
PHO026 Project (2)
PHO027 Training (1)
PHO028 Training (2)
PHO029 Training (3)


Courses of Apparel and fashion Program

Essential Courses Selective Courses
GAR 001 Foundations of fashion drawing GAR 030 Apparels Accessories
GAR 002 History of fashion GAR 031 Apparels design theories
GAR 003 Chemistry of apparels textiles GAR 032 History of traditional apparels
GAR 004 Foundations of apparelsdesign GAR 033 Physiology of apparels
GAR 005 Pattern of children’s apparels models. GAR 034 Manufacture of kids clothing
GAR 006 Technology of apparels machines GAR 035 Technology of producing knitwear
GAR 007 Design of children’s apparels GAR 036 Engineering of the production of apparels supports
GAR 008 Design of jewelry articles (1) GAR 037 Technology of producing leather garments
GAR 009 The fundamentals of draping. GAR 038 Analysis of apparels samples
GAR 010 Analysis of fashion trends GAR 039 Apparels Shopping Research
GAR 011 Production of appareltextile GAR 040 Design of expressive apparels
GAR 012 Pattern of men’s apparels GAR 041 Manufacture  of men’s apparels
GAR 013 Design of men’s apparels GAR 042 Management of apparels design
GAR 014 Management and planning of apparels production GAR 043  Brand management
GAR 015 Production technology of apparels accessories GAR 044  Haute couture
GAR 016 Design of events for men GAR 045 Technology of smart apparels
GAR 017 Engineering of women ‘s apparels models GAR 046 Coat production technology
GAR 018 Dyeing and printing apparels technology GAR 047 Packaging and display styles of clothing
GAR 019 Design of women’s apparels GAR 048 Advanced jewelry technology
GAR 020 Measurements and quality control GAR 049 High-end knitting The flat pattern with the computer
GAR 021 Design of jewelry articles (2) GAR 050 Manufacture of women clothing
GAR 022 Computer Fashion Design GAR 051 Technology of clothing embroidery
GAR 023 Economics of apparels design GAR 052 Design of Apparels Accessories
GAR 024 Production of ready-made garments GAR 053 Methods of garmentspromotion and export
GAR 025 Graduation Project (1)
GAR 026 Graduation Project (2)
GAR 027 Training 1
GAR 028 Training 2
GAR 029 Training 3

Message from the Dean:

Prof. Ahmed Wahid Dean of the Faculty
Prof. Ahmed Wahid Dean of the Faculty

My dear students:

It is my pleasure to welcome you all among the faculty of Applied Arts-Badr University, which we all cherish. I hope that this year will be a blessed year for you, for the college and the University, and for the rest of our beloved Egypt.

The Faculty of Applied Arts at Badr University is the epitome of design education in Egypt with its state of the art equipment and its distinctive and sophisticated learning environment that is in tandem with the latest technology trends. The faculty also provides top tier teaching staff which places the faculty of Applied Arts, Badr University among the best design institutes in Egypt and the Arab region.


My dear student of Applied Arts – Badr University, the faculty is privileged by having you and we welcome you among its members. Each of you has chosen a path that requires continuous effort, intensive training and practice with self-reliance in study, research and knowledge, and I am sure you are perfectly fit for the job.


The aim of the college is to prepare an innovative designer who is always able to work, constantly evolve, and who can befit the latest technologies of the era to his needs. The college will never spare an effort to provide the possible maximum educational services and an environment conducive to learning.

Egypt is in constant need of qualified designers who can develop and elevate our industrial and service sectors to a position where they are fit to compete head on with the fierce global competition while making sure that the solutions are compatible with our economic capabilities and with the Egyptian environment and consumer. For this to be achieved, continuous and serious training is required. To provide this, the College has endeavored to establish protocols of cooperation and agreements with various industrial entities, institutions and bodies with the main aim of providing training opportunities for its students to ensure their effective interaction with the labor market and its needs since the first years of study.

-Prof. Ahmed Wahid Moustafa

Professor of Design

Dean of the Faculty of Applied Arts


 Dean CV (contact to CV)

Dean CV:

Personal Data:
Name: Ahmed Wahid
Current Position: Professor of Design and Dean of the Faculty of Applied Arts,
Badr University in Cairo.

Contact Data:

Mobile (02) 01004968036
Internet site,

Academic Degree University Country Year
Ph.D. Engineering Production Birmingham University England, UK 1986
M. Sc. Engineering Production Birmingham University England, UK 1982
M. Sc. Industrial Design Helwan University Egypt. 1978
B. Sc. Metal Work, Helwan University Egypt. 1973
Quality Assurance and Accreditation Activities:
· Qualified Expert in:
o Strategic Planning
o External Revision of Higher Education Institutions
o E-Learning Course Development
o Web Site Design

Training Activities:

  • Examination and Student Evaluation, Quality Assurance Center, Helwan University march 2012
  • Strategic Planning,, The National Authority for Quality Assurance in Education, NAQAAE, January 2011
  • External Revision of Higher Education Organizations,, The National Authority for Quality Assurance in Education, NAQAAE, March 2011
  • Self study for Higher Education Organizations,, The National Authority for Quality Assurance in Education, NAQAAE, February 2011
  • Intended Learning Outcome and curriculum maps, Self study for Higher Education Organizations, The National Authority for Quality Assurance in Education, NAQAAE, June 2011
  • TOT Training of Trainers, Faculty and Leadership development Project, 2007 E-Learning Courses Development, E-learning Center, Supreme Council of Universities march 2009

Professional Affiliations:

  • International Ergonomics Association, London UK
    · Egyptian Designers Association, Egypt
    · Applied Art Designers Syndicate, Egypt
    · Human Factors & Ergonomics Society, Birmingham UK
    · Industrial Design Society – Nottingham UK

Education Enhancement Projects:
Manager, Design Ergonomics Information Center Financed by Higher Education Enhancement Projects HEEPF

  • Board member and Executive Manager, Ancient Egyptian Music revival Project Financed by Higher
    Education Enhancement Projects HEEPF
  • Team member, Leather Production Project Financed by Higher Education Enhancement Projects HEEPF
  • Executive Manager, and quality control Officer, establishing a quality assurance and accreditation unit
    Project Financed by Q◌uality assurance and accreditation Project QAAP
  • Teaching ICDL Courses in a project financed by ITCP
  • Teaching in Training of Trainers TOT scheme in ICDL Courses in a project financed by ITCP
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