HIAST currently offers the following specialization programs which are recognised by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Syria :
- Informatics Engineering - Software Engineering & Artificial Intelligence
- Informatics Engineering - Network & Operating Systems
- Electronic Systems Engineering
- Mechatronics Engineering
- Telecommunication Engineering
- Materials Science and Engineering
- Aeronautical Engineering
The duration of study at the HIAST to obtain the degree of Bachelor of Science in Engineering is five years.
The study program consists of a group of courses interconnected with precedence relationships, and integrated from the perspective of fulfilling the program's targeted learning outcomes and It consists of two successive stages.
The graduate of HIAST is characterized by perseverance, acting responsibly, and by his ability to adapt to his work environment and to working conditions under pressure, as well as his ability to combine individual initiative and self-learning on the one hand, and effective contribution when working within teams on the other hand, in addition to open thinking enhanced by his possession of the necessary skills to communicate effectively with others and benefit from their experiences.