Students from the Faculty of Engineering at Beirut Arab University won four awards in the Forum of Technology and Industrial Innovation competition that was held by the Lebanese Industrial Research Achievement (LIRA) Program under the high patronage of the Excellency of the President of the Lebanese Republic, General Michel Aoun,

The competition included newly developed academic-industrial projects that were showcased. Two BAU Projects have won the First and Third Places in the category of Civil Engineering in addition to achieving the Award of the most distinguished advisor. However, a third BAU Project BAU was awarded for the category of Electrical and Electronic Engineering which was ranked in the third places at the National Level.

More than 160 projects from various universities in Lebanon competed in different industrial fields followed by an Award Ceremony held on the 1st of December 2018.