Eng. Afnan Eliyan acquired her BSc from the Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Department in June 2015. She is now a trainee engineer in the planning and infrastructure department in Qatalum. She is acuiring her masters in Engineering Management at Qatar University this year. Afnan Eliyan research interests reflect  wide range of publications in various national and international journals.

Her research interests are in supply chain management, project management, and production planning. She published a couple of research papers, and presented one of them at the Industrial Engineering & Operations Management Conference, in Dubai in 2015