Students learn about governance in visit to Oman’s State Council

Muscat: State Council places high priority on disseminating accurate information about governance in Oman. To facilitate this, it has in place a student awareness programme, which allows academic institutions to coordinate, and organise visits to State Council. Recently, the Council welcomed students from the College of Education at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and the Al…

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SQU holds Oman University programming competition

MUSCAT: The Department of Computer Science of the College of Sciences at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) organized Oman University Programming Competition 2016 under the patronage of Sayyidah Dr Muna bint Fahd al Said, SQU Assistant Vice-Chancellor for International Cooperation. As more as 37 teams from 11 local universities took part in the two-day competition, in…

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First Graduates’ Forum opens

By Badriya Al Balushi — RUSTAQ: April 25: In a friendly and pleasant atmosphere, The First Graduates’ Forum for Colleges of Applied Sciences entitled “Proud of You” kicked off on Monday under the auspices of Dr Rawya bint Saud al Busaidiya, Minister of Higher Education. Over 600 male and female graduates from teachers’ institutes, junior…

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SQU’s fourth Sociology Week begins

MUSCAT:  Al Roaya Social Group at the Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) on Sunday organised the 4th Sociology Week under the theme “Towards Better Future” and under the title “Oman Free of Handicap Diseases by 2040”. Dr Omar Al Rowas, Dean of the College of Medicine and Health Sciences and the chief guest, opened the week,…

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Graduates Forum for CAS at Rustaq

April 22: The Ministry of Higher Education represented in the Directorate-General of Colleges of Applied Sciences is implementing its first Graduates’ Forum for Colleges of Applied Sciences (1975-1998) on April 25, Monday, at 7 pm. The Forum titled “Proud of You” will be embraced by Rustaq College of Applied Sciences under the auspices of Dr…

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SQU to host international ELT conference

MUSCAT: Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), represented by the Language Centre, will organise tomorrow a two-day Oman 16th International ELT Conference: Ideal vs Reality under the auspices of Dr Abdullah bin Nasser al Harrasi , Chairman of the Public Authority for Radio and Television (PART). The conference aims to avail opportunities to facilitate the exchange of ideas,…

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SQU, Iranian institutes to boost ties

MUSCAT: Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) and a number of Iranian higher educational and research institutions have agreed to strengthen academic and research ties. A discussion in this regard was held on Monday, April 18 at SQU between Dr Rama al Mahrouqi, SQU Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Postgraduate Studies and Research, and a group of officials from…

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