Microsoft marked its presence at the BETT Middle East and Africa (MEA) Leadership Summit and Expo for the third consecutive year, further highlighting the company’s deep commitment to regional education, employment and economic development. Taking place on 23 – 24 April, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice […]
Muscat University will be able to make a positive contribution to the higher education sector in Oman and be able to graduate students with the right knowledge, skills and experience to help drive organisations forward. Excerpts from an interview with Vice-Chancellor, Professor Yusra Mouzughi There is a growing gap between the demands of job market […]
Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) has signed research and development agreements with Sohar and Al Sharqiyah Universities to help resolve some of its complex technical challenges. It is hoped the memorandums of understanding (MoUs) will help PDO further develop its competitive delivery by reducing costs, increasing production and reserves while operating in a safer and greener environment. […]
As part of its commitment to social development, UMS Group (UMS), along with Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) and National Training Institute (NTI), has established Ishraaq – Oman Digital Academy to support the vision of developing skilled human resources for the digital age. The Academy was formally launched recently at Oman Forum by HE Talal Al […]
Latest statistical data released by the Statistics Department at the Admission Center for the academic year 2014/2015 reported that the percentage of female students in higher education institutions in the Sultanate is higher than that of males, with 57.7% to female students and 42.4% for male students.
Babson College, one of the top entrepreneurship colleges in the United States, whose mission is to prepare entrepreneurial leaders to create economic and social value everywhere is looking at potential collaboration with Sultan Qaboos University and business families in Oman to promote entrepreneurship education.
EY announced the winners of the fifth “Student Excellence Award” (SEA) held under the patronage of HE Saud bin Nasser Al Shukaili, Secretary General of Taxation, Ministry of Finance.
The founding Headmaster of AGS Muscat, the new British curriculum school in Seeb, confirmed today that the school is in the final stages of construction and will be open in September as planned.
English Education Management Company (EEMC) announces its first school in the Sultanate of Oman. A’soud Global School (AGS) Muscat will open in September 2016 admitting pupils from Pre-KG to Grade 6 and in the successive years will grow to an Upper Prep and Senior School preparing pupils for iGCSE’s and A-Levels.