1. GCC in the Midst of Global Changes Conference Begins
  2. Sarh Al Jaameah Private School Launched
  3. Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa Seeks Ties with SQU
  4. Optimizing HIV Awareness and AIDS Prevention
  5. SQU Graduate Wins National Award
  6. Deanship Holds 3 Minutes Thesis Competition
  7. SQU Team Bags Second Prize in Hackathon Competition
  8. Student Group Holds Exhibition on Ottoman Empire
  9. Minister Opens Sarh Al Jaameah Private School at SQU
  10. SQU Provides Course to Military Officers
  11. 1639 Students from Humanities Colleges Awarded Degrees
  12. Zanzibar Minister Visits SQU
  13. SQU, MoH, OMSB Tripartite Committee Meets
  14. SQU Council Approves Master’s Programs in Nursing and Midwifery
  15. SQU Celebrates 49th National Day
  16. Conference Deliberates on Teaching Math in Special Education
  17. New Insights on Harmful Algal Blooms in Sohar Industrial Area
  18. SQU Celebrates 49th National Day
  19. Focus on Kenyan Culture and People
  20. SQU Celebrates 30th Graduation Ceremony of Scientific Colleges
  21. SQU Marks GIS Day
  22. SQU Hosts IGCP Workshop on Diamonds & Recycled Mantle
  23. 1283 Students from Science Colleges Awarded Degrees
  24. Medical and Nursing Graduates Take Oath
  25. International Workshop Focuses on Food and Brain Health
  26. In the Folds of Space Exhibition
  27. SQU, Brno University of Technology to Tie-up on Teaching and Research
  28. SQU Academics Co-edit Book on Traditional Foods
  29. ‘Close-by’: Volunteer Week Activities Kicks off
  30. Graduation Ceremony on 11 and 25 November
  31. SQU holds ‘Inspirers’ Session
  32. Gearing up for the Fourth Industrial Revolution
  33. Taiwanese University Seeks Ties with SQU
  34. Student Counselling Centre Gets International Accreditation
  35. Iranian Delegation Visits College of Education
  36. SQU Hosts Forum on Remote Sensing and Space Technologies
  37. An Exchange Student at SQU from Faraway Chile
  38. Expert Highlights Growing Importance Cyber Security Jobs
  39. OCCI Research Chair: SQU, OCCI Hold Steering Committee Meeting
  40. PEIE Research Chair: SQU, PEIE Madayn Hold Steering Committee Meeting
  41. SQU Honors 519 Students
  42. SQU Organizes Breast Cancer Awareness Day
  43. SQU Organizes Mazaya Exhibition
  44. SQU Hosts Workshop on Gulf Joint Work
  45. Workshop on Food and Brain Health on 11, 12 November
  46. “Mazaya III” Exhibition Kicks off
  47. Talk Sheds Light on IP Rights and Enforcement in the GCC
  48. Students Highlight Importance of Physics to the Economy
  49. Panel Discussion with Deputy Secretary General of Supreme Council for Planning
  50. SQU, ROLACC Sign Agreement to Set up Anti-corruption Chair
  51. SQU Hosts Panel Discussion on Development Planning
  52. Amal Al-Ismaili Wins Enjoia’t Award
  53. SQU and ITA Renew Agreement on Free and Open Source Software
  54. Conference Highlights Population and Sustainable Development
  55. Researchers Use Zebrafish to Study Human Diseases
  56. SQU, Omantel Sign Partnership Agreement
  57. SQU Hosts Oman Collegiate Programming Contest
  58. SQU Hosts Art Education Conference
  59. College of Nursing Celebrates Mental Health Day
  60. Disabilities Unit Project Launched at SQU
  61. Majors Fair 2019 Showcases Courses of Study
  62. Talk Gives Insight into Global Peace and Security
  63. Art Education Conference Concludes
  64. SQU, Oman Shell Partner to Research Agricultural Development
  65. SQU organizes a workshop on the Future of Computing Programs
  66. SQU Hosts Workshop on Future of Computing Programs 
  67. Graduating Engineers’ Challenges in Job Market Discussed
  68. Abandoned Copper Mine in Lasail Leads to Ground Water Contamination
  69. 13th Muscat Securities Market Forum Kicks Off
  70. SQU Gears Up for GCC Students’ Forum
  71. Lecture Highlights Evolution of Judiciary in Oman
  72. Muscat Securities Market Forum Kicks off
  73. 6th Arab International Child Abuse and Neglect Conference Held
  74. SQU Holds Induction Program for New Employees
  75. VC Receives US Academician
  76. Workshop for Internal Institutional Quality Audit Held
  77. National Bioethics Committee Meets at SQU
  78. ISPCAN International Congress Kicks off
  79. SQU Organizes Orientation Program for Postgraduate Students
  80. DPS Holds Orientation Program for Postgraduate Students
  81. NDC Delegation Received
  82. Trial Platform for Massive Open Online Courses Launched
  83. SQU receives new students
  84. SQU Student Project on 3D Printer Earns Praise
  85. Experts from SQU Come up with Book on Clinical Biochemistry
  86. Recognition for Book on Food and Huntington’s disease
  87. ICT Technologies: SQU, Huawei Sign Letter of Agreement
  88. SQU Receives 3070 Students
  89. Oman’s First CubeSat Project at SQU
  90. International Accreditation for SQU’s LL.B. Program
  91. SQU Celebrates Renaissance Day
  92. Summer School: Exhibition Features 4IR  
  93. SQU, Omantel Join Hands to Foster Innovation in Oman
  94. Honor for SQU Nurse Educator
  95. Research Groups at SQU Serve Oman’s Sustainable Development Goals
  96. Solar Electric Cars: SQU, Nafath Renewable Energy Join Hands
  97. SQU to Offer PhD in Information Systems
  98. Global Honour for CPS Academician
  99. “Young Explorer” Program to Hone Skills of School Students
  100. QS: SQU Ranked 379 Globally
  101. SQU, Oman Equestrian Federation Sign Cooperation Program
  102. CIS Unveils New Systems and Services
  103. Foundation Stone Laid for MEGA Service Station on Campus
  104. Study Proposes Design Framework of Small Private Online Courses
  105. Annual Trip 2019: Students Set Off to Europe
  106. Global Citizen Award for Dr. Khalaf
  107. Dr. Jokha Al Harthi Wins Man Booker Prize 2019
  108. An Engineer’s Reminiscence of the Construction of SQU
  109. SQU, Ministry of Information, PART Joint Committee Meets
  110. ICE Recognition for Civil Engineering Program
  111. “Demo Day 2019” Highlights Final Year Projects
  112. SQU, Armed Forces Medical Services Sign Cooperation Program
  113. SQU Hosts Seminar on Japanese Scholarships for Students
  114. Forum Highlights Role of Islamic Banks
  115. SQU, ‘inma’ Sign Cooperation Program
  116. Researchers Develop Innovative Nanocoatings for Water Desalination
  117. SQU Celebrates the 19th University Day
  118. His Majesty’s Trust Fund for Seven Research Projects
  119. SQU Celebrates Anniversary of His Majesty’s Visit
  120. Abu Dhabi Research Competition: SQU Project Bags Second Place
  121. SQU, Taiwanese University Discuss Ties
  122. Oman FOSS Platform Launched
  123. SQU Council Approves Proposals
  124. Open House of SQU’s Research Centers
  125. Pak University Explores Ties with SQU
  126. SQU, HUAWEI Discuss Long-term Multifaceted Links
  127. SQU to Offer Turkish Language Course
  128. ECE Students Visit Oman Data Park
  129. Emirati Philanthropist Juma Al Majid Visits SQU
  130. Student Group Holds Animal and Veterinary Sciences Forum
  131. SQU Holds Panel Discussion on National Project on Teaching Profession
  132. Students Showcase Skills in Civil & Architectural Engineering
  133. Spotlight on Research Centers’ Accomplishments
  134. 323 Outstanding Students Honored
  135. ECE Dept. Holds Retreat to Discuss Accreditation
  136. Forum Highlights Translation in the Digital Age
  137. SQU Hosts Lecture by Famous MIT Scientist-Entrepreneur
  138. SQU Organizes 2nd Student Research Conference
  139. SQU Holds National Workshop on BA English Program
  140. “Art is for everyone”
  141. Spotlight on Student Research
  142. Forum Discusses Digital Leadership in Information Sector
  143. Vice Chancellor Concludes Visit to Australia
  144. SQU, Jusoor, Orpic Sign Cooperation Program
  145. Conference Focuses on Innovative Approaches in ELT
  146. 8th GCC College Games: SQU Bags Eight Medals
  147. IoT Lab Opened at SQU
  148. Symposium to Promote Research in Mathematical Modelling
  149. 49 Projects on Display at 9th Engineering Forum
  150. Student Group Pilots Aquaculture of Ornamental Fish Variety
  151. Training Workshop on Trade Ideas Kicks Off
  152. SQU Hosts Workshop on Ethics of Research Involving Human Subjects
  153. Occidental of Oman Funds Equipment for SQU’s SERC
  154. Gulf Programming Contest Kicks Off
  155. Student Group Holds Biomedical Science Exhibition
  156. IBA 2019 Contest: SQU Team Bags First Place
  157. Czech Republic Senate President Visits SQU
  158. SQU Hosts Omani Moot Court Competition
  159. Project to Study Aversion Towards Teaching Profession
  160. Czech Senate President Visits SQU
  161. Conference Discusses Reality and Challenges of Student Affairs
  162. New Disease Threatens Citrus Trees in Oman
  163. SQU Staff Authors Biochemistry Lab Manual
  164. SQU, MRMWR Mark World Water Day
  165. SQU, MoAF Joint Committee Meets
  166. Brains Innovation Summits Official Meets VC
  167. AQAS Accreditation for Two Departments
  168. Independent Learning Centre Officially Launched
  169. Wooden Bridge Competition: Students Bring Home Accolades
  170. Conference Discusses Updates in Neurology and Related Fields
  171. Chief Engineer of SQU Project Revisits the University
  172. SQU to Set up Research Centers in Duqm
  173. SQU Organizes LAMAD Forum on Food Technology
  174. ‘Lamad’ Event Showcases Food Technology Research
  175. CoE Holds Symposium on Renewable Energy Systems Technology
  176. College of Nursing Marks International Day of Happiness
  177. Event Sheds Light on Institutional Arbitration
  178. SQU, Ministry of Education Sign Cooperation Program
  179. Researchers Produce Fish and Vegetables in Aquaponics System
  180. Business Week Highlights Impact of 4IR on Economy
  181. Zero Emission Campus: Field Survey Ends
  182. Conference on “Terms in Arabic: Issues and Prospects
  183. Meaningful Partnership in Islamic Studies
  184. Omanis Strongly Favor Locally Produced Food Products
  185. Oman Mathematics Committee Marks International Day of Mathematics
  186. Dr. Jokha Al Harthi on List for Top Global Literary Award
  187. Engineering Students’ Graduation Project Wins Accolades
  188. SQU, Military Technological College Sign Cooperation Program
  189. Nelson Mandela Remembered
  190. SQU Hosts Forum on Research Projects Funded by HM Trust Fund
  191. SQU Organizes Conference on “Terms in Arabic: Issues and Prospects”
  192. Workshop to Hone Jobseekers’ Skills in Port Logistics
  193. SQU Organizes Career & Training Fair 2019
  194. Zero Emission Campus: SQU Partners with German Institute
  195. Turkish Foundation, SQU to Establish Ties
  196. National Bioethics Committee Meets
  197. University of Tübingen Seeks Ties with SQU
  198. 55 Institutions Participate in SQU Career & Training Fair 2019
  199. SQU Hosts 21st ISANH Redox Congress
  200. SQU Organizes Forum on Leadership and Decision Making
  201. SQU Delegation Concludes Its Visit South Africa
  202. SQU, BP Oman Officials Review BP Fund Research Grants
  203. “Standards Vital in Ensuring Quality and Safety”
  204. Forum Highlights Leadership and Decision Making
  205. SQU Hosts International Workshop on Natural Hazards
  206. Cardiff University Seeks Ties with SQU
  207. Poster on Tokophobia Wins Accolades
  208. SQU at Muscat International Book fair
  209. Workshop on Performance Measurement Program
  210. 3rd ICAOG Discusses Advances in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  211. SQU at Muscat Book Fair
  212. ELT Conference on 11 and 12 April
  213. Focus on Floriculture
  214. Mazaya Exhibition Showcases Special Offers for Employees
  215. Tenth Agricultural Festival Launched
  216. Chemical Engineering Forum Held
  217. SQU organizes The 4th Conference of Free and Open Source Software 2019
  218. Student Group Holds Used Book Fair at Muscat City Centre
  219. SQU’s Rebranded Media Identity Turns 1
  220. Efforts to Support FOSS in the Sultanate Hailed
  221. Technical Forum Features Student Projects
  222. FOSSC 2019 Oman Kicks off
  223. SQU Honours 520 Outstanding Students
  224. College of Engineering Receives IAESTE Award
  225. Conference to Highlight Issues Related to Population in the Sultanate
  226. 1st International Conference on Unnamed Vehicle Systems
  227. SQU Hosts IFMSA Regional Meet
  228. “Political Factor is the Top Element that Affects the Price of Oil”
  229. “UVS-Oman 2019” Concludes
  230. Webometrics: SQU Ranked 1353 Globally
  231. Study Chronicles Characteristics of Illicit Drug Users Seeking Detox
  232. SQU Organizes 3rd Media Family Forum
  233. SQU’s Organic Kale Sets an Example
  234. Research Centre Receives German Student Delegation
  235. Agriculture, Fisheries Development: SQU, FAO Sign LoU
  236. Empowering Students in the Foundation Programs
  237. 95 Students Attend Winter Program for School Students
  238. SQU Organizes Technology Camp for Kids
  239. Support for Global Learning
  240. SQU, UW–Eau Claire to Boost Ties
  241. SQU, University of South Australia to Promote Cooperation
  242. SQU Receives Houston-Clear Lake Delegation
  243. University Tower Hall Opened
  244. Independent Learning Centre Workshop Concludes
  245. SQU Tower Hall Launched
  246. Council Approves Name Change of Academic Departments
  247. SQU organizes football championship.
  248. SQU Staff Football Championship Concludes
  249. Green Climate Readiness Support: SQU, FAO Sign LoA
  250. National Bioethics Committee Meets
  251. SQU Honors Turkish Students
  252. SQU holds the 2nd Customer Services Forum
  253. Forum Highlights Digital Transformation of Customer Services
  254. CAMS Workshop Addresses Whitefly Management in Tomato
  255. SQU-Institute of Public Admn. Committee Meets
  256. Information Systems Computer Lab Launched at CEPS
  257. Researchers Present Progress of Internal Grant-Funded Projects
  258. SQU Mobile App Launched
  259. MSF Hosts Workshop on Seafloor Mapping Technique
  260. On-Campus Fuel Station, Shopping Mall Planned
  261. SQU Organizes 5th Alumni Day
  262. 5th Alumni Day Held
  263. Springboard Program: SQU Teams Bring Accolades
  264. SQU Celebrates World Arabic Language Day
  265. SQU Signs Letter of Intent with Salalah Methanol
  266. SQU Holds Training Program in Logistics and Supply Chain in Aviation Sector
  267. SQU, Omantel Joint Committee Meets
  268. Workshop for Internal Audit Panel Members Held
  269. Main Library Organizes (Awalem) Event
  270. CEPS Gets EQUIS Accreditation
  271. Best Sports College Award: New Initiative to Promote Sports
  272. Smoke Emissions from Shinas Copper Mine Due to Sulphide Combustion
  273. SQU, NFRCEC to Tie-up on Research
  274. SQU Hosts 2nd Blockchain Symposium
  275. SQU Hosts MEACR Annual Meet
  276. Dr. Ahmed Al Salman Elected as Fellow of TWAS
  277. Opportunities in Future Technologies
  278. SQU and the GULF 3 International Conference
  279. Need for More Mental Health Services for the Young
  280. Sustainability through Reuse Centre
  281. CAMS Hosts International Workshop on Innovative Marine Management
  282. SQU Celebrates World Soil Day; International Day of Persons with Disabilities
  283. SQU Marks International Day for Persons with Disabilities
  284. Start-ups Should Address Social Problems: Dr. Belgacem Haba
  285. SQU, RAP-Green Sign Cooperation Agreement
  286. SQU Hosts the 4th Science & Technology Exchange Program
  287. SQU organizes the 1st open day for Student exchange
  288. Public Speaking Contest: Student Teams Win Third Place
  289. SQU Academician Wins L’Oréal-UNESCO Fellowship
  290. Oman’s Trade Potential with IORA Member States
  291. University of Denver Explores Ties with SQU
  292. SQU, Charles University to Boost Ties
  293. “Your University Celebrates” 48th National Day
  294. SQU Celebrates 29th Graduation Ceremony of the Scientific Colleges
  295. Counselling Psychology Conference Kicks Off
  296. Workshop Discusses Outcomes of Mango, Lime Diseases Research
  297. 1303 Students from Scientific Colleges Graduate
  298. Medical and Nursing Graduates Take Oath
  299. Big turnout at “Walk for Your Health” Walkathon
  300. SQU organizes Japan’s open day
  301. Utilizing Drilling Waste in Cement Industry Ensures Sustainability
  302. SQU Celebrates Omani Women’s Day
  303. Growth in Demand for IP Right is a Good Indicator
  304. SQU Hosts Japan Day
  305. Prof. Sabah Bags Qatar Green Research Award
  306. SQU celebrates 29th graduation ceremony (humanities Colleges)
  307. CSD, RMO Holds Workshop on Operational Risk
  308. SQU Wins OER Power Brands 2018 Award
  309. SQU, IDO Holding Sign Research and Innovation Cooperation Program
  310. Conference Highlights Frankincense and Medicinal Plants Research
  311. 1651 Students Receive Their Degrees at Inspiring Graduation Ceremony
  312. Saudi University Explores Ties with SQU
  313. Humanities Students to Celebrate Graduation Today
  314. Daytime Sleepiness Common among Young Omani Drivers
  315. International Award for Dean of College of Education
  316. Omani-French Friendship Association Honors Dr. Kamla Al Busaidi
  317. SQU to Teach Students Values, Rights and Responsibilities as Citizens
  318. Lakehead University Delegation Visits SQU
  319. SQU to Host Middle East Cancer Research Association Meeting
  320. Educational Psychology Faculty Holds Research Forum
  321. Latest developments in research and postgraduate studies highlighted
  322. Spotlight on Oman’s Maritime Heritage
  323. Lakehead University Seeks Ties with SQU
  324. NBC Holds Panel Discussion on Ethics in Research and Publication
  325. SQU Hosts WIPO-Oman Summer School
  326. Muscat Finance Extends Support for Research and Innovation at SQU
  327. ACM-OCPC: SQU Teams Bag First and Third Prizes
  328. Climate Impacts on Water Resources
  329. SQU Organizes Oman Collegiate Programing Contest
  330. 29th Graduation Ceremony on 28 Oct, 11 Nov
  331. Student Group Marks World Food Day 2018
  332. Conference Highlights Trends in Innovative Mathematics Curriculum
  333. SQU This Week
  334. European IT Security Advisor Visits SQU
  335. Award for Excellence in Child Health Nursing
  336. Repeat Migration of bar-tailed godwits wintering at Barr Al Hikman
  337. Conference Stresses on Sport and Sustainable Development
  338. Outstanding Scientist Award for Nurse Educator
  339. Forum Highlights Student Counselling Services
  340. SQU This Week
  341. Forum Highlights Machine Learning in Remote Sensing
  342. New Book Explores Link between Food and Huntington’s disease
  343. Majors Fair 2018: Spotlight on 60 Academic Majors
  344. UNESCO-APCEIU Chief Visits SQU
  345. Oman Does Exceedingly Well in Student Exchange
  346. THE: SQU Enters World’s Top Universities’ List
  347. SQU This Week
  348. SQU Hosts Dinner in Honor of New Staff
  349. CEPS Gets One Step Closer to Accreditation
  350. SQU, NRAA Approve Private Records Management System
  351. Forum Highlights Remote Sensing Applications in Physical Oceanography
  352. SQU, Starcare Hospital Join Hands for Nursing Training, Research
  353. SQU, University of Nizwa Prepare for Conference on Frankincense
  354. SQU This Week
  355. SQU, Oman Munition Production Company Sign Cooperation Program
  356. The Sultanate, Represented by SQU, Joins UNESCO IGCP
  357. Bioethics Committee Discusses International Legislation on Paternity
  358. DPS Holds Orientation Day for New Postgraduate Students 
  359. Career Guidance: SQU, Ooredoo Sign Cooperation Program
  360. Nanotechnology Helps Extend Shelf Life of Local Vegetables
  361. A New Centre for Innovation & Technology Transfer
  362. Student Council Election: Nominations Open on 10 Sept
  363. SQU, ‘be’ah’ Join Hands to Set up Reuse Centre
  364. Experts Lead SQU Training Course on Sustainable Energy
  365. Conference on Frankincense and Medicinal Plants in October
  366. SQU This Week
  367. SQU and Petrofac sign Sponsorship Agreement
  368. Ways to Make Farming More Sustainable
  369. SQU Marks Renaissance Day
  370. Ways to Make Math Fun for Kids
  371. Prerequisites for Significant Learning
  372. Omani Studies Centre Team Visits Brunei
  373. Conference to Address Research Management
  374. Cooperation Program to Promote Date Palm Sector in Oman
  375. SQU, Orpic Sign LoA for Funding Engineering Design Lab
  376. Dead Zones of the Western Arabian Sea
  377. Conference to Address All Aspects of Unmanned Vehicle Systems
  378. SQU Gets Patent for New Antimicrobial Formula
  379. SQU Council Approves Center for Innovation & Technology Transfer
  380. SQU Signs Cooperation Agreement with Muscat Securities Market
  381. Information Systems Students ‘Capture’ the Cybersecurity Flag
  382. SQU This Week
  383. SQU, Al Buraimi Solar Energy Systems Sign Cooperation Program
  384. SQU, Oman Oil Marketing Company Sign Sponsorship Agreement
  385. “Anwaar Ramadhan” Exhibition Features Pics of the Past
  386. Association of Arab Universities Executive Council Meets at SQU
  387. CAMS Academic’s Book Deals with Food Microbial Analyses
  388. SQU This Week
  389. Forum on Future Media Discusses Media Sector Challenges
  390. SQU This Week
  391. SQU Hosts Pearl Initiative Award Ceremony
  392. Huge Enthusiasm for Blockchain Technology in Oman
  393. First Phase of Solar Parking Shades Opened
  394. MSF Students Visit Oman Aquarium Project
  395. Nursing Students Urge Evidence-based Maternity Care Practice
  396. Project Examines Population Structures of Spiny Lobster along Oman’s Coastline
  397. Workshop Sheds Light on “Integration of Technology into Nursing Education”
  398. New Patent for Invention based on “Therapeutic Composition for Treating Gangrene”
  399. SQU This Week
  400. HMTF Projects 2018 Announced
  401. 18th SQU Day Celebrated with Grandeur
  402. SQU Signs Research Cooperation Program with OAPGRC
  403. SQU Organizes First Aid Workshop for School Children
  404. New Assessment Unit Facility at CPS
  405. Statistics to become Independent Department at SQU
  406. Dr. Mona Al Said Receives Charles University’s Gold Medal
  407. SQU This Week
  408. ELT Conference Addresses Current Perspectives, Trends and Challenges
  409. Workshop Highlights Nutritional Antioxidants Therapy
  410. Academics Co-edit Volume on Cancer Prevention and Treatments
  411. Power Station and Transmission Lab Opened
  412. Conference Focuses on Law, Economic and Social Transformations
  413. SQU Marks Biomedical Laboratory Science Day
  414. SQU, RUDN University to Boost Ties
  415. Commercially Valuable Bioproducts from Waste Paper
  416. Forum Highlights Role of Information Specialists in Smart Society
  417. IS Department Holds Industry Advisory Board Meeting
  418. SQU This Week
  419. Jordanian NDC Delegation visits SQU
  420. The Earthquake Monitoring Center and Seismic Hazard Studies in the Sultanate
  421. Research Workshops and Training Held
  422. The Story of a Lighting Revolution
  423. Patent for “Method of Making an Ajwa Date-Based Treatment for Snake Envenomation”
  424. SQU Holds the First Students’ Conference for Scientific Research
  425. Engineering Students Projects on Display
  426. SQU Hosts National Conference on Civil & Architectural Engineering
  427. SQU, Ministry Mark World Water Day 2018
  428. Forum Deliberates Business Intelligence and Big Data Analysis
  429. SQU-Ministry of Higher Education Joint Committee Meets
  430. Forum Addresses Soil System as Foundation of Food Security
  431. Framework for Making Oman an Innovation Hub
  432. CETL Official Opening Held
  433. SQU, University of Nizwa to Enhance Ties
  434. SQU This Week
  435. SQU Receives Egyptian Minister of Higher Education
  436. SQU Team Wins Robot Championship
  437. Conference Discusses Risk Management Practices
  438. Institutional Accreditation
  439. SQU This Week
  440. SQU Launches its New Media Identity
  441. Neuroprotective Effects of Plant Extracts
  442. Technical Festival Features 20 ICT Projects
  443. ICT Accessibility: Oman Well-positioned to Continue Playing a Leading Role
  444. SQU Team Makes Breakthrough in Breast Cancer Research
  445. Sensor-activated Taps Most Effective for Saving Water
  446. Study Underscores the Need for Stronger School-University Partnerships
  447. Study Identifies Factors Impeding Entrepreneurial Growth in Oman
  448. OCMB Hosts Frontiers in Marine Biotechnology Conference
  449. SQU Council Approves Master’s Program in Psychological Counselling
  450. Nursing Conference Focuses on Technology and Innovation
  451. Microbial Fuel Cells: A Promising Energy Source
  452. Researcher Prepares Database of Aquatic Plants in Wadis
  453. Blended Learning Approach Can Tackle Transitional Academic Challenges
  454. Medical Research Centre to Focus on Themes Relevant to Oman

On Tuesday, 10 September 2019, the Deanship of Postgraduate Studies (DPS) at SQU organized Orientation Day for Postgraduate Students under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Ali Saud Al Bimani, the Vice-Chancellor. SQU has a record number of 101 postgraduate programs across the University, consisting of 35 PhD programs and 66 Masters programs. These include two newly approved programs commencing in 2020/21: the PhD in Information Systems and the Master of Operation and Supply Chain at the College of Economics and Political Science. The number of postgraduate students is also steadily growing. A total 1020 applicants have been accepted to pursue postgraduate studies at SQU starting this year.

Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Mohammed Al Suqri, Dean of Postgraduate Studies at SQU, said that the University ensures that its postgraduate programs are meeting the needs of sectors and employers in Oman by having clearly defined graduate attributes and program outcomes. “These are aligned with the Oman Qualifications Framework, and reflect ongoing processes of consultation with key government and industry stakeholders in Oman, as well as international best practice in the relevant subject area.  Our strategic approach to developing postgraduate programs is intended to build the skills, knowledge and evidence-based culture to support the economic and social development of the Sultanate, while also contributing effectively to knowledge and information across a wide range of disciplines at global level”, the Dean said.

Addressing the students, the Dean further said that all the postgraduate programs at SQU are benchmarked internationally so the students can be confident that the programs are meeting global standards. “We have also developed and implemented rigorous processes for program design, student supervision, teaching, monitoring and assessment to ensure that these meet consistent and high standards across the University”, he said.

The Orientation Program featured alumni experience as well. The Dean noted that based on the experiences of our postgraduate alumni, the new students can also expect to reap rewards in the form of a successful future career or access to further study at highly reputable overseas universities. The program included a short video about postgraduate regulations, exhibition and introductory tour around SQU. The exhibition consisted of stations of Deanship of Postgraduate Studies, Deanship of Research, Main Library, Center for Information Systems, Public Relations and Information Department, International Cooperation Office, Postgraduate Student Society. Each unit explained it activities and services for local and international postgraduate students.


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