Minister of Higher Education visits Sohar University

Being attentive to learn more closely about the reality of higher educational institutions within the Sultanate, Her Excellency the Minister of Higher Education, Dr. Rawiya Al Busaidia visited the campus of Sohar University on Sunday October 8, 2017 for witnessing the latest developments within the university and discussing the mechanisms of the academic and administrative work in addition to the scientific research and the latest achievements of the university in this area. This aimed at improving the quality of education and service.

During the visit, Her Excellency the Minister of Higher Education met with Professor Barry Winn, Vice Chancellor of Sohar University where he summarized during the meeting the most important achievements carried out by the University in the field of scientific research.

Her Excellency then met with the Student Advisory Council to learn more about the student's actual experience within the university. She also discussed the challenges that the students face and the most important demands they seek. This was followed by a meeting of the Minister of Higher Education with the university officials from the senior management, the department heads and the deans of the faculties to find solutions to the challenges faced by the university.