Orientation Program for New Students at Sohar University

Sohar University organized a program for new students joining the University this academic year 2018/2019 on Tuesday morning at the Learning Resources Center on campus. The VC of the University, Professor Barry Winn, delivered a speech welcoming the students and encouraging them to participate in the various student initiatives and activities. He explained that the academic and administrative staff of the University are present to provide all the services needed by the students. Dr. Hamdan Al-Fazari, the Deputy Vice Chancellor for Resources, spoke about the campus and its annexes and the services provided to the students. The program also included the participation of the Student Advisory Council represented by student Ahmed al-Jessi, the former Council Head, who delivered a speech in which he spoke about the importance of the council, its role and importance and the need to communicate with the council, which represents a link between the students and the University administration. In addition, Mr. Khalil Al-Farsi from the Ministry of Higher Education gave a speech on the regulations and laws that students must be aware of and the electronic services provided by the ministry to students.