Quotes: MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Oman- 403 students graduate from Middle East College  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN - Muscat Daily - 16/04/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!


(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Middle East College (MEC) held the eighth graduation ceremony on Monday at Al Bustan Palace Hotel, Muscat. Around 403 students graduated across disciplines earning diplomas, bachelor and postgraduate degrees. Dr David Pillsbury, pro-vice chancellor, Coventry University, UK, was the chief guest on the occasion. Chairman of Middle East College, Dr Abdullah Ahmed Saif al Sabahi, Dr R C Bhattacharjee, dean, dignitaries from various ministries, eminent academics and other guests attended the event.


The function was held in two sessions: in the first session, 204 UG diplomas were conferred in the presence of Dr Abdullah al Sabahi, while 138 UG bachelor and 61 PG degrees were awarded in the second session in the presence of Dr David Pilsbury. The graduates are majored in Engineering, Information Technology, Management and Fashion Design Disciplines. Student processions and felicitations to the graduates preceded the conferment of degrees and diplomas.


A few of the graduates addressed the gathering, followed by the Best Outgoing Student awards that were conferred on Fatma Hassan Habib al Lawati and Asif Tahir Muhammad. Bhattacharjee outlined the spectacular growth trajectory of Middle East College, from its humble beginnings in 2002 with just 160 students to a ading centre of academic excellence where 4800 students currently pursue higher education in various subjects.


''We are today the largest higher education college in Oman offering 12 undergraduate and two postgraduate programmes in engineering, technology and management in academic partnership with Coventry University, UK. Last year the college introduced an innovative programme in Quantity Surveying and Construction Management and this year, we plan to introduce more such interesting programmes'' he said. Congratulating the fresh graduates, Dr Pillsbury said, ''The certificates you received provides you with hope and strength to meet future challenges in your careers and other aspects of your lives.''


Middle East College, one of the leading private higher education institutions in the Sultanate, is known for its strong academic-industry partnerships, research facilities and excellent student support systems. The college provides continued assistance to the graduates to help them find suitable jobs. The college placement cell keeps them informed about available job opportunities, and liaison with industries. A large number of its students have found rewarding jobs in industries such as telecommunication, Oil & Gas, and banking and IT in both public and private sectors.
MENAFN1604201401410000ID1093811250

 


Muscat Daily




  MENA News Headlines
 Jan 21 2017 - Joleon Lescott: Sunderland mulling over signing the free agentThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) According to reports, Sunderland are considering making a move for veteran defender Joleon Lescott. The former Man City and Everton star, who is now a free agent, ...

 Jan 21 2017 - The Mind of Conte: How Chelsea's fluid front trio tore Leicester apartThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Amid all the speculation around Diego Costa and his future at the club, Chelsea produced a convincing performance away to Leicester last Saturday, which was exactly what the ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Williams shocked at deadly Melbourne rampageThe Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Melbourne:Serena Williams Saturday expressed her shock at the deadly rampage at a Melbourne shopping strip, as the Australian Open observed a minute's silence for the ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Syrian refugee, tripped by journalist, 'sad but hopeful'The Peninsula
(MENAFN - The Peninsula) Getafe, Spain: Over a year after arriving in Spain, the Syrian refugee who made headlines when a Hungarian journalist tripped him up as he fled police is still waiting for ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Solar energy in UAE expected to hit low records in 2017MENAFN
(MENAFN) An Emirati senior executive told press that solar energy costs will witness record lows this year in UAE, following two world records set in Dubai and Abu Dhabi last year.Ivano Iannelli, CEO ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Three Egyptian oil firms' budgets endorsed by Finance MinisterMENAFN
(MENAFN) According to Egyptian Petroleum Minister Tarek El -Molla, the planning budgets of three oil firms for financial year 2017/18 have been endorsed.The Minister headed the meeting of general ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Emaar to build new tower in Dubai Creek HarbourMENAFN
(MENAFN) Dubai-based Emaar Properties PJSC will launch Creek Gate, a new residential project in Dubai Creek Harbour next week, registered brokers told Zawya Projects. According to a real estate agent ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Nigeria air strike death toll hits 90Gulf Times
(MENAFN - Gulf Times) The death toll from a botched Nigerian air strike against Boko Haram that hit a camp for displaced people has risen to 90, and could climb as high as 170, Doctors Without ...

 Jan 21 2017 - WEF, UCSB-SBI unveil partnership to protect ocean economyKuwait News Agency (KUNA)
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (KUNA) -- The World Economic Forum (WEF) and the University of California Santa Barbara's Marine Science Institute (UCSB-SBI) on Friday ...

 Jan 21 2017 - Trump has to define America's role in new world order - KissingerKuwait News Agency (KUNA)
(MENAFN - Kuwait News Agency (KUNA)) DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 20 (KUNA) -- With the international order in place since World War II breaking down, the new president of the United States, Donald J. ...

more...


 





Google

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

Search News
Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary


Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2014 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help