The Board of Trustees is one of the fundamental components of the governance system of Middle East College. The Board being a representative body of the stakeholders ensures that the interests of the institution, the student community, and the society at large is protected. To ensure greater transparency and to take forward the aspirations of the institution, the Board comprises representatives of the Board of Directors, experts from industry, nominees from the Ministry of Higher Education, Sultanate of Oman and other policymakers and the Dean of the College.
Chairperson, Board of Trustees
Professor Glenn Christo Kharkongor, Chancellor of the Martin Luther Christian University, Shillong, India.
Professor Christo is an alumnus of Loma Linda University, California, USA, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and holds a Diplomate from the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Christo has over 28 years of experience in academia, academic administration, management consultancy, and research. His research interests generated many publications in national and international journals.
Dr. Abdullah Saif Ahmed Al Sabahi
Co-founder and Chairperson of Middle East College, Sultanate of Oman
Sheikh. Ali Rashid Said Al Balushi
Dr. Hamed Al Naamani
Director General for the Higher Education Admission Centre, MOHE, Sultanate of Oman
Dr. Kiran G.R.
Dean, Middle East College, Sultanate of Oman
Mr. Lefeer Muhamed
Co-founder and Managing Director, Middle East College, Sultanate of Oman
Prof. Ramon Torrent
Retired Professor, University of Barcelona, President of OBREDL- Global Observatory, Spain
Dr. Salim Al Naabi
Associate Professor, Nizwa College of Applied Sciences, Sultanate of Oman
Dr. Shirin Madon
Associate Professor of ICTs and Socioeconomic Development, London School of Economics and Political Science, United Kingdom
Mr. Sunder George
Chief Advisor, Bank Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
Prof. Wail Benjelloun
Former President, Union of Mediterranean Universities, Italy
Mr. Ashwin J.K.
Deputy Dean and Registrar, Middle East College, Sultanate of Oman (Non-voting member)