The Centre for Postgraduate Studies was established in 2007 with an objective of managing and operationalizing the Postgraduate Programmes at MEC. The Centre, in addition to having its own faculty dedicated to PG teaching, collaborates with faculty members from different departments at MEC for various academic activities.
Currently, middle and senior level engineers, managers and IT staff from various ministries and private organisations including Ooredoo, Omantel, PDO, Halliburton, Bank Muscat, National Bank of Oman, Orix Oman, Muscat Electricity and OAMC are enrolled in the programme.
The objective of the Centre is to provide students with an environment where they learn strategic and practical aspects of Management, Information Technology, and Engineering which are relevant to their area of work. The aim is to provide comprehensive education to students at postgraduate level, with specific opportunities for personal development and functional specialization, to produce a highly skilled professional who can make effective contributions in the areas of Marketing, Finance, Human Resources Management, Electronic Engineering, Construction Project and Cost Management and Information Technology.
The specific aims are:
The Centre collaborates with other academic departments to offer the following PG programmes.
Further engagement of industry experts and personnel is an important element of the programme. Specialized workshops enable enhanced learning on the programme. Workshops ranging from management issues to technological developments help students engage with industry experts and in-house experts. Some of the workshops are hands-on that help students enhance their knowledge about specific technological systems.
|Staff||Room No||Contact No|
|Dr. Smitha Nair, HoD||AKZ||24531576|
|Preethy Kurian, Department Coordinator||AKZ||24531579|