Located in the heart of Muscat MU is the only university in Oman with a full placement year as part of the undergraduate curriculum with international and diverse academic and professional staff.

Our Master’s  graduates are awarded dual degrees, from Cranfield University and from Muscat University.

Starting with your application and registration, until the day you graduate and beyond, you are supported throughout the administrative process at Muscat University with an integrated one-stop Student Journey Division.

To establish a local and regional reputation as a leading provider of high quality, industry informed education in our selected specialisms.

To transform individuals through an academically engaging, applied learning experience that produces work-ready, global citizens.

To be actively engaged with industry in Oman and beyond, providing entrepreneurial, research-informed solutions to current challenges.

To develop capacity enabling us to inform the research agenda for Oman and the region.

It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to Muscat University.  Muscat University’s vision is to transform individuals through quality education that is research-informed and industry-engaged. This vision is underpinned by a commitment to ethical approaches in everything we do meaning that every student will be respected, nurtured, and supported to help them achieve their best. 

The University’s programmes are delivered through our three faculties; Business and Management, Engineering and Technology, and Transport and Logistics, together with the quality assured Foundation Programme which prepares students for their chosen bachelor’s degree. Our undergraduate programmes were designed with the needs of 21st century employers in mind, ensuring the employability of MU graduates. 

 

Our Master’s programmes are offered through a partnership with Cranfield University, a leading UK university and we are proud to have such a strong partnership characterized by internationally renowned, professionally accredited programmes delivered mainly by flying faculty. On successful completion of their programmes, Master’s students at Muscat University are awarded with two standalone degrees, one from Cranfield University and one from Muscat University.

Muscat University is enhancing its student journey by investing in the development of your entrepreneurial skills through activities that complement your classroom experiences such as industry placements and exchange programmes to fulfil our vision of developing career-ready graduates and global citizens. Whether you are an undergraduate or postgraduate student, by joining Muscat University we will provide you with an educational experience and a student journey that will not only enrich your life forever but will also be relevant to employer needs and expectations of a modern-day graduate.

 

Prof Yusra Mouzughi

Vice-Chancellor of Muscat University 

Board of Directors

Mr Khalil Abdullah Al Khonji

Mr Khalil Abdullah Al Khonji

Chairman

Shiekh Khalied Al Wahabi

Shiekh Khalied Al Wahabi

Member

Sayed Mohamed Abdulhameed Al Busaidi

Sayed Mohamed Abdulhameed Al Busaidi

Member

Mr Ahmad Abdullah Al Khonji

Mr Ahmad Abdullah Al Khonji

Member

Ms Areej Mohsin Darwish

Ms Areej Mohsin Darwish

Member

Mr Ali Hamed Al Khanbashi

Mr Ali Hamed Al Khanbashi

Member

Mr Rashad Mohamed Al Zubair

Mr Rashad Mohamed Al Zubair

Deputy Chairman

Sayed Mohamed Said Al Busaid

Sayed Mohamed Said Al Busaid

Member

Mr Pankaj Kanaksi Khimji

Mr Pankaj Kanaksi Khimji

Member

Dr Ahmed Abdulkarim Al Hooti

Dr Ahmed Abdulkarim Al Hooti

Member

Mr Faisal Murtadha Al Lawati

Mr Faisal Murtadha Al Lawati

Member

Board of Trustees

Dr Juma Ali Al Juma

Dr Juma Ali Al Juma

Chairman

Mr Sultan Hamdoon Al Harthi

Mr Sultan Hamdoon Al Harthi

Member

Dr Mohammed Al Mashikhi

Dr Mohammed Al Mashikhi

Member

Mr Simon Jamil Karam

Mr Simon Jamil Karam

Member

Dr Yasmin Shinan Al Balushi

Dr Yasmin Shinan Al Balushi

Member

Mr Pankaj Kanaksi Khimji

Mr Pankaj Kanaksi Khimji

Member

Al Sayyid Khalid Al Busaidi

Al Sayyid Khalid Al Busaidi

Deputy Chairman

Eng Abdulrahman Salim Al Hatmi

Eng Abdulrahman Salim Al Hatmi

Member

Lord Meghnad Desai

Lord Meghnad Desai

Member

Dr Rashid Hamed Al Balushi

Dr Rashid Hamed Al Balushi

Member

Prof Yusra Mazoughi

Prof Yusra Mazoughi

Member and Rapporteur

Dr Mohammed Saleh Al Farsi

Dr Mohammed Saleh Al Farsi

Member

Mr Abdul Wahab  Al Balushi

Mr Abdul Wahab Al Balushi

Member

Senior Leadership

Professor Yusra Mouzughi

Professor Yusra Mouzughi

Vice-Chancellor

Prof Mouzughi joined Muscat University in 2016. Her role involves creating the strategic vision and leading the team to achieve the objectives of Muscat University in a growing and fiercely competitive higher education landscape. Under her leadership, MU has grown in staff and student numbers, delivering the first cohorts of graduates, attracting research funding and strong industry collaborations.    Read more

Dr. Suseela Balakrishnan

Dr. Suseela Balakrishnan

Deputy Vice Chancellor for Student Journey

Dr Suseela Balakrishnan joined Muscat University in October 2019 as the Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Student Journey. She is responsible for the strategic direction and management of all the stages within the ‘student lifecycle’ that ensure students are placed at the centre of the University services and operations.  Read more

 Leadership

Directors

 Dr. Samya Al Shanfari

Dr. Samya Al Shanfari

Executive Director, Quality and Institutional Performance

Dr Samya

Dr Chiraz Zidi

Dr Chiraz Zidi

Director, Academic Relations

Dr Chiraz

Dr Nicolas Hubbard

Dr Nicolas Hubbard

Director, Faculty of Transport & Logistics

Dr Nicolas

Mr. Eliot Wright

Mr. Eliot Wright

Director, Pathway Programmes

Mr. Eliot

Dr Ahmed Ghoneim

Dr Ahmed Ghoneim

Director, Faculty of Business and Management

Dr Ahmed

Dr Nader Mosavat

Dr Nader Mosavat

Director, Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Dr Nader

Mohsin Al Hinai

Mohsin Al Hinai

Registrar & Director of Admissions and Student Administration

Mohsin

Housam Dao Abdalla

Housam Dao Abdalla

Director, Student Recruitment

Housam

 Mohammed Al Mawali

Mohammed Al Mawali

Director, Infrastructure and Information Systems

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Managers

Lakshminarasimhan

Lakshminarasimhan

Senior Manager – Finance & Audit.

Lakshminarasimhan

Ayman Bait Saleem

Ayman Bait Saleem

Marketing & Communications Manager

Ayman

Ayman Al Balushi

Ayman Al Balushi

Accounting Manager

Ayman

Usama Al Lawati

Usama Al Lawati

Institutional Performance Manager

Usama

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