M.Ed. On Campus

Instructional and Learning Technologies

24 months
7780 USD/year
5193 USD/year
Tuition fee
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There are eight departments in the College of Instructional and Learning Technologies at Sultan Qaboos University that strive to achieve excellence in teaching, research, and social services in different fields of education. 


The Instructional and Learning Technologies student at Sultan Qaboos University should complete the course work requirements specified in the degree plan with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00. 

Learning outcomes

For the thesis, the candidate is required to conduct the necessary literature review, undertake the research, analyses the results, write the report and communicate the results at an oral defense. This work need not necessarily be original research, but should be a new application of ideas. The student should identify the research problem in consultation with the supervisor, which normally takes place in the second semester. The student should register for the thesis in the third semester after having completed at least 12 credits of the course work.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Educational Research Methods
  • Educational and Psychological Statistics
  • Advanced Models in Instructional Design and their Application
  • Contemporary Issues in Instructional and Learning Technologies
  • Developing, Managing, and Leading Learning Resources and Technology Centers
  • Developing, Promoting, and Managing E-learning Systems

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


27 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

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  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Candidates from other disciplines may be asked to attend additional bridging courses before starting the program.
  • Applicant must submit a release letter or a study leave from employer for full time study or no objection letter for part-time study, addressed to the dean of postgraduate studies at SQU. Un-employed applicant needs to submit a statement from The Public Authority of Manpower Register documenting the unemployment status of the applicant.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    7780 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7780 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    5193 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5193 USD per year during 24 months.
  • Omani 2000 OMR
  • International 3000 OMR

Living costs for Muscat

280 - 437 OMR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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