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Sultan Qaboos University

Master's Programmes

Applied Sciences & Professions (1)
Arts, Design & Architecture (1)



The University represented by the Deanship of Postgraduate Studies offers  a range of postgraduate programs at the diploma, masters and doctoral levels through advanced course work and research in various combinations.

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
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934 -22
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Housing services

The international students section assists international postgraduate students in finding suitable accommodation close to the University. The accommodation allocated for postgraduate students is situated outside the university premises but is only a 5 minute drive to SQU. 

Library services

The University has one main and two specialized libraries (medical and business). In addition, there are four supporting libraries in the colleges and in the Mosque. SQU’s libraries provide physical collections as well as electronic resources via the campus network, the Internet, and an inter-library loan service. 

ICT services

The University provides Intranet and Internet servers support for email and websites hosting. Postgraduate students can get their Internet access from the CIS (Center for Information System). 

Medical services

Sultan Qaboos University provides free health care to all postgraduate students including international students at the Students Clinic and Sultan Qaboos University Hospital. International students are responsible for any treatment costs incurred by seeking outside health care services. 

Student Reviews

4 years at Sultan Qaboos University
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Sultan Qaboos University is great. It contains the largest library in the Middle East. Many labs and centers are dedicated to students and academics. It encourage students to engage in the industry by providing companies to collaborate with in industrial projects. The programs here focus on the theoretical and practical side (I study computer sciences) and the instructors...

Campus life
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

It is the best thing in regards with living with friends

Incredibly Unique Undergraduate Experience, Worth Sharing!
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

My university education has not only taught me the technical knowledge and practical sense required, but also allowed me to improve my conceptual and other soft skills such as team working, critical thinking, and self-learning skills. Throughout my study, I have been known for my distinct performance in my courses, whether through the examination processes, or the various...