The Master program at the Department of Animal and Veterinary Sciences will provide students with an intellectual foundation that enables them to understand and assimilate the most modern concepts and methodologies employed in the study of animal science and health. Students will be exposed to the most important advances in a variety of disciplines offered by the department, including: livestock nutrition, meat science, molecular genetics, immunology, parasitology, host-parasite interactions, and public health. Moreover, the department provides a cohesive home to develop resources for groundbreaking research aimed at improving animal/human health.
About Sultan Qaboos University
Sultan Qaboos University is the realization of the promise announced by His. Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said during the 10th anniversary of Oman’s National Day in 1980. Construction started in 1982 and the first Sultan Qaboos University students were enrolled in 1986. In accordance with the Royal Directives of His Majesty, The University commenced with five colleges; namely Medicine, Engineering, Agriculture, Education and Science. Furthermore the College of Arts was established in 1987, following the College of Commerce and Economics which was developed in 1993. The College of Law joined the University in 2006 and finally the College of Nursing was established in 2008.Sultan Qaboos University seeks to achieve excellence in all areas of teaching and learning, research and community service. It also seeks to promote the principles of scientific analysis and creative thinking, to participate in the production, development and dissemination of knowledge, and to interact with national and international communities.See all Sultan Qaboos University courses