The applicant for the Master of Science in Information Systems program should hold a bachelor’s degree from a recognized institution of higher education. The applicant must meet the general requirements of Sultan Qaboos University as provided in the Postgraduate Academic Regulations, as follows: Specific requirements for admission are indicated below: Undergraduate cumulative grade point average of 2.75 (on a 4- point scale) or higher. Minimum score of 550 on the test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or IELTS score of 6.0. Candidates with relevant work experience will be given preference. Interview Assessment by the Information Systems Department.
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