Friday, July 17, 2009

Universities and COlleges in Bahrain

Bahrain is a little island nation in the middle east. It has some very good universities of the region offering very good service conditions. In this blog we present a list of colleges and universities in Bahrain.

Ahlia University
Al Hekma International School
AMA International University of Bahrain
American Cultural and Educational Center
Arab Open University
Arabian Gulf University
Bahrain Bayan School
Bahrain Institute of Banking and Finance
Birla Institute of Technology International Center (BITIC)
British School of Bahrain
Chartered Institute of Management Accountants
College of Health Sciences, Bahrain
Delmon University in Bahrain
Management Development Centre International, MDCI - Bahrain
Gulf University
Gulf University College
Hope Institute for Special Education, Bahrain
Ibn Khuldoon National School
Kingdom University, Bahrain
Management Consultancy Group WLL
New York Instiute of Technology
RCSI-Medical University of Bahrain
Royal University for Women
University of Bahrain

Interested readers can search the university websites and visit them for further details.

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Applying in OMAN

If you wish to apply for a job in OMAN, you can do so through some recruiting agencies. Colleges generally have contract with these agency to recruit faculty through them. The Universities are financed by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and also MOHE looks after the faculty recruitement to the Universities. One can visit the MOHE website for information about vacancies and recruitment procedures.

Here is the contact information of 4 leading recruiting companies in Oman:

Human Resource & Public Relations Manager
Office # 402/404.(OC) Oman Commercial center
P.O.Box: 696. P.C: 112. Ruwi.
Sultanate of Oman
Fax: 24786659
Mobile: 99121616

P.O.Box 97, Postal code 117
Wadi KabirSultanate of Oman.
Tel : (968) 24567154
Fax : (968) 24567148
Email :

Letty P.Cutts
Coordinator Officer
P.O.Box 330, P.C. 118, Al Harthy Complex,
Sultanate of Oman
Tel: +968 – 24480012 / 72,
Fax: +968 – 24480092
Mobile: +968 – 92102076
E.Mail :

Mani Shankar
General Manager
P.O.Box 337, Madinat Sultan Qaboos
P.C. 115, Sultanate of Oman
Tel: +968 - 24693767 / 68,
Fax: +968 - 24601095, +968 24693765

The Ministry of Higher Education has a very informative website at:

Sunday, July 12, 2009

Academic Jobs in OMAN

Oman is a Oil rich country in the Middle East inviting intellectuals all over the world to work in its academic institutions. In this post I will present my readers a list of colleges and universities in Oman. One can visit the career pages of these colleges/univesities and hopefully, find a job advertisement matching one' profile.

Al Musanna College of Technology (ACT)
Al- Buraimi College
Al-Zahra College for Girls
Allied Business Corporation
Arab Bureau of Education for the Gulf States
Bayan College
Caledonian College of Engineering
College of Agricultural & Marine Sciences
Sultan Qaboos University
College of Banking and Financial Studies
College of Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU)
College of Science
College of Shariya & Law
Dhofar University
Fire Safety Engineering College
German University of Technology in Oman
Gulf College
Higher College of Technology in Muscat (HCT)
Ibra College of Technology
Ibri College of Technology
International College of Engineering and Management
International Maritime College Oman
Majan College
Majan University College
Mazoon College for Management & Applied Science
MDCI - Muscat
Gulf College
Middle East College of Information Technology (MECIT)
Ministry of Higher Education
Modern College of Business and Science
Muscat College
Muscat University College
National Hospitality Institute SAOG
Nizwa College of Technology
Oman College of Management and Technology
Oman Dental College
Oman Medical College
Oman Tourism College
Oman-German University of Technology
Salalah College of Technology
Scientific College of Design
Sohar University
Sultan Qaboos University
Sur University College
The Royal Guard of Oman Technical College (RGOTC)
University of Nizwa
Waljat Colleges of Applied Sciences LLC (WCAS)

Ministry of higher education is responsible for running (finances/appointments etc) the Universities. Visiting their website can provide you helpful insight into the system.