Engineering Department


The Engineering Department of UTAS-Ibri is one of the fastest growing Engineering Schools in the Sultanate of Oman with an annual growth of more than 20% in the past few years. The School enjoys some of the best equipped hardware laboratories in the nation, with regular multi-million investments into expanding and maintaining its world-class infrastructure.

Students benefit from programs specifically designed for the needs of the Omani Industries that cover the Engineering Sciences and Technologies with rigor and a strong emphasis on 'hands on' practical learning experiences.

As the Head of the UTAS-Ibri, Engineering Department, I can assure those who are interested in exploring and applying science and technology that they will make the right decision in joining UTAS-Ibri.

With a rare combination of top scholars, the UTAS-Ibri Engineering Department is one of the leaders in Engineering Education in the Sultanate of Oman.

Here, students will learn how to think logically, deal with uncertainties and changes, work with some of the latest technologies in a socially and environmentally responsible manner, and communicate effectively and collaborate with other outstanding students, all within a supportive environment.

The Engineering Department is committed to achieve the University’s Vision and Mission and to contribute to the sustainable development processes of the nation by fulfilling the market demands for highly qualified and skilled graduates. This can be achieved by competent teaching, learning, and training, putting great emphasis on practical work in laboratories and workshops through experiments, exercises, and projects. In addition, Health and Safety Guidelines, and Communication Skills are also taken into consideration, to raise the students’ awareness in health, safety, and environmental issues affecting individuals at the workplace and the surrounding community, at large.

Nasser Al Shammakhi
Head of Department