I am delighted to welcome you to the Department of Business Studies’ webpage. I hope that you will find the contents of our webpage useful and revealing.
Department of Business Studies is one of the largest Departments in the Salalah College of Technology. It offers a three-level study programme– Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Baccalaureate with three specialisations: Accounting, Marketing and Human Resource Management. We aim to offer quality teaching to our students and develop their ability to think critically and to apply the knowledge and skills they gain to a diverse and competitive work environment.
The Department provides a blend of theoretical and practical knowledge in a holistic way that matches well with the industry requirements. We have a good team of faculty members who are result oriented professionals in all functional areas of Management. It offers its faculty members opportunities for research, academic independence and freedom to explore new expertise.
The department has a strong mentoring system that aims to develop managers and entrepreneurs who can contribute to our nation’s agenda of growth and command respect in society. It provides excellent environment to the students to hone their various management skills. By regular interaction with business leaders and entrepreneurs, industrial visits and workshops, we prepare our students to be leaders who can address the most urgent and challenging problems that the markets currently face.
The Department is proud to be affiliated with a world-class Accounting Professional body: the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) where our bachelor students will be exempt from eight courses of the ACCA qualification. Today, our alumni serve at the different leadership positions in the various private, public sector organisations.
Dr. Nasser Salim Alkalbani
Head of Business Studies Department
Salalah College of Technology