Human Recourse Development Committee of Business Studies Department has organized a guest lecture on “Trends on Islamic Banking” as part of staff development initiatives. The guest lecture was arranged on the Tuesday, 23rd January, 2018. To serve this purpose, two guest speakers; Mr. Ali Salim & Mr. Hafid were invited from Dhofar Bank, Maisarah Branch, Salalah Oman. The speakers shared their knowledge and practices related to Islamic banking and also highlighted recent trends in Islamic banking in Dhofar region. During their presentation, the speakers appreciated the efforts of Business Studies Department staff for providing adequate training and employable skills to the students to ensure that they get prepared for the job. Mr. Hafid, during his lecture, discussed the gap and its impact between the academic curriculum and the work place requirements. Program was concluded with the introduction of Islamic Banking products which are serviced by the Dhofar Bank and their applicability and uses for Salalah citizens. The guest speakers received overwhelming response from Business Studies Department staff.
At the end of the session, Dr. Raguram, Head of the HR Section, presented a note of gratitude and a token of appreciation to both the guest speakers.