"We are proud of this university; and more than that, we are proud of you in Oman and elsewhere."
Among the universities from the AGCC nations appearing in 2016, SQU is ranked seven.
The project is to study the properties of woods to use them in producing khanjar.
RSC conferred accreditation to the program in December 2015.
His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Professor of Modern Arabic Studies at the University of Cambridge, delivered the talk.