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EQUIS Pre-Eligibility Visit
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Celebrate of graduating student No. 1000 from Library Program for the Community
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The First Political Forum
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College Retreat at the Al-Bustan Palace Hotel on Saturday 14th March 2015
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  • Dean's Message
  • CEPS at a Glance
  • Success Stories

I am delighted to welcome you to the College of Economics and Political Science (CEPS) website. I hope that you will find the contents of our website interesting and informative.

CEPS is one of the largest colleges in the University. The College is comprised of seven departments: Accounting, Economics and Finance, Management, Marketing, Operations Management and Business Statistics, Information System and Political Science. As a result of years of quality and excellent work, many remarkable achievements have been accomplished that made CEPS a reputable destination in the nation for quality education in Business, Economics and Political Science. The College is proud that it is affiliated with two world-class business accreditation organizations: the European Foundation Management Development (EFMD), and the American Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). The College is currently working to secure accreditation from both well-reputed organizations. We believe that the accreditation will help to place CEPS globally as a center of excellence in teaching, scholarly research and community service.

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  • The College of Economics and Political Science was established in 1994.
  • Currently there are 2483 students enrolled in CEPS.
  • There are nine majors, 7 departments with a Business Communication unit in the College.
  • CEPS has three postgraduate programs, part-time Master Business Administration, M.A. in International Relations and Security Studies, and Masters in Information Systems.
  • A group of information systems students received a grant under the Faculty Mentored Undergraduate Research Award Program (FURAP) granted by The Research Council of Oman (TRC).
  • Information systems students also won awards in International competitions, such as: E-Biz competition arranged by Zayid University, UAE and Best Paper Awards in an internationally recognized conferences.
  • A group of Business Statistics students received “Best Paper Award” in students category in a conference held at Al-Musannah College of Technology, Sultanate of Oman on 11 February 2014.
  • In 2012 CEPS students participated in a business competition in Washington D.C., USA where they represented SQU out of only 12 international universities invited to the competition.
  • CEPS students secured the first and second places in the SME competition that was sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in The Sultanate of Oman in 2012.
 
 
 

Latest News

Information Systems Department Hosts a Renowned IS Scholar and Senior Editor of The Most Prestigious IS Journals

Professor Rajiv Kohli, one of the leading Information systems(IS) scholar was on a research visit from October 2nd-7th, 2017 for SQU granted project titled "Developing a Strategic Framework for ICT Investments in Omani Financial Institutions", and co-investigated by Dr. Kamla Al-Busaidi and Hon. Dr. Saeed Al-Muharami at the college of Economics and Political Science.

The Orientation Session of Oman National Cyber Security CTF Competition Started in SQU

The orientation session of Oman National Cyber Security CTF Competition started in SQU on September 25th hosted by the Information Systems department. The Cyber-Security competition is where participants demonstrate their technical ability in cyber security field. Winners of Oman National CTF will be directly qualified to play in the Arab Finals in December.

First CEPS Student Graduate in BSc Political Science Program: Ms. Maisa Mohamed Abdullah Al Jabri

For the past four years, I have been grateful to be an undergraduate student in the Political Science Department. I have attained a lot of professional and academic knowledge from all the respected faculty, and gained a valuable experience. 

Workshop: Anti-Corruption Importance of Integrity in a Business

In collaboration with Siemens and Pearl Initiative from the UAE (http://www.pearlinitiative.org), College of Economics and Political Science (CEPS) hosted a workshop on “Anti-Corruption: Importance of Integrity in a Business” in April, 2017.