Electrical and Computer Engineering Programs

The Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) at Sultan Qaboos University was established in 1986. The ECE Department has maintained to be the largest department in the College of Engineering at Sultan Qaboos University since 1986. The Department has significantly grown in all aspects since its establishment. Today, with ABET-accredited programs, the Department produces internationally recognized graduates who are competent and creative. Due to the widespread career opportunities of its graduates in both government and private sectors, the Department is one of the highly sought among the students at SQU. The Department seeks to combine excellence in education and research with service to industry.


The Department currently offers educational programs in four tracks and one joint program:


Communications and Signal Processing (CSP)

Computer Systems and Networks (CSN)

Electronic Instrumentation and Control (EIC)

Power Systems and Energy (PSE)


Mechatronics Engineering jointly with the Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MIE)