The Office of Postgraduate Studies and Research
represents a focal point for postgraduate studies and research activities for the College of Commerce and Economics.
Concerning the postgraduate studies, the main mission is to educate, train and continuously develop Omani youth in order to provide the labor market with highly needed managers, professionals, and business specialists who can contribute to the social and economic development of Oman. This can best be achieved by building strong and positive links with the business community in the country, and by acting as a catalyst for the dissemination of the knowledge and expertise that help enhance effectiveness and productivity.
With respect to research, the Office plays a critical role in managing research grant applications, producing annual research reports and facilitating overall research environment at the College of Commerce and Economics. Moreover, the Office acts as a liaison between researchers in the College and the industry. In addition, it facilitates providing consultancy services to assist organizations to solve different business issues.