About Us
  • Dean's Message
  • About CAMS
  • Vision
  • Mission
  • HSE

 

 
 Prof. Abdullah M. Al-Sadi
Dean, CAMS
Professor of Plant Pathology
 

Welcome to the College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences, one of nine colleges at SQU. The college is unique in providing high-quality education, research and community service in areas related to Agricultural and Marine Sciences. It is a place of learning and dissemination of knowledge to students and the national and international community.

The vision of the College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences is to be among the top applied biosciences colleges in the Middle East region and to be recognized internationally for excelling in agricultural and marine science education and research while contributing substantially to national and regional development.

The college welcomes undergraduate and postgraduate students to varied programs. The college has six academic departments offering ten undergraduate, eight MSc and five PhD programs. Students may pursue a four-year Bachelor of Science degree in Animal Science, Veterinary Science, Crop Science, Food Science, Nutrition, Marine and Fisheries Science, Natural Resource Economics, Soil, Water and Agriculture Engineering. Students may also pursue a two-year MSc program in Animal Science, Crop Production, Crop Protection, Food Science and Nutrition, Marine and Fisheries Science, Natural Resource Economics, Soil and Water Management and Agriculture Engineering. We also offer a three to four year PhD degree in Crop Science; Food Science and Nutrition; Marine and Fisheries Science, Natural Resource Economics and Soil, Water and Agriculture Engineering.

Teaching is a primary goal of the college, with the college offering a wide variety of courses that include college requirements, college electives, department requirements, department electives and university electives. Teaching is in classrooms, in well-equipped laboratories and on experimental farms. We also have a Central Analytical Laboratory, two Research Vessels and a Dairy Plant.

The college aspires and continues its mission to be a leading college in the region in research related to Agricultural and Marine Sciences. The average number of refereed publications per faculty member in the college is among the highest in agricultural colleges in the region. The college encourages interdisciplinary research and international collaboration.

You are welcome to explore our pages and visit our college.

 

Welcome to the website of the College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences, one of eight colleges at Sultan Qaboos University. The sustainable utilization of the Sultanate's renewable agricultural and marine resources for food production, food processing, and conservation are the main focus of the College of Agricultural and Marine Sciences (CAMS).

Our vision is to be among the top applied biosciences colleges in the Middle East region and recognized internationally for excelling in agricultural and marine science education and research while contributing substantially to national and regional development.

Develop human resources to meet challenges in producing food while conserving the natural environment and biodiversity, in processing food to add value, and to trading food to ensure food security in Oman


Find solutions to issues of strategic importance through basic and applied research and disseminate knowledge to the Omani and International communities which will result in continuous improvements to the quality of life


Coordinate career guidance for students at CAMS, provide continuous education for professionals in CAMS and the wider community and consult private and public sector agencies to facilitate the progress of a knowledge-based society

Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) through active participation of all employees, students, visitors, and contractors will strive to manage Health, Safety hazards with the goal of preventing accidents, injuries and occupational illnesses, progressively minimizing environmental impact by reducing discharges and using energy efficiently. SQU recognizes that health and safety are of great importance to the well-being of staff, students and all those who may be affected in one way or another.

The responsibility of the University is to provide leadership and to ensure that a clear hierarchy of duties and responsibilities is in place, and is effective, in all aspects of the University’s undertaking. SQU expects that everyone in all units under its authority will accept the importance of health and safety in their activities and will co-operate in achieving the highest standards of health and safety. SQU believes that good HSE practice is an integral part of the education process and will contribute to the professional and ethical standing of the University.

Health, Safety and Environment (Hse)

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