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SQU Hosts Pearl Initiative Award Ceremony
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CEPS signed a letter of understanding with Capital Market Authority
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Second Alumni Gathering Event

  • 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 and I hope that you will find its contents interesting and informative.

CEPS is one of the largest colleges in the University, comprising seven academic departments: Accounting, Economics and Finance, Management, Marketing, Operations Management and Business Statistics, Information Systems and Political Science. Years of excellent work and attention to quality has led to many remarkable accomplishments by the College, which has forged CEPS’ reputation as the destination in the nation for quality education in Business, Economics and Political Science. The College is proud to be affiliated with two world-class business accreditation organizations: the European Foundation for 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 accreditations 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.

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