Industrial Engineering



Industrial Engineering focuses on the design and improvement of systems, products, and processes.

Industrial engineers address the efficient utilization of resources to produce high quality goods and services. Industrial engineers use many analytical approaches to improve productivity, safety, and quality of working life while reducing operating costs.


The Master of Science program in Industrial Engineering is designed to produce highly skilled graduates as well as to prepare them for further graduate work or independent research.

This is a program for individuals who seek professional advancement in special topics of Industrial Engineering such as ergonomics, quality control, supply chain and logistics, operations research, production planning, simulation, statistics, inventory control, and scheduling.



Degree Plan


MSc. In Industrial Engineering Degree Plan 2022-2023

MSc. In Industrial Engineering Degree Plan 2021-2022

MSc. In Industrial Engineering Degree Plan 2020-2021

MSc. In Industrial Engineering Degree Plan 2019

MSc. In Industrial Engineering Degree Plan 2018-2020



Industrial Engineering Program MSc. Thesis Proposals:





Dr. Khalid Alzebdeh

Production of sustainable and eco-friendly bio-composite materials derived from polymers and date palm waste for industrial applications in Oman


Dr. Sujan Piya

Measuring and Management of Complexity in Supply Chain: Perspective from Omani industries


Dr. Sujan Piya

Sustainable Supply Chain management practice in Oil and Gas industry


Dr. Hakan Gultekin

Energy Efficient Scheduling in Manufacturing: Energy-Time Trade-off in Parallel Machine Environments