• Glance
  • Vision & Mission
  • Objectives
  • Administation

Sultan Qaboos University is the realization of the promise announced by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said during the 10th anniversary of Oman’s National Day in 1980. Construction started in 1982 and the first Sultan Qaboos University students were enrolled in 1986. In accordance with the Royal Directives of His Majesty, the University commenced with five colleges; namely Medicine, Engineering, Agriculture, Education and Science. The College of Arts was opened in 1987,and a College of Commerce and Economics was opened in 1993.

The design and construction of the campus was carried out with great attention to the fulfillment of these objectives, with the overall appearance of the buildings carefully planned to accommodate the physical, intellectual, and spiritual needs of students, faculty and staff.

The Department of Public Relations and Information was established in 1986, to create and maintain close relation between the university and its community and outside organizations. In addition, it seeks to spread a positive image about the university and its effective role in developing the country based on its mission. The Department pursues to achieve a close relation and cooperation with the administrative, academic and technical units at the university.

 

Vision 

Providing a realistic image of SQU based on its missions, goals, activities and accomplishments.

 

Mission

The department seeks to make a great effort to the fields of public relations and information, based on research, planning, evaluation and effective communication. Furthermore, it looks to spread the knowledge, build a mutual relations inside and outside the university, provide transparent and credible information service.


  • Providing a realistic image of the university which reflects its policies, programs and activities on the institutional level and on its academic, administrative and service units.
  • Creating and developing excellent relations between the university and the society and other institutions.
  • Promoting a mutual cooperation and relations between the University and the national and regional media institutions.
  • Promoting mutual relations between the university’s administration and its community.
  • Providing a feedback to the university’s administration about the interest of the university’s community.
  • Providing support to the university’s units in organizing various events.
  • Creating an integrated digital archive which represents the university’s memory and documenting special events at the university.


  • Providing a realistic image of the university which reflects its policies, programs and activities on the institutional level and on its academic, administrative and service units.
  • Creating and developing excellent relations between the university and the society and other institutions.
  • Promoting a mutual cooperation and relations between the University and the national and regional media institutions.
  • Promoting mutual relations between the university’s administration and its community.
  • Providing a feedback to the university’s administration about the interest of the university’s community.
  • Providing support to the university’s units in organizing various events.
  • Creating an integrated digital archive which represents the university’s memory and documenting special events at the university.
  • Providing a realistic image of the university which reflects its policies, programs and activities on the institutional level and on its academic, administrative and service units.
  • Creating and developing excellent relations between the university and the society and other institutions.
  • Promoting a mutual cooperation and relations between the University and the national and regional media institutions.
  • Promoting mutual relations between the university’s administration and its community.
  • Providing a feedback to the university’s administration about the interest of the university’s community.
  • Providing support to the university’s units in organizing various events.
  • Creating an integrated digital archive which represents the university’s memory and documenting special events at the university.
  • Providing a realistic image of the university which reflects its policies, programs and activities on the institutional level and on its academic, administrative and service units.
  • Creating and developing excellent relations between the university and the society and other institutions.
  • Promoting a mutual cooperation and relations between the University and the national and regional media institutions.
  • Promoting mutual relations between the university’s administration and its community.
  • Providing a feedback to the university’s administration about the interest of the university’s community.
  • Providing support to the university’s units in organizing various events.
  • Creating an integrated digital archive which represents the university’s memory and documenting special events at the university.
  • Providing a realistic image of the university which reflects its policies, programs and activities on the institutional level and on its academic, administrative and service units.
  • Creating and developing excellent relations between the university and the society and other institutions.
  • Promoting a mutual cooperation and relations between the University and the national and regional media institutions.
  • Promoting mutual relations between the university’s administration and its community.
  • Providing a feedback to the university’s administration about the interest of the university’s community.
  • Providing support to the university’s units in organizing various events.
  • Creating an integrated digital archive which represents the university’s memory and documenting special events at the university.
  • Providing a realistic image of the university which reflects its policies, programs and activities on the institutional level and on its academic, administrative and service units.
  • Creating and developing excellent relations between the university and the society and other institutions.
  • Promoting a mutual cooperation and relations between the University and the national and regional media institutions.
  • Promoting mutual relations between the university’s administration and its community.
  • Providing a feedback to the university’s administration about the interest of the university’s community.
  • Providing support to the university’s units in organizing various events.
  • Creating an integrated digital archive which represents the university’s memory and documenting special events at the university.
  • Mohamed Salem Al-Ghailani
    Director
    Ext: 5500
    Email: mohds@squ.edu.om 

     

     

    Basheer Salim Abdullah Al-Riyami
    Deputy Director of Public Relation
    Ext: 5544
    Email: bashir@squ.edu.om

     

    Hilal Saif Al-Badi
    Deputy Director of Information
    Ext: 3030
    Email: hilalb@squ.edu.om

     
     
     

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