Countries البلدان

Oman

Quality Control

Who Defines “Excellence” in Education? And How?

Clara Morgan | 13 May 2016

A more inclusive approach to improving educational quality in the Arab region could be the best solution.

Arab Spring Democracy Employment Students

Arab Youth Survey Suggests Unemployment Drives Terrorism

Rasha Faek | 22 Apr 2016

A survey found Arab young people believe religion plays too much of a role in society. But survey respondents said unemployment is driving some youth into the arms of the Islamic State.

Research

The Difficulties of Spinning Research Ideas Into Gold

Benjamin Plackett | 12 Apr 2016

A man who made millions from a university spinoff in the United Kingdom is trying to do the same in the Arab world.

Studying Gulf Countries, their Influence and Divides

Ursula Lindsey | 09 Nov 2015

A new academic publication at the University of Oxford is taking an interdisciplinary look at the countries in the Gulf Cooperation Council.

Democracy Research Students

Arab Youth Doubt Democracy Will Be Delivered

Benjamin Plackett | 28 Apr 2015

Findings from a region-wide survey reveal the hopes and concerns of university-age adults.

Curriculum Students

Law Students Get Practice in an International Competition

Eman Kamel | 19 Apr 2015

Teams from eight Arab universities met in Doha to compete in a regional contest.

Scholarships Technology & Online Learning

How to Avoid Getting Cheated by Phony Scholarships

Benjamin Plackett | 24 Feb 2015

Fraudulent universities use fake scholarships as bait to lure unsuspecting students to part with their money. Here’s how to protect yourself.

Administration Employment Finances Gender Quality Control Teaching

Are Private Universities Worth the Money?

Rasha Faek, Sarah Lynch | 23 Jan 2015

Families across the Arab region debate where to send their sons and daughters—public university or private one? There is no easy answer.

Gender Students

Women Adjust to University Life in Oman

Ernest Sipes | 13 May 2014

Making the transition from village life to university life can be difficult for some Omani women.

Employment Gender

In Oman, Female Graduates Compete with Expatriates

Ernet Sipes | 30 Apr 2014

The Gulf country’s policy of promoting women’s education is now clashing with labor laws.




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