Sohar University

country rank  5
world rank  7256

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University Overview

Established in 2001, Sohar University is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the large town of Sohar (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Al Batinah North. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Oman, Sohar University is a medium-sized (uniRank enrollment range: 6,000-6,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Sohar University offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details.

University Identity

Name جامعة صحار
Founded 2001

University Location

Sohar (population range: 50,000-249,999)
311 Al Batinah North
T +968 2672 0101
F +968 2672 0102

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 6,000-6,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 500-599
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Not reported
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Not reported
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Higher Education, Oman

Memberships and Affiliations

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019