The University of Nizwa

country rank  4
world rank  6575

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University Overview

Founded in 2004, The University of Nizwa is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the large town of Nizwa (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants), Ad Dakhiliyah. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Oman, The University of Nizwa (UofN) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The University of Nizwa (UofN) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 15 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Omani higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة نزوى
Acronym UofN
Founded 2004
Motto Minaret al-rashad w'al-'ilm

University Location

Address PO Box 34
Nizwa (population range: 50,000-249,999)
616 Ad Dakhiliyah
Oman
T +968 2544 6219
F +968 2544 6340

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
Int'l student 5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 80-90%
Admission Office PO Box 34 PC616, Birkat al-Mouz
Nizwa 616
+968 25446219

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 600-699
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to The University of Nizwa's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition

Ministry of Higher Education, Oman

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Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Thursday, 7 March 2019