College of Business

About the College

 The College of Business is considered one of the prestigious colleges in the Sultanate of Oman. The College of Business was established in 2010. The number of graduates have grown to 825 by the end of 2020-2021. The College has qualified and diversified Academic Staff who possess in-depth subject specific knowledge and have vast and distinctive expertise. Majority of the Academic Staff have PhD Degrees. The College has state-of-the-art classrooms and computer laboratories, which are used for course delivery and student independent study. 

Dean's Message

 

Dear Students, 


 It is my great honour to welcome you on behalf of the faculty, staff and students to the College of Business. CoB contributes to a dynamic cultural diversity and offers an incredible academic environment with highly dedicated faculties, a value-based curriculum, and magnificent facilities. We are honoured that you are interested in continuing your education with us. The College of Business is one of the four colleges of the University of Buraimi, dedicated to serving the community and nation. 
The College of Business provides high-quality education and prepares the students to be leaders in their field by equipping them to take up long and successful careers in industry and government. 
The College offers the following programs; Bachelor of Art in Business Administration & E-Business Management, Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems, Bachelor of Art in Banking & Islamic Finance, Bachelor of Science in Global Supply Chain Management & Logistics, and Bachelor of Art in Export Oriented Management with three concentrations namely Bachelor of Art in Human Resource and Intercultural Management, Bachelor of Art in International Law and Global Political Studies, Bachelor of Art in International Management & Business. 
The ethos of the College is to provide students with memorable and fruitful learning experiences through engaging in creative tasks and activities that bring out the best in them. Our graduates are well-founded in business fundamentals, blended with the highest standards of professional and ethical behaviour, and are prepared to meet the challenges of the workplace and the needs of society. In addition; we develop students’ managerial skills and leadership to prepare them to become business leaders nationally and internationally. Furthermore, we are very fortunate to have dedicated and talented faculty and staff who are accessible to students and committed to their success. 
The College of Business is also subject to periodical reviews by the Ministry of Higher Education in the Sultanate of Oman, which assures that the College is fulfilling all the criteria and quality regulations applied in Oman. 
You are welcome to contact me or any other member of the College for any clarification. We are pleased to provide you with the support and service you deserve. 

team

Dr. Ibrahim Rashid Al Shamsi

Dean, College of Business

Admission's Requirements

Bachelor Program

Those who aspire to undertake a degree at the College of Business are required to have General Education Diploma (12th standard).

  • D or 50%Minimum grade of “D” in: Pure or Applied Mathematics, and English

Master Program
Master of Public Administration
  1. The applicant must have a bachelor’s degree in Administration or any major related to the administration, or equivalency description equivalent result from a recognized University (good GPA)

    • Passing the acceptance committee interview.

  2. The applicant must have a bachelor's degree in administration or any major related to the administration, or equivalency description equivalent result from a recognized University (satisfactory GPA between 2.49-2.00)

    • Two years of experience

    • Passing the acceptance committee interview.

  3. The applicant has a diploma degree in administration or any major related to the administration, or equivalency description equivalent result from a recognized University (satisfactory GPA)

    • The age should not be less than 26 years.

    • An applicant should have at least 6 years of experience in work.

    • An applicant should have attended several relevant training or professional courses.

    • Passing the acceptance committee interview.

    • Take pre-masters set of courses that consists of 2 disciplines.

  4. The applicant has a bachelor’s degrees belonging to specializations not related to business   administration, management or similar

    • An applicant should have at least 6 years of experience in work.

    • A minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 (satisfactory GPA)

    • An applicant should have attended several relevant training or professional courses.

    • Passing the acceptance committee interview.

    • Take pre-masters set of courses that consists of 4 disciplines.

  5. Applicants with diploma degrees belonging to specializations not related to business   administration, management or similar

    • An applicant should have at least 6 years of experience in work.

    • Passing the acceptance committee interview.

    • An applicant should have attended several relevant training or professional courses.

    • Take pre-masters set of courses that consists of 4 disciplines.

Master of Business Administration with a concentration in General Management /Public Health Management
  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent with a minimal GPA score of 2.0. Applicants with bachelor’s degrees belonging to specializations not related to business administration, management, economics or similar (in case of Pathway 1) and health sciences (in case of Pathway 2) are required to take pre-masters set of courses that consists of 4 disciplines.

  • An IELTS score of 6, or TOEFL score of 500 (not more than 2 years old). If the preceding applicant’s degree had been conducted in English, this requirement is waived.

  • An applicant can have only diploma as a document of preceding education. But in this case, the applicant should have at least 6 years of experience and is expected to complete the pre-masters set of courses.

  • Passing an interview.

All programs except Bachelor of Arts in Human Resource Management and Master of Public Administration is offered in English

Business Administration & E-Business Management

Diploma Degree - 68 Credit Hours


Business Administration & E-Business Management

Bachelor Degree - 131 Credit Hours


Human Resources Management

Diploma Degree - 65 Credit Hours


Human Resources in Management

Bachelor Degree - 131 Credit Hours


Business Administration with Concentration in E- Marketing and Social Media

Bachelor Degree - 131 Credit Hours


Banking and Islamic Finance

Diploma Degree - 65 Credit Hours


Banking and Islamic Finance

Bachelor Degree - 131 Credit Hours


Management Information Systems

Diploma Degree - 65 Credit Hours


Management Information System

Bachelor Degree - 131 Credit Hours


Global Supply Chain Management and Logistics

Diploma Degree - 65 Credit Hours


Global Supply Chain Management & Logistics

Bachelor Degree - 131 Credit Hours


Business Administration with concentration in General Management /Public Heath Management

Master Degree - 36 Credit Hours


Public Administration

Master Degree - 33 Credit Hours


Management Information System

Advance Diploma Degree - 65 Credit Hours


Business Administration with Concentration in E- Marketing and Social Media

Diploma Degree - 65 Credit Hours


Global Supply Chain Management and Logistic

Advance Diploma Degree - 104 Credit Hours


Dr. Ibrahim Rashid Al Shamsi

Dr. Ibrahim Rashid Al Shamsi

Dean, College of Business

ibrahim.r@uob.edu.om

Dr. Ilya Bystrov

Dr. Ilya Bystrov

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

ilya.b@uob.edu.om

Dr. Boumedyen Shannaq

Dr. Boumedyen Shannaq

Associate Professor of Management Information Systems

boumedyen@uob.edu.om

Dr. Ugi Suharto

Dr. Ugi Suharto

Associate Professor of Banking & Islamic Finance

ugi.s@uob.edu.om

Dr. Ferdinand Epoc

Dr. Ferdinand Epoc

Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

ferdinand.e@uob.edu.om

Dr. Mohanaad Talal

Dr. Mohanaad Talal

Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

mohanaad.t@uob.edu.om

Dr. Shad Ahmad

Dr. Shad Ahmad

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

shad.a@uob.edu.om

Dr. Ahmed Aboeisheh

Dr. Ahmed Aboeisheh

Assistant Professor of Human Resources Management

ahmed.ab@uob.edu.om

Dr. Taufiq hail Ghilan

Dr. Taufiq hail Ghilan

Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

taufiq.h@uob.edu.om

Dr. Devarajanayaka Muniyanayaka

Dr. Devarajanayaka Muniyanayaka

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

devarajanayaka@uob.edu.om

Dr. Yasir Abdelgadir

Dr. Yasir Abdelgadir

Assistant Professor of Management Information Systems

yasir.a@uob.edu.om

Dr. Ayman Al Shehab

Dr. Ayman Al Shehab

Assistant Professor of Business Administration

ayman@uob.edu.om

Dr. Souzan Hannawi

Dr. Souzan Hannawi

Assistant Professor of Human Resources Management

souzan@uob.edu.om

Dr. Moawiah Al-Ghizzawi

Dr. Moawiah Al-Ghizzawi

Assistant Professor of Finance

moawiah@uob.edu.om

Dr. Ghassan Ghandour

Dr. Ghassan Ghandour

Assistant Professor of Finance Banking

ghassan.g@uob.edu.om

Dr. Shahzad Ahmed Khan

Dr. Shahzad Ahmed Khan

Assistant professor of Logistic & Supply Chain Management

shahzad@uob.edu.om

Mr. Muhammad Saleem

Mr. Muhammad Saleem

Lecturer of Business Administration and Information Systems

saleem@uob.edu.om

Mr. Mohamed Wahish

Mr. Mohamed Wahish

Lecturer of Business Administration

mohamed.w@uob.edu.om

Mr. Hyder Kamran

Mr. Hyder Kamran

Lecturer of Business Administration and Information Systems

hyder.k@uob.edu.om

Mr. Ermal Bino

Mr. Ermal Bino

Lecturer of Business Administration

ermal@uob.edu.om

Mr. Mudassar Mahmood

Mr. Mudassar Mahmood

Lecturer of Business Mathematics

mudassar.m@uob.edu.om

Mr. Azan Al Azzani

Mr. Azan Al Azzani

Lecturer of Business Administration

azan.m@uob.edu.om

Ms. Maryam Al Farsi

Ms. Maryam Al Farsi

Lecturer of Accounting & Finance

maryam.f@uob.edu.om

Ms. Afraa Al-Zidi

Ms. Afraa Al-Zidi

Lecturer of Management Information Systems

afraa.s@uob.edu.om

Sara Gawid albalushi

Sara Gawid albalushi

Teaching Assistant

sara.j@uob.edu.om

Buthaina Said Alshamsi

Buthaina Said Alshamsi

Lab Technician

buthaina.s@uob.edu.om

Amira Said Al Essai

Amira Said Al Essai

College of Business Coordinator

amira.s@uob.edu.om

College Brochure

Academic calander

Academic Calendar 2021/2022 (Spring semester)

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