The program importance is backed with several key factors. Among them are current economic and demographic tendencies in the Sultanate of Oman, existing development plans of the Sultanate and the local and regional labor market conditions and tendencies. The offered program in general, as well as its mission and program objectives is consistent with the university’s mission and goals.
The carried out benchmarking of the proposed program with programs offered by other regional and world universities shows that the program is in line with most top rated programs of the selected universities in terms of the number and structure of the elective courses. The curriculum covers all major subject areas of logistics and supply chain management and the program graduates will be ready to fill a wide scope of vacancies related to the studied knowledge domain.
The Global Supply Chain and Logistics Program provides students with high employability potentials in areas such as Logistics, Supply Chain, transportation, airports. Graduates from the Program can expect to find jobs within the private and public entities.
Some of the potential jobs where graduates can expect to be employed include: Logistics, Supply Chain Officer, Operations Manager, Warehouse Manager, Transportation Manager, Traffic Coordinator, Demand Planner, Analyst, Master Production Scheduler, Supply Chain Management Analyst, Sourcing/Logistics/Project Manager, Supply Chain Software Manager.