About Gulf College
The birthplace of the foundation goes back to 1990 when it was set up as an expert and professional preparing supplier in the Sultanate of Oman. In 1996, the preparation foundation got the endorsement of the Ministry of Higher Education for offering the Master’s certificate in Business Administration (MBA) through an International Outreach game plan with the University of Hull. In 2003, it was allowed the endorsement from Ministry of Higher Education to overhaul the status from a preparation foundation to a Higher Education College.
Presently, the Gulf College offers Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Business and Management Studies, Marketing Management, Business Economics and Accounting and Finance and Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Business Information System, Computing Science, Mobile Computing and Information Systems. The College likewise offers the Master of Business Administration (MBA) program and the General Foundation Program. The entirety of the College’s projects are offered in organization with two respectable UK colleges (Staffordshire University and Cardiff Metropolitan University). Bay College works under the immediate management of the Ministry of Higher Education. The mode of guidance at the College is English.
In 2014, the Gulf College moved into its new reason constructed grounds in Mabela (Muscat). The grounds has the accompanying offices: homerooms and auditoriums, task and data innovation Labs, Auditorium (1000 seating limit), a gathering corridor (100 seating limit) a library spread more than two stories, hatcheries for business people, a bistro, a center, supplication lobby (male and female), lifts and elevators, an outside Roman theater, nursery and finishing, vehicle leave, café (600 seating limit), two exercise centers (male and female), an indoor games arena, a games court and a jungle gym.
Contribute in building up the future course of advanced education in Oman, creating graduates with the capacity to think, accomplish and dominate in exploration and business.
Offer globally perceived and imaginative scholastic capabilities that are proper to the necessities of the understudies, the occupation market and fulfill the worldwide guidelines.
Imagination and Entrepreneurial Thinking
The Center for Foundation Studies targets outfitting the understudies with the necessary Generic, English Language, Application and Integration abilities of viable learning and prevailing in Higher Education Programs instructed in English. The Program suits the necessities of the individuals who need to improve their English Language and key supporting information and abilities to take up the investigation of degree programs. The Center encourages and gives a compelling course to movement onto undergrad programs. The General Foundation Program (GFP) is a quality guaranteed program via Cardiff Metropolitan University, UK.
GFP is a two-semester program dependent on Oman Academic Standards for GFP. All understudies who come to Gulf College for affirmation are given a situation test that tests three abilities, in particular English, Mathematics and Information Technology. An understudy who accomplishes not exactly IELTS 4.0 is put in Semester one of GFP. Be that as it may, an understudy who accomplishes IELTS 4.0-4.5 is set in Semester two. An understudy who accomplishes IELTS 5.0 or comparable is excluded from taking GFP English modules, given that different modules, for example, IT and Mathematics are finished.
The General Foundation Program of the Center of Foundation Studies means to: build up the open, cooperative and presentational aptitudes of the understudies using English language; improve the creative capacity and cleverness of the understudies in reacting to the scholarly person, expert and social difficulties; help the quantitative abilities of the understudies established in interest, logicality, and exactness essential for sound and upright judgment; expand the fundamental PC abilities of the understudies upheld with current data innovation information, frameworks, and gadgets..
Understudies finishing GFP will have the option to: compose, tune in, peruse and communicate in the English language while communicating and in working with others in a group which is basic to more elevated level learning; apply scholastic aptitudes both in every day life and in corporate conditions including work fitness, execution and morals that are valuable to authoritative examinations; perform fundamental, unadulterated and applied numerical activities that are helpful to future data the board just as administration and business contemplates; trade, store, use, and make data utilizing current innovation and registering approaches towards creating fundamental abilities basic for future investigations..
The General Foundation Program comprises of General English Language, Mathematics, Information Technology and Academic Study Skills. The program furnishes the understudy with the fundamental aptitudes, skills and correspondence capacities to continue on to Higher Education Programs. The conventional modules center around the advancement of fundamental individual and study abilities, useful numeric aptitudes and data innovation aptitudes. The English Language module centers around giving a firm establishing in language aptitudes in all components (Reading, Listening, Writing and Speaking)