How to Apply

Omani applicants who are seeking full scholarship from the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) must apply through the Higher Education Admission Centre (HEAC) website.

Non-sponsored/private/international applicants seeking direct admission must fill in and return the application form to the Office of Admissions and Registry.

Required Documents for Admission

  • Completed application form
  • A General Education Diploma (12 year school leaving certificate) or equivalent
  • Original or certified copies of all certificates or diplomas in the language of issue, or official attested English translation
  • Non-refundable application fee of OMR 50

International applicants: An Equivalency certificate which is attested by the MOE, Sultanate of Oman.

Local applicants: who graduated from non-government schools, an equivalency certificate attested by the Ministry of Education (MOE), Sultanate of Oman is required.

Applicants must submit original documents to the Office of Admissions and Registry at the time of admission. Failure to produce required documents or the required certificates might delay the completion of admissions formalities and admission to the programs.

Masters Programs at the College of Engineering

National University is proud to offer rich variety of masters level programs to enable students to pursue further studies in their chosen field.

Direct entry

Honours Degree or equivalent in Science or Engineering subject as specified by each program

If the medium of instruction for the degree gained is not English, the students will normally be required to demonstrate evidence of satisfactory competence by holding one of the following recognized qualifications.

  • IELTS test with an overall score of 6
  • TOEFL test with a minimum score of 550 with a written English test score of a minimum of 4.5
  • Computer based test TOEFL with a minimum score of 213

Non-standard entry for mature students according to MoHE guidelines

The Applicant…

  • must not be less than 25 years and not more than 45 years, possessing a Diploma with study period of not less than two years or certified 60 hours of study after obtaining higher secondary certificate or equivalent, with minimum 6 years of work experience
  • must be admitted to study in a field complying with applicant’s work experiences
  • must have attended a number of training, professional or education courses
  • to be subject to the same academic requirements necessary to obtain qualification