كلية الشرق الأوسط

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world rank  5298

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University Overview

Established in 2002, Middle East College is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Muscat (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education, Oman, Middle East College (MEC) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Middle East College (MEC) 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 17 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Omani higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name كلية الشرق الأوسط
Name
Acronym MEC
Founded 2002
Colours Sky blue and burnt sienna

University Location

Address PB 79, PC 124, Knowledge Oasis Muscat, Al Rusayl
Muscat (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
124 Muscat
Oman
T +968 2453 1400
F +968 2444 6028

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 60-70%
Admission Office Middle East College, Knowledge Oasis Muscat (KOM)
Al Rusayl 124/ 79
+968 24531588
24531737

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 4,000-4,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 200-299
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Middle East College's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education, Oman


Year of first Accreditation
2002

Affiliations

  • Association of Arab Universities (AARU)
  • UNIMED
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • British Computer Society (BCS)
  • European Council for Business Education
  • Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)
  • International Council on Archives

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