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Majan was established in 1995 as the first private sector College in Oman, and has continued to be at the forefront of higher education in the Sultanate ever since. In December 2017, Majan achieved full institutional accreditation from the Oman Academic Accreditation Authority (OAAA), and maintained its reputation as a trailblazer by being the first higher education institution in the country to do so. Majan is located on a single campus in Darsait which is home to a multi-cultural academic community with more than a hundred staff from various countries and a student population of over 3,500. Majan is an accredited college of the University of Bedfordshire, UK, and operates under the supervision of the Ministry of Higher Education, Oman.
It offers undergraduate programmes in Business Administration with 8 pathways, Finance, Accounting, Computing, Marketing, Islamic Banking and Finance, Computer and Internet Applications, Networking, and English Language. These are delivered in both full time and part time mode.
The Master programmes offered include Business Administration, Computer Sciences, International Human Resources Management, and Applied Linguistics from the University of Bedfordshire.
This degree programme is designed for students who are interested in following a career in accountancy or in obtaining further professional accounting qualifications. Students are provided with information on accounting principles, cost accounting, budget creation and control, tax accounting, auditing procedures and statement analysis measurement and disclosure, managerial accounting, business law, forensic accounting, and corporate finance. Knowledge of the above will give students the necessary edge that they need to find work in this highly competitive, very rewarding field.
This programme aims to develop a wide range of skills including technical, analytical, problem solving, tax and accounting research, teamwork, research, organising, technological, communication and interpersonal skills all of which are crucial to today's accounting profession. As a graduate of this programme, you will have career flexibility as you can work either for the government or private companies locally or internationally.
The BA (Hons) in Finance is designed for students who would like to be players in global financial markets, designing financial management strategies or providing financial advice to governments, companies or individuals. Finance students will have the opportunity to learn the principles and applications of financial analysis, management, securities analysis, portfolio management, risk management, international finance, and strategy.
The graduate of this degree programme will be equipped with a broad range of relevant skills, including 'logical' thinking, problem solving and numerical skills such as use of statistical techniques used in the analysis of business problems. They will also be equipped with the generic skills of information technology, communication, creativity, logical reasoning, critical analysis and good judgment. They will be able to make right decisions in selecting projects and financial assets under alternatives with the goal of maximizing the value of the resources being managed.
The BA (Hons) in Islamic Banking and Finance programme prepares students for careers in the Islamic Banking and Finance industry. The curriculum structure is designed to provide an opportunity to students to gain appropriate knowledge of Islamic Banking and Finance. The programme improves students’ analytical thinking skills and fosters creativity through which they develop effective strategies for core and contemporary issues related to Islamic Banking and Finance in both local and international contexts. The programme further enhances the student’s ability to apply theoretical knowledge to analyse and evaluate real-life Islamic Banking and Finance problems, and recommend sustainable strategies
This programme will equip you with the necessary knowledge and skills for the existing and emerging challenges that a career in computing and internet technology will entail. In addition it prepares graduates to show a high quality of independent thought, flexibility and maturity based on a sound technical knowledge of the field.
This degree programme will equip graduates with the necessary knowledge and technical skills needed to design, create, operate and maintain network infrastructure for modern distributed enterprise computer systems. It will also strengthen their awareness of networking security threats and they will be able to implement networking related configurations.