Sohar University signs pact to sponsor educational activities

SUHAR: Within the framework of programmes of social responsibility and cooperation with various institutions of society, Sohar University signed an agreement with the General Directorate of Education in North Al Batinah to sponsor a number of educational activities during the academic year 2018-2019. The agreement was signed by Prof Barry Winn, Vice Chancellor of the University for Community and Engagement, and by the General Directorate of Education in Al Batinah Governorate, Dr Ali bin Nasser al Harazi, Director-General.
The activities have been varied to cover different categories of students and fields between scientific, literary, sports and artistic. The agreement covers the University’s sponsorship of activities aimed at school administrations, teachers and professional guidance specialists. Among the most important competitions to be implemented are the Olympic School for Males and Females, and the sponsorship of audio-integration students in the field of robotics education.  Training workshops will be held for different groups, such as school administration and for the staff and specialists of the Department of Educational Programmes, in addition to the school visits programme implemented by the University from various schools in the governorate.