Vision Statement

Information Systems and Technology Department will support the vision of Sur University College to be an exceptional private university in Al – Sharqia region, Sultanate of Oman by offering internationally bench-marked Information Systems and Technology curriculum. The department vision is to provide quality education through dedicated, committed and interactive learning environment in the field of study. The Information Systems and Technology Department prepares students for future professional in the information systems and technology market.

Mission Statement

 The Information Systems and Technology Department mission is to

  • Provide excellent and high quality teaching
  • Offer rigorous academic and extra mural activities in information management.
  • Create supportive and self motivated communication and technological academic environment
  • Exploit modern information technological resources to mould students competencies
  • Motivate research activities in the field of information technology and systems to contribute to the development of the community
  • Utilize technological innovations 

 

Goals

The Information Systems and Technology Department will enable the students to gain knowledge and skills to:

  • Understand the theory and practice of Information Systems and Technology in general.
  • Understand the requirements and the approach to the users support.
  • Develop web – based application systems.
  • Apply structures and algorithms in developing programs.
  • Apply knowledge in project management.
  • Cooperate and collaborate with various people in team.
  • Use Systems concepts for understanding and framing problems.
  • Conduct research in information systems and technology areas.
  • Understand software development life cycle.
  • Apply programming concepts in different systems development.
  • Build confidence in formal presentation techniques and developmental programs.
  • Understand the best practices and standards and their applications in information systems and technology.
  • Recognize the importance and roles of information systems and technology in the society.
  • Adopt proper infrastructures and emerging technological models.
  • Apply knowledge and skills of analytical and problem solving

 

Core Values

We believe in excellence, academic discipline, continuous improvement, ethics, teamwork, professionalism, integrity, openness, transparency, creativity, innovation, and social responsibility.

Academic Offerings

The department of Information Systems and Technology offers two majors:

  • Bachelor in Information Systems / Diploma in Information Systems
  • Bachelor in  Information Technology / Diploma in Information Technology