SQU, CMA to Boost Cooperation

Sultan Qaboos University (SQU) signed a

letter of understanding with the Capital Market Authority (CMA) related

to exchange of scientific and practical experiences in the field of

quality, academic accreditation and scientific research in the College of

Economics and Political Science at SQU and the Authority. The letter of

agreement was signed today by Dr. Ali bin Saud al-Bimani, SQU Vice

Chancellor and Sheikh Abdullah bin Salim al-Salmi, CEO of CMA.

The signing of the letter of understanding stems from the keenness

to raise the level of the educational process, identify and keep abreast

of the global developments in the fields identified. Both organizations

will expedite exchange expertise and experiences in the fields of

quality, accreditation of academic programs plans, teaching and


Through the letter of understanding, the two parties seek to

establish bilateral relationship to develop exchange latest knowledge,

creative expression, innovation and promotion of teaching and learning

in the fields identified. The two parties would organize joint

conferences, cooperate and work together towards the development of

higher education through the development of undergraduate and

graduate programs

Source: Oman News Agency