About ShCT

Shinas College of Technology (ShCT) is located in the Wilayat of Shinas in the Governorate of Batinah, about 69 kms from the city of Sohar, in the Sultanate of Oman. It is one of the seven Colleges of Technology under the Ministry of Manpower. The College is a public institution catering to higher educational needs of Omani youths. It offers programs leading to diploma, advanced diploma and bachelor in the fields of Engineering, Information Technology and Business Studies. 
The institution was established in December 2005. Since then it has undergone rapid growth, offering programs to suit the market needs. It started with 550 students and 15 staff in the foundation program. Students joining the College are placed in different levels of the foundation program based on a placement test they take. On successful completion of their General Foundation Program, students move to the post foundation level in different academic departments.
The College has three academic departments: Engineering, Information Technology and Business Studies. The Engineering Department offers 3 programs: Mechanical, Electrical and Civil engineering up to Bachelor levels. The IT department offers specializations in Database, Internet and e-Security, Network and Software up to Bachelor levels. The Business studies offers 3 programs. The specializations currently offered are Accounting and Human Resource up to Bachelor levels; and Marketing up to advanced diploma level. A credit-based system is followed in the specializations at the post-foundation level. The details of study levels and system of programs are indicated in Bylaws.
The College Dean is supported by 3 Assistant Deans, (Academic Affairs, Student Affairs and Administrative and Financial Affairs) and Heads of English Language Center and Educational Technology Center. The Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs supervises the 3 academic departments. The Assistant Dean for Students Affairs supervises the heads of the departments of Admission and Registration; On-the-Job Training;  Counseling and Graduates Follow-up; Housing, Student Activities and Graduation. The Assistant Dean for Administrative and Financial Affairs supervises the heads of Administration, Finance, and Human Resource departments.
The College has a total land area of 120,000 square meters. There are six blocks in the College. These six blocks are Main, Engineering, D, E, Workshop and ELC. The Main block houses the administrative, student affairs, IT department, Educational Technology Center, computer laboratories and classrooms, canteen, clinic and library. The Engineering block houses the Engineering department and Business staff, multipurpose hall, auditorium and laboratories for engineering. The D and E blocks house ten classrooms each. The Workshop and ELC blocks are still under constructions which will house Engineering workshop and English Language Center respectively. The campus also has designated parking areas for staff, a football field and a sewage treatment block.

ShCT News Archives

Shinas College of Technology(ShCT) spearheaded the first-ever “ShCT Sports Day 2017” at Sohar Stadium on April 20, 2017. Led by Assistant Dean for Academic Read More
The Quality Assurance Unit (QAU) organized a series of Institutional Standard Assessment (ISA) Awareness Workshops at different venues (Conference Room, Read More
Shinas College of Technology (ShCT) surprised the Omani students enrolled in the Community Service Course in a modest Mother’s Day program held at D-OO1, March Read More
The Zimam National Leadership Training held at the Millennium Resort, Musannah was attended by two batches of ShCT students.    The first batch Read More
ShCT Website Editor and English Language Center (ELC) lecturer Dr. Joseph D. Dayag trained news contributors and proofreaders in a workshop held at A-149 on Read More
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Contact ShCT

Mailing Address
Shinas College of Technology
Al-Aqur, Shinas
Sultanate of Oman,
P.O. Box 77
Postal Code 324
Office of the College Dean
Dean Office Tel: +968 2674 2811
+968 2685 2860
+968 2685 2805
Fax: +968 2674 7426
Student Admission Support
Tel.: +968 2685 2924
+968 2685 2925
Fax: 2685 2830
E-mail for admission inquiries:
Website & Technical Support
Tel.: +968 2685 2809
Fax: +968 2685 2816
E-mail: support@shct.edu.om
Human Resources Concerns
Tel.: +968 2685 2929
+968 2685 2814
E-mail: HRDept@shct.edu.om
General Enquiries
Main Tel: +968 2674 7471
2685 2800
Fax: +968 2674 7426
mmc@shct.edu.om or
visit the contact us page