Staff Development Unit -SDU-

Welcome to Staff Development Unit

Head Of sdu

Mrs. Turkiya Al Busaidi

Head of SDU
Office phone: +968 25446540

SDU Objectives & Tasks

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  • Develop the personal and professional skills of all staff at UTAS Nizwa
  • Provide opportunities for enhancing the knowledge and skills of the staff
  • Offer trainings in soft skills and add value to the existing skills and expertise of the staff

SDU Tasks

  • To analyze the training needs of the new staff
  • To assess the level of Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes (KSA) needed according to the Job Description
  • To evaluate KSA of the staff through staff appraisal
  • To identify gaps and needs of the staff
  • To plan training and development opportunities in order to plug the gaps
  • To coordinate, facilitate and conduct trainings for the staff
  • To evaluate the employee training programs
  • Any other responsibilities assigned by the Dean

SDU Events Schedule

SDU Team Members

Mrs. Turkiya Al Busaidi

Head of SDU Email: Extension: 540

Mr. Nasser Al-Hadhrami

Head of HR Depratment Email: Extension: 547

Ms.Sonia Soans

IT Lecturer Email: Extension: 603

Ms.Zuwaina AlRiyami

IT Instructor Email: Extension: 438

Ms.Usha George

English Lecturer Email: Extension: 235

Ms.Rajani James

Business Studies Lecturer Email: Extension: 721

Mr.Fakrudeen Ali Ahamed

Engineering Lecturer Extension: 317