The Higher College of Technology (HCT), Muscat paid a visit to Nizwa College of Technology (NCT) on November 25, 2019, at 10:00 am, with an aim to monitor the BTech courses offered by NCT under Database, Software Engineering, Networking, and Information Security specializations.
The objective of the visit was to evaluate and ensure the consistency in the BTech programs and to maintain uniformity in the contents, assessments and delivery standards to be followed in all College of Technologies (CoTs). The team was headed by Dr.Eman Said Al Abri - Head of Software Engineering Specialization SubCommittee, with team members Dr. AbdulRahman (Software Engineering), Dr. Vinu Sherimon & Mr. Mohammed Al Ajmi (Database), Dr. Shadha Al Amri (Network), Mr. Kunal Gupta (Information security).
They interviewed all course coordinators of the respective courses and verified the necessary documents and study materials. The outcome of the visit was to implement the common framework for uniformity in the contents, and common assessments pattern including the centralized examination to be conducted for all CoTs. The delivery standards at NCT were in line with the guidelines provided by the specialization committee.
NCT has shown its positive participation and commitment towards the implementation of a common framework. The visit at NCT was coordinated by Mr. Vinodkumar U Kakde for Software Engineering & Database Specialization and Ms. Kalaivani Selvaraj for Network and Information Security specialization under the guidance of Dr. Rolando Lontok Jr., Head of IT Department and the valued support of Mrs. Alice Lontok, HoS-IT / Information Technology and Mr. Mohammed Abdul Basith, HoS, Networking / Information Technology.