Entries by Manuela Gutberlet

“Reconnect through Sports” – Bandminton Tournament held at GUtech

HALBAN Under the motto “Reconnect through sports” the Tuesday Champs series continued yesterday with their second doubles tournament in Badminton at GUtech. In an effort to build bonds between the students and the university the second monthly sport competition was held at the GUtech sports hall. “This extracurricular activity is thought to promote involvement on […]

“An Encounter between Places and People” – Omani-German Art Exhibition held in Berlin

An exhibition entitled “Omani Architecture in the Eyes of Omani and German Students” showcasing water color and freehand drawings of diverse landscapes and urban features in Oman was inaugurated at the Omani Embassy in Berlin (Germany) last week. The exhibition shows results of a joint Omani-German student field excursion conducted in March this year by […]

Design Lecture on Urban-Land-Art

Halban A special lecture entitled “Urban-Land-Art” was held by the architect Ercan Agirbas from the University ETH Zurich (Switzerland) at the GUtech’s Department of Urban Planning and Architectural Design last week. “Land arts are like sculptures. The fascination of urban and land art is to realize ideas by using material that is already existing in […]

National Day Celebrations held at GUtech

BARKA The German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) has held the National Day Celebrations under the auspices of H.E. Mohammed Bin Salim Al Toobi, Minister of Environment and Climate Affairs and a number of dignitaries at the university today. The official ceremony was opened in the evening with the Omani National Anthem and Quranic […]

UNESCO´s International project „Sea level change from minutes to millennia “ – conference held at GUtech

Forty-eight experts in the field of coastal geology and sea-level change from 15 countries gathered last week at the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) for an International Conference entitled IGCP project 639 „Sea level change from minutes to millennia“. Prof. Dr. Gösta Hoffmann of GUtech and Bonn University (Germany) who was one of […]

President of the Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry visited GUtech

The president of the Arab-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry e.V. (Ghorfa), Dr. Peter Ramsauer visited GUtech along with a German business delegation on 15 November. Dr. Ramsauer is the former Federal Minister of Transport, Building and Urban Development. He has been a member of the German Bundestag (parliament) since 1990 and is currently Chairman […]

German university delegation visited GUtech

BARKA To enhance cooperation in research as well as academic exchange between both universities, the President and Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Bernd Engler of The Eberhard Karls University in Tübingen (Germany) visited GUtech on 3 November. The President of the university was accompanied by a delegation of professors of the university including Prof. Dr. Peter Grathwohl, […]

Logistics Operations in Germany – GUtech conducted Study Excursion

BARKA To learn more about logistics operations in Germany, a group of GUtech 5th semester students and the acting Head of the Department of Logistics, Prof. Dr. Halil Guenduez, recently conducted a study-excursion to Germany. The excursion was financed by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD). “The students learnt about supply chain management how logistics […]