Entries by Manuela Gutberlet

GUtech signs MoU with the Department of Architecture, Buxtehude University of Applied Sciences (Germany)

HALBAN The Department of Urban Planning and Architectural Design (UPAD) of the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Buxtehude University of Applied Sciences (Hochschule 21) in Germany. The university is specialized in the fields of Building Sciences, Technical Sciences, and Health Sciences. The Department of Architecture […]

Tourism Management students from Germany visited GUtech

HALBAN A group of 44 students and their professors from Tourism Management Departments of the Cologne Business School (CBS) and the University of Applied Sciences in Stralsund (HOST) in Germany visited GUtech. Students and staff members of the Department International Business Management (IBSM) welcomed the group. During the joint programme at GUtech, the students presented […]

‘Solar Decathlon Middle East’ – International ‘Sustainable Architecture Workshop’ held in Dubai and in Oman

HALBAN A group of international architecture students recently visited GUtech and conducted an excursion to the old district of Nizwa. Following their visit to GUtech the students participated in an international student workshop within the Solar Decathlon Middle East competition held at Zayed University in Dubai. The sustainability of contemporary architecture projects including the building performance and quality […]

International Heritage Conservation Experts discussed the Future of the Bamiyan World Heritage Site

SALALAH Under the auspices of H.E. Abdul Aziz bin Mohammed Al-Rowas, Adviser to His Majesty the Sultan for Cultural Affairs and President of ICOMOS OMAN, 30 international experts, high Afghan Government officials and international donors from Italy and Japan gathered for a three-day technical meeting in Salalah recently, to discuss the future of the Bamiyan […]

The Dean’s List Award Ceremony – 55 students awarded

HALBAN The Dean’s List Award Ceremony was held in the large GUtech amphitheatre to celebrate the achievements of 55 GUtech students and to commemorate the 6th anniversary of His Majesty’s visit to the university. “We only recently introduced the Dean’s List as a way to recognize outstanding academic achievements. The Dean’s List is a very […]

A simulation center for oil and gas operations launched

HALBAN The German company PSI Software AG has started this week its training sessions for Engineering students at the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech). A specialized Computer Laboratory and Training Center was opened at GUtech last year, after signing a MoU with PSI Software AG. The laboratory showcases a small-scale sample industrial pipeline […]

“Fieldtrip Istanbul – Meeting East and West” – exhibition opens at GUtech

HALBAN Under the auspices of H.E. Ayşe Sözen Usluer, the Turkish Ambassador to Oman, the exhibition “Fieldtrip Istanbul – Meeting East and West” of the Department of Urban Planning and Architectural Design at the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) was opened today morning. The exhibition showcases the creative work realised during the architectural […]

192 graduates were celebrated at GUtech

HALBAN The 7th Graduation Ceremony was held at the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) on Sunday evening, 9th of Dcember. A total of 192 Omani and expatriate graduates were celebrated during an official ceremony held in the large amphitheatre of the GUtech campus. The ceremony was held in the presence of GUtech academics, […]