Entries by Manuela Gutberlet

Student Team ‘Megadalon’ celebrated during special Shell Eco-marathon 2017 Ceremony

MUSCAT Shell Oman organized a special ceremony today at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center to recognize the two student teams from Oman that represented the country during the Shell Eco-marathon Asia 2017 held in Singapore in March this year. GUtech teams have been participating in the competition since 2014. Since that year a total […]

Orientation Days at GUtech

BARKA To welcome the new batch of students, the Orientation Days were held at the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech). More than 500 students have started their studies at GUtech this week. The students were introduced to academic and student life on campus. The Rector of GUtech, Prof. Dr. Michael Modigell, welcomed the […]

Professional Development Days start at GUtech

Blended Learning enhances the Quality of Teaching and Learning BARKA The German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) has launched its one week Professional Development Days for all academic and administrative employees. The week will include a variety of lectures on different aspects regarding teaching and administrative matters. The Professional Days were launched by an […]

Registration is now open

BARKA The German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) has opened its registration for the winter semester 2017/18. “Students who applied via the Ministry of Higher Education portal were registered with us between 10-16 August. International students can still register until 30 August at the university’s premises in Halban, Department of Registration. The applicants need to […]

Computer Science students awarded to create their own businesses soon

MUSCAT A student project of the Department of Computer Sciences at GUtech was selected for incubation and will become an Information and Communication Technology (ICT) start-up soon. The student’s Bee App was selected out of 69 participating teams; it aims at transforming the retail sector. The project was among the best three graduation projects of […]

International Architecture Summer School in Berlin

A group of GUtech students and their professors participated in an international Urban Planning and Architecture Summer School in Berlin (Germany). The course was organized and held in collaboration between Prof. Alexander Kader of GUtech’s Department of Urban Planning and Architectural Design, Iowa State University (USA) and the City College in New York (USA). During […]

GUtech signs MoU with PSI Software AG in Germany

HALBAN To elaborate collaboration with international companies GUtech has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the German company PSI to set up a laboratory and training center equipped with special software from PSI Software AG. “We are pleased to sign the MoU with PSI, a leading international supplier of software for utilities and […]

Applied Geosciences students and professors participate in the International Oman Drilling Project

HALBAN Worldwide Oman is renowned for its ophiolite rocks. To study their composition, age and possible impacts on climate change, a large group of international geoscientists from various universities around the globe have been conducting the Oman Drilling Project. GUtech is on-site partner during the three year project. “The Oman Drilling Project will sample the […]