Entries by Manuela Gutberlet

GUtech team wins Microsoft Imagine Cup 2017

The GUtech Beta Team is the winner of the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2017. The Computer Science team composed of two GUtech students from the Computer Science Department, Alya Al-Shanfari and Hana Al-Raisi, as well as an Omani inventor, Sultan Al-Subhi, won the first prize for their project Bee, an app that is connected with Beacons […]

Visit GUtech during Ghedex – “Computer scientists provide smart solutions for our everyday lives”

GUtech participates in the annual Global Higher Education Exhibition Ghedex 2017. The exhibition is held between 18-20 April at the Oman Convention and Exhibition Center in Muscat. During Ghedex a number of GUtech academic and administrative staff of different departments will respond to enquiries. Visit the GUtech stand. Representatives of the Computer Science (CS) Department […]

Open Day at GUtech

HALBAN On Saturday afternoon GUtech opened its doors to the community. GUtech staff members and students showcased the university’s Bachelor programmes as well as sports, theatre and fun activities for the whole family. One of the GUtech lecture halls accommodated the Computer Science department and their smart solutions. Ali Al Humairi is a Lecturer for […]

Prestigious International Carbonate Course held at GUtech

HALBAN Carbonate rocks are widely distributed on Earth and are a fantastic window into Earth history and climate evolution. “They host huge reserves on oil, gas, and water, and were formed by organisms living millions of years ago. Therefore, they represent excellent archives for reconstructing the evolution of the Earth’s biosphere. Moreover even today’s climate […]

Geological field-workshop on Jabel Akdhdar

Together with colleagues from Oman and Germany, the Department of Applied Geosciences of GUtech conducted a field workshop on Jabal Akhdar’s Saiq Plateau last weekend. The group of geoscientists were from FAU Germany, FU Berlin, GUtech, SQU and PDO. Several German geoscientists are currently conducting seminars and lectures at GUtech. Pictured are (from left to […]

“I always wanted to know more about university life” – school students at GUtech

A group of seven students are currently conducting their work and study experience days at GUtech. During four days the students are familiarized with life on campus. They visit various academic departments such as the Departments of Maths and Sciences, Engineering, Computer Sciences and Applied Geosciences. The students have the opportunity to meet with professors […]

Students participated in the prestigious Geosciences “Flügel Course”

BARKA Six students of the Department of Applied Geosciences (AGEO) at GUtech participated in the International Course on Carbonate Microfacies 2017 at the Geocenter of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany) recently. Four students who are all in their final year in Applied Geosciences: Amal Al Shahaibi, Amani Qasim, Ibtisam Al Kharusi and Wafa Al Ismaili […]