Entries by Manuela Gutberlet

Tree planting initiative at GUtech

HALBAN Under the auspices of Hilal bin Said al Hajri, Governor of Southern Al Batinah ten date trees were planted by the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries on the GUtech campus last week. The initiative is part of a larger move of the Ministry to plant fruit trees and date palms in all governorates throughout […]

Vice-President of the German Bundestag visited GUtech

HALBAN The Vice-President of the German Bundestag (Parliament), H.E. Thomas Oppermann, and his accompanying delegation visited GUtech in the afternoon. The delegation who is currently on a three day visit to Oman included MP Christian Lange, Parliamentary State Secretary, MP Stefan Liebich and MP Katja Suding, all members of the German Bundestag. The delegation was […]

Five unique Master’s programmes launched

MUSCAT Under the auspices of H.E. Eng. Mohsen bin Mohammed Al Sheikh, Chairman of Muscat Municipality, five Master’s programmes were launched at the Crown Plaza Hotel Convention and Exhibition Centre in Muscat yesterday evening. A number of dignitaries and representatives of different industries and ministries in Oman attended the event as well as GUtech alumnis […]

GUtech conducted Career Talks at the Indian School Mabeela

MUSCAT To connect with the international community in Oman, the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) has participated in the Career Talks organised at the Indian School Mabeela last weekend. GUtech lecturer Petrit Pasha gave a talk on studying Urban Planning and Architectural Design and Nusaiba Al Sulaimani spoke about Computer Science. “I chose […]

GUtech participates in EduTrac Oman Higher Education Exhibition

MUSCAT GUtech is participating in the annual higher education exhibition ‘EduTrac Oman’ that was inaugurated in the Oman Convention and Exhibition Centre in Muscat today morning. The exhibition was inaugurated by H.E. Shaikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Abdullah Al Bakri, Minister of Manpower. This year’s exhibition that will run for three days and is held […]

Computer Science students are second in the Dell EMC ‘Envision the Future Competition’

For their invention of an “Automated Irrigation System”, a smart irrigation project which contributes to an effective water resource management, three Computer Science students from GUtech, Maryam Al- Kaabi, Budoor Al Bulushi, and Basma Al-Amri were awarded with the second place in the Dell EMC Envision the Future Competition in 2018. The students’ project was supervised […]

Geosciences students to attend the International Carbonate Course in Germany next year

MUSCAT Six Geosciences students of the German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech) will participate in the Annual International Carbonate Course of the GeoCenter at the University of Erlangen (Germany). The students were awarded by the Rector Prof. Dr. Ing. Michael Modigell with GUtech study-scholarships for their travel to Germany in February/March 2019. The seminars […]

German TV Team visits GUtech

HALBAN A TV team from the German-French channel ‘arte’ has visited GUtech today morning. The journalists spoke with Prof. Dr. Wilfried Bauer, Head of the Department of Applied Geosciences (AGEO) about the study-programme that was designed in cooperation with GUtech’s German partner-university RWTH Aachen University, highlighting the important role of geology in Oman. The TV […]

“Perception of Shapes and Spaces” – A Unique Art Exhibition at GUtech

HALBAN GUtech students of the Department of Urban Planning and Architectural Design (UPAD) walked along the staircases of the university to showcase their ‘hat art works’ to other students and GUtech staff members. A special student exhibition entitled “Perceptions of Shapes and Spaces” was inaugurated today on campus. The exhibition showcases a large number of […]