Our Vision

Our Vision

To provide windows into how the future of the energy market is shaping up and what skills are critical to facilitate the transition to this new market position. Our vision is inspired by local and global visions to move into clean and renewable energy as main source of future energy.

Our Mission

Our Mission

To equip our participants with the essential skills to compete in the Future energy market in Oman.

Why Nawafidh?

  • Building Technical Competencies

    Upon the successful participation in the programme, the participant will obtain the following certificates:

    1. Senior students in final or pre-final year registered in a bachelor programme willrecieve a Nawafidh certificate with a credit transfer letter of 4 ECTS, which can be added to students’ credit points (credit transfer is subject to student’s University/college acceptance).
    2. Recent graduates (less than five years) with a degree in science, engineering or technology, will obtain a training certificate issued by the Training and Smart Solution Center – GUtech, accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education, Research and Innovation in Oman.
  • Developing Life Skills

    Certificate, high impact learning outcome and an authentic adventure.

  • Executive Leaders Forums

    Attend forums hosted by top professionals and energy leaders who are invited as key speakers in this program.

  • Networking

    Become part of an integrated academic and industrial network and stay connected with the latest on this program.

Our Objective

Our Objective

  • To provide participants with right platform to learn the latest on emerging energies and their application in Oman through live projects.
  • To collaborate with key academic and training partners and provide participants with a solid foundation on technical and soft skills, which are essential for transitioning to the new and emerging energies.
  • To bridge the gap between Academia & Industry through the right discussions and workshops.
  • To enable networking, peer assistance, staying connected, motivating and empowering participants to lead the transition into new market.
Our Target Audience

Our Target Audience

  • Professional participants who are keen to learn and enter new or emerging energy markets.
  • Omani nationals residing in Oman only (to be able to participate in fieldwork).
  • Recent graduates with science, engineering or technology degrees (less than 5 years).
  • Final or prefinal year scholars pursuing a degree in science, engineering or technology.
Course Commitment

Program Commitment

  • 30 technical sessions (two hours each), conducted online during the late afternoon, over a duration of 6 months (over the academic year calendar).
  • 3 non-technical (soft skills) sessions conducted over two-day weekends.
  • Exclusive lectures by energy leaders and decision makers on Oman’s future energy market.

Important Dates

Date Event
25 August 2021 Online application open
12 September 2021 Online application close
19-22 September 2021 Interviews
23 September 2021 Internal evaluation process
27-29 September 2021 Accepted applicants informed
3 October 2021 Launch of the program

“Online application acceptance test and personal interviews will be conducted remotely. All those registered in the program should kindly check their emails to receive the test link and all the related update.”

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