B.Eng. (Hons) Wireless Networks

Course Type Undergraduate
Length/Duration 8 Semesters (For more details please click on the Course Fees section below)
Qualification Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Wireless Networks
Entry Requirements Candidates seeking direct admission to the programme mentioned should possess a General Education Diploma (Equivalent to 12 years of schooling or equivalent qualification) in the science stream, a minimum score of 65% in any two of the following modules/courses:
a) Pure Math
b) Physics
c) Chemistry
d) Biology
Further, candidates should pass the Placement Test conducted by MEC which includes English, Mathematics and Computing components. To be exempted from English Language in the Foundation Programme, candidates require a 5.5 score on IELTS (International English Language Testing System) or its equivalent and to be exempted from the Computing component of the GFP, they should have successfully completed the ICDL or IC3. In addition, candidates will have to pass the Math component of the college Placement Test.
Department Computing


With the rapid industrial development in Oman and computer wireless network solutions are becoming a necessity because of their features of portability, cost effectiveness and versatility. This programme prepares you to address the requirements of the present technology viz. wireless technology. It aims to provide you with the knowledge and skills for a thorough understanding of network technology and administration with a focus on the real-time wireless environment.
After completing the programme, you will find careers in installation, operations and maintenance wireless networks and services to address the specific needs of the world-wide communications industry. Further, the technical skills and in-depth knowledge that you acquire will help you find suitable entry-level positions in the wireless technology environment, in both government and private organisations looking for networking professionals to install, operate and maintain their wireless networks.
  Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4
Fall Semester College Mathematics Discrete Mathematics Introduction To Programming Omani Studies
Programming Logic Development Business Communication Fundamentals Of Relational Database Management System SPECIAL TOPIC / SYSTEMS PROJECT MANAGEMENT
English for Special Purpose System Analysis And Design Design of Network Security Database Administration 
Fundamentals Of Computer Hardware Electromagnetic Fields Implementing Network Security Routing Protocols
Electrical Engineering ELECTIVE - I Antenna Theory and Communication Systems Project Planning
Spring Semester Calculus and Numerical Methods Computer Network Protocols Business Environment Advanced Networking Technologies
Probability and Statistics Network Administration Computer Architecture Enterprise Mobility
Introduction to Internet Internet Administration Communication Server Administration ELECTIVE - III
Electronics Engineering Wireless Technology Principles of Routing
Fundamentals Of Computer Networks PROJECT - I ELECTIVE - II Project Design and Implementation
Academic Programme Tuition Fees Duration Other Fees
Diploma R.O 2100
(per year)
Fulltime: 2 years or 4 semesters
Part time: Depends on modules registered
(The duration mentioned here does not include the Foundation Programme, which is usually completed in a year)
Registration Fees:R.O 50
(non-refundable)
Caution Deposit: R.O 100
(Refundable at the time of leaving college)
Bachelors

Fulltime: 4 years or 8 semesters
Part time: Depends on modules registered

(The duration mentioned here does not include the Foundation Programme, which is usually completed in a year)

For further information on how to register in the programme please Contact Our Student Admission Office in the following address for applying to our courses:
Mr. Mohammed Al Sabahi
Tel: 00968 24531588
Mr. Khalid Al Harthy
Tel: 00968 24531595
Mariam Al Mamari
Tel: 00968 24531797

Email:
admissions@mec.edu.om
mohammed@mec.edu.om
khalid@mec.edu.om
malmamari@mec.edu.om

In person:
The Student Admission Office
Middle East College
P.O.Box: 79, P.C. 124
Al-Rusayl, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman
Fax: 00968-24446028
Tel: 00968 24531400