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
•    Students who do not possess a GFP certificate or an equivalent certificate may take MEC placement test. The placement test determines proficiency levels in English, Pure Math and Computing component.
•    English Language in the GFP can be exempted on producing IELTS (International English Language Testing System) certificate with a score of  5.5 and above, a TOEFL equivalent or an equivalent international certification
•    Computing component of the GFP can be exempted if the candidate has successfully completed the ICDL or IC3 or any equivalent international diploma in IT skills.
•    A score of 60% and above in MEC placement test in each of the component would enable the student for exemption from General Foundation programme.
Department Computing


There is 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 cmpleting 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 Network Protocols Communication Skills Project Planning
Electrical & Electronics Engineering Operating Systems Routing & Switching Advanced Networking Technologies
English for Special Purpose Network Administration Discrete Mathematics New Venture Creation/Intercultural Studies
Fundamentals Of Computer Hardware (FCH)
Wireless Technology Computer Architecture Mobile and Pervasive Computing




Spring Semester Introduction to Programming FRDBMS Communication Server Administration Omani Business Environment Studies
Intermediate Mathematics Strategies and Techniques Antenna Theory and Communication Systems Database Administration
FCN Advanced Computer Hardware System Project Management Project Design and Implementation
System Analysis and Design Project-I Network Security




Academic Programme Tuition Fees Duration Other Fees
Diploma R.O. 4416 (Diploma)





R.O. 8832 (Bachelors)
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