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Sultan Qaboos University

Mail address PO Box 34, Al Khod, Postal Code 123
Telephone +968 513-333 Fax +968 513-41 8, 5 13-255 Telex 5602 SQU ON
Cable Jami'ah

Sponsoring agency Ministry of Higher Education
Nature Academic
Mission Instruction, research, extension
Financial support Government
Working languages English
Scope of interest Agronomy, horticulture, plant breeding, plant protection, livestock, food sciences, fisheries, agricultural economics

Research program
Locations Al Khod, Muscat
Subjects Heat, water, salinity stresses; plant protection; water management; improvement of livestock Status Ongoing

Internal Organization
Chief official Prof. Christopher D. Lu, Dean
Divisions Plant Sciences, Soil and Water, Agricultural Mechanization, Fisheries Sciences and Technology, Animal and Food Sciences, Agricultural Economics
Professional staff 130
Total staff 150

Office Laboratories for teaching and research are available for horticulture, agronomy, plant protection, plant breeding, soil and water, animal sciences, fisheries, agricultural mechanization, and computers
Library Multidisciplinary collection, Main Library, Sultan Qaboos University
Computer catalog Yes, using DOBIS
Exchange Facilities Limited

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