Sohar, The Sultanate of Oman
- International Maritime College Oman – cultural day and stopover 15th February
For over a decade the International Maritime College Oman (IMCO) has been an example of a world class academic higher educational institution offering education and cutting-edge teaching technology in the maritime, logistics and petrochemical industries. Ever since its inception in 2005 as a joint venture between the Government of Oman (70%) and the STC Group of the Netherlands (30%), IMCO has set Oman on a course of restoring its regal maritime history through the development and creation of innovative learning programmes. IMCO’s student intake has seen a steady growth of more than 200 students each year. Its student profile cuts across borders to include candidates from Oman, United Arab Emirates, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Egypt, South Africa, Yemen, Jordan, Tunisia, Kazakhstan, India, Nigeria and Cameroon – underscoring its international appeal as a college of stellar repute.