On September 27, 2020, Sohar University launched the induction program for the 2020/2021 academic year. Due to the current circumstances, the program was entirely online. Administrators and academics from Sohar University prepared a comprehensive program to introduce the students to the university regulations and laws. Audiovisual and readable resources were used in the program.
In a recorded speech, Professor Barry Winn, President of the University, welcomed the students in the new academic year, saying: “The induction program will continue until October 1, 2020 and study will resume on October 4. The blended learning approach will be followed and technical preparations for the successful implementation of this teaching learning mode have been made.”