Faculty of Language Studies -Demo 2

Welcome to the Faculty of Language Studies (FLS) at Sohar University, a beacon of excellence in language education and research. Our dedication to fostering creative teaching methods, conducting high-quality research, and embracing the most advanced technology underscores our commitment to academic excellence. At FLS, we pride ourselves on our experienced academic staff, state-of-the-art facilities, and a learning environment that nurtures creativity, critical thinking, and effective communication skills.

Our mission is to provide a supportive ecosystem where both students and faculty members can achieve their full potential. This is achieved through a culture of collegiality, integrity, and the promotion of a high level of learner autonomy. Our academic programs are meticulously designed to equip our students with the 21st-century skills necessary for success in a rapidly evolving global landscape, emphasizing not only effective communication and critical thinking but also a profound engagement in research activities.

We are steadfast in our commitment to continuous improvement and relevance of our programs. By benchmarking our curriculum against those offered by other prestigious national and international institutions and aligning with the standards of professional organizations, we ensure our offerings are current, comprehensive, and responsive to societal needs. Our faculty members are not only adept in open and hybrid learning methodologies but are also deeply committed to expanding the intellectual and academic horizons of our students.

FLS offers two undergraduate programs leading to Bachelor degrees in English Language and Literature (ELL) and English Language and Translation (ELT), alongside a Diploma in English Language Studies (ELS). At the postgraduate level, we offer a program in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) leading to an MA in TESOL, and an MA in Translation and Interpreting.

Our faculty members are not just educators and researchers; they are mentors and guides, committed to providing support and encouragement to students every step of the way. As FLS continues to grow and evolve, we remain dedicated to attracting distinguished academics who bring valuable experience and knowledge to our vibrant community. Join us at FLS, where your journey to academic excellence and professional success begins.

Ms. Roqia Al Busaidi
Administrative Officer
Tel: (+968) 26850100 – Ext: 492
Email: RBusaidi@su.edu.om
Office: AL Swaiq, 3rd Floor

Dr. Roy Pushpavilasam Veettil
Associate Professor, MA TESOL Program Coordinator
Tel: +968)26850100 – Ext: 557
Email: RVeettil@su.edu.om
Office: AL Swaiq, 3rd Floor

Dr. Rafik Anwar. Al Jamoussi
Assistant Professor, ELT Program Coordinator
Tel: +968)26850100 – Ext: 270
Email: RJamoussi@su.edu.om
Office: AL Swaiq, 3rd Floor

Dr. Hadi Kashiha
Assistant Professor, ELL Program Coordinator
Tel: +968)26850100 – Ext: 231
Email: HKashiha@su.edu.om
Office: AL Swaiq, 3rd Floor