Welcome to the Department of Information Technology

The department started as The Department of Computing and Mathematics in the year 1996 offering General National Vocational Qualification (GNVQ), and in the Academic Years 2001-2003 it was offering Oman National Diploma (OND) programme.

The current IT program was implemented since the Academic Year 2003-2004, offering graduate programs in Diploma in Information Technology, and Advanced Diploma & Bachelor in various specializations like Networking, Database, Software Engineering, and Internet and e-Security. After its implementation, the program was continuously reviewed and updated whenever necessary.

Based on the market needs, as per the inputs from the employers, a major change was incorporated in the IT program. The new version 3 of the program is implemented since September 2016 (Academic Year 2016-17), offering graduate programs in Diploma (Software Development, and Networking specializations) and Bachelor (Information Security, Networking, Software Engineering, and Database Systems specialization).

In line with the College Vision and Mission, the department aims to produce graduates with high quality technical skills in the field of Information Technology who can contribute to the Socio-economic development of the Sultanate of Oman. The Teaching and Learning environment in the department emphasizes on Student-Centered learning, thereby fostering an academic atmosphere for the students to be "responsible for their own learning and innovate their knowledge".

The students learn in an environment which is supported by:

  • Classrooms/Laboratories with best technical facilities
  • Internet facilities
  • E-learning tools like Moodle
  • Well-equipped library
  • Peer Supported Learning and flipped classrooms to encourage self-learning.

The Academic study is also supported by and balanced with a number of Co-curricular and Extra-curricular activities focusing on enhancing the technical and soft skills. A number of in-house and external workshops, training programs, and lectures are organized by the department on varied topics of academic relevance and for overall personality development of students.

 

Department Activity

Webinar on "Augmented Reality Using Unity Engine & Vuforia"

28/06/2020 Staff Development Committee

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a webinar on the title Augmented Reality Using Unity Engine & Vuforia on 21 st June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

Webinar on Thinking Skills and Problem Solving

28/06/2020 Staff Development Committee

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a workshop on the title Thinking Skills and Problem Solving on 25 th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

Workshop on Data Analysis vs Data Analytics

18/06/2020 Staff Development Committee

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a workshop on the title Data Analysis v/s Data Analytics on 17th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

Workshop on Quality Awareness

18/06/2020 Staff Development Committee

The Staff Development Committee of the IT Department in coordination with IQAC conducted a workshop on the title Quality Awareness Program on 16th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

IT Students Presented Papers in SNSIR4.0 Webinar, HCT, Muscat

16/06/2020 Student Guidance Committee

A total of 12 posters were presented by 26 students and 4 papers presented by 10 students from Department of Information Technology of Ibra College of Technology at SNSIR4.0 Webinar, HCT, Muscat on 14th June 2020. more...

Math Lessons in GeoGebra with Moodle Integration

11/06/2020 Mr. D. Thomas

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a workshop on the title Math Lessons in GeoGebra with Moodle Integration on 10th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. The Resource person was Mr. Monro Dominise. more...

Workshop on Mathematics using Apps, Software and IT Technology

09/03/2020 Mr. D. Thomas

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a workshop on the title Mathematics using Apps, software and IT technology on 5th March 2020 in IT302 at 2 pm. more...

IT Students Awarding Day 2020

09/03/2020 Student Guidance Committee

On Tuesday 3rd-of March, 2020, IT department invited 2019-2020 graduates, students in the dean’s honors list, students ... more...

CISCO ACADEMY OF ICT ORGANISED 'CONFIGURING CISCO IOS USING PYTHON'

18/02/2020 Mr. Darla D. Thomas

On the 11th of February, 2020, there was a program titled “Configuring CISCO IOS Using Python” was organized by the CISCO ACADEMY of ICT. ... more...

Webinar on "Augmented Reality Using Unity Engine & Vuforia"

28/06/2020 by Staff Development Committee

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a webinar on the title Augmented Reality Using Unity Engine & Vuforia on 21 st June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

Webinar on Thinking Skills and Problem Solving

28/06/2020 by Staff Development Committee

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a workshop on the title Thinking Skills and Problem Solving on 25 th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

Workshop on Data Analysis vs Data Analytics

18/06/2020 by Staff Development Committee

The staff development committee of the IT Department conducted a workshop on the title Data Analysis v/s Data Analytics on 17th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

Workshop on Quality Awareness

18/06/2020 by Staff Development Committee

The Staff Development Committee of the IT Department in coordination with IQAC conducted a workshop on the title Quality Awareness Program on 16th June 2020 via MS Teams at 10 am. more...

IT Students Presented Papers in SNSIR4.0 Webinar, HCT, Muscat

16/06/2020 by Student Guidance Committee

A total of 12 posters were presented by 26 students and 4 papers presented by 10 students from Department of Information Technology of Ibra College of Technology at SNSIR4.0 Webinar, HCT, Muscat on 14th June 2020. more...

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