About UTAS-Salalah

UTAS - MuscatThe merger of the Salalah College of Technology and the College of Applied Sciences-Salalah into the University of Technology and Applied Sciences-Salalah branch marks a momentous step forward in the pursuit of academic excellence in the Dhofar Governorate. With this merging, the University of Technology and Applied Sciences has taken a visionary step forward in creating a unified educational institution that is poised to make an even greater impact on higher education, research, and innovation in the Dhofar Governorate. This merger likewise represents a bold vision to combine our strengths, expertise, and resources with the aim of creating an environment where collaboration and excellence will succeed.


The University of Technology and Applied Sciences-Salalah (UTAS-Salalah) stands as the premiere educational institution in the Dhofar Region which hosts a thriving student population of over 4,900 students as of the academic year of 2023-2024. It offers various specializations in the fields of Engineering and Technology, Economics and Business Administration, Computing and Information Sciences and Mass Communication (Creative Industries) at the Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and Bachelor's degree levels. This branch has witnessed remarkable growth in terms of facility expansion and has more than 570 dedicated staff with diverse levels of expertise.


Situated in the heart of the Dhofar Province, Salalah, UTAS-Salalah serves as a symbol of knowledge, innovation, and academic excellence for our community. As we welcome this new chapter in our university’s history, we invite all of you to explore our website, discover the opportunities and services we offer, and be part of the UTAS-Salalah community. Together, we can make a future of excellence where education knows no bounds and the pursuit of knowledge remains the highest priority.