We, Qaboos bin Said, the Sultan of Oman
after perusal of the Basic Statute of the State promulgated by Royal Decree 101/96,
and in pursuance of public interest,
have decreed as follows
The attached system shall apply in regard to private universities.
All that is contrary to the attached system, or in conflict with its provisions, is hereby repealed.
The Minister of Higher Education shall issue the executive regulation for the provisions of this system after the approval of the Higher Education Council.
This decree shall be published in the Official Gazette, and comes into force on the date of its publication.
Issued on: 10 Safar 1420
Corresponding to: 26 May 1999
Qaboos bin Said
Sultan of Oman
Published in Official Gazette 648 issued on 1 June 1999.