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Regional Manager

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Chris Kelly
ctkelly@cardiffmet.ac.uk
00442920205645

Recruitment Officer

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Ryan Powell
rpowell@cardiffmet.ac.uk
00442920205289

Cardiff Metropolitan has had a close friendship with Oman for a number of years. We have over 50 Omani students at the University and particularly popular subjects include Biomedical Science, Food Science, Business and IT, MBA and Tourism.

We have an Oman Society and Muslim prayer rooms on our campuses. Every year, Omani students celebrate their National Day at Cardiff Metropolitan and also hold celebrations on religious festivals such as Eid.

In addition to regular marketing visits to Oman, the International Office always attend the GHEDEX Exhibitions which are held at the SEEB Exhibition Centre every April. The University also has a memorandum of understanding with Sultan Qaboos University.

Cardiff Met Entry Requirements

Students who have the following qualifications may be considered for direct entry onto relevant schemes at Cardiff Metropolitan University:

Foundation Courses

International Foundation: Thanaweya A'ama (General Secondary School Certificate Examination) OR equivalent of 5 GCSEs (Grade A-C) to include Maths and English plus UKVI IELTS of 4.5

Foundation (with pathways): Thanaweya A'ama (General Secondary School Certificate Examination) OR equivalent of 5 GCSEs (Grades A-C) including English and Maths plus 32 UCAS tariff points from at least 1 A level plus IELTS of 6.0

Undergraduate Courses

A-Levels or International Baccalaureate

OR American High School Diploma with GPA 3.0 (grade B average) plus one of the following:
SAT 1 combined score of 1800 or above and a 6 score in the essay
ACT (American College Test) score of 20 or above
Advanced Placement Tests (Aps) with grade 3 or above in at least two relevant subjects

Thanaweya A'ama (General Secondary School Certificate Examination) plus recognised Foundation Year programme

Diploma or Advanced Diploma level course will be considered for advanced entry to Year 2/Year 3 of an Undergraduate course

PLEASE NOTE! Students with Advanced Diploma and work experience may be considered for Advanced Standing Entry

Postgraduate Courses

Students with a good Bachelors Degree from SQU.

OR students with a good Bachelors Degree from a university in the UK.

OR students with a good Bachelors Degree from a recognised university in the Middle East.​

The International Office works with a number of Educational agencies and advisors around the World. The following provides the details of our official representatives for your country:​


For additional Educational Advisors working across your region please click here.

Upcoming events in your country:

Our representatives will be visiting cities across Oman throughout the year. Contact Chris to arrange an appointment.

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