|Map of Oman. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.|
Government management of Omani education system
Studying abroad is a dream for many
Increased education opportunities for Omani womenThe Omani government website says Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said has given special attention to the education of Omani women. As the country continues to modernize, more women are breaking out of their traditional roles. “Before, men were much more able to study abroad but now it is equal between men and women,” said 18-year-old Fatma.
|Women in a market in Sinaw, Oman. Photo via Wikimedia Commons.|
With the increase in government funding, studying abroad in Oman has become more common for both men and women alike. For the students studying abroad, it is an experience they will not soon forget. For the teachers who help them get there, it is a chance to prepare the younger generation for what is to come.