How to apply ?

Applications can be made to the Admissions Department within the College at any stage throughout the year. Candidates are invited to visit the Admissions Department where our Admissions Officers/Advisors will be happy to assist in advising you of a suitable course. The College's normal starting dates for undergraduate programmes are in September and February each year. Online registration is available during registration periods. For more information, please ask the Admissions Department.

APL (Accredited Prior Learning)

This service is for students transferring from other Colleges/Universities. Mature students may be able to enrol on their chosen course at level 1 or 2 with APL credits for prior learning. Accredited Prior Certificated Learning (APCL) may be granted to students who have gained relevant higher–level qualifications from other institutions. Such credits must be agreed before starting the programme and all credit decisions are subject to formal approval by the University of Bedfordshire. APL credits will not be considered for level 3. 

The College does not consider experience for granting APL credits

Exemption Testing

Students coming to Majan University College can take tests to be exempted from foundation programme modules, lower level IT modules, and English language modules on the degree programmes. Please also note that current IELTS exam certificates can also be used for exemption purposes.

Please visit the registry for information about the timings of these exams.

A brief overview of the tests is given below

The UG English Test (for exemption from English modules in the foundation programme)

Subject matter    
  • Reading comprehension
  • Vocabulary
  • Grammar
  • Vocabulary and Grammar
  • Writing 1 and Writing 2
Mode of Testing
  • A written exam (pen and paper)
Types of Questions 
  • MCQs.
  • Writing
Exam Duration
  • 2 Hours

 

The APL English Test (for exemption from English modules in the degree programme)

Subject matter    
  • Reading and Vocabulary
  • Words and grammar
  • Grammar
  • Academic Skills - Editing
  • Academic Skills - Summary
  • Writing
Mode of Testing
  • A written exam (pen and paper)
Types of Questions 
  • MCQs.
  • Writing
Exam Duration
  • 2 Hours

 

IT Exemption Test (for exemption from Foundation and level 1 IT modules)

Subject matter 
  • Computer Fundamentals
  • Internet and WWW
  • Computer Security
  • Networking
  • Microsoft Word
  • Microsoft Excel
  • Microsoft PowerPoint

For Level 1 IT Modules

  • Google Documents
  • Google Sheets
  • Google Slides
  • Google Forms
  • File Management
  • Network Access and Wireless Configuration
  • Logical and Problem Solving Techniques
  • Decision – Making Skills
Mode of Testing
  • Practical exam which will test the skills of students in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint.
  • Theoretical Part covers Computer Fundamentals, Internet and WWW, Computer Security & Networking

For Level 1 IT Modules

  • Theoretical questions will cover: Introduction to computer hardware and software, file management, google docs, network access and wireless configuration, idea generations, problem – solving, and critical thinking skills
Types of Questions 
  • Theoretical part contains short answer questions.
  • Practical session has separate set of questions relating to Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Students have to follow the instructions in each section and create the files for the respective application and save it in a location specified in the question paper.
Exam Duration
  • 2 Hours 45 minutes (Conducted in a Lab)

 

Maths Exemption Test (For exemption from Maths modules in the Foundation Programme)

Subject matter    
  • Basic arithmetic Operations
  • Operations on fractions
  • Exponents and radical
  • Basic Probability
  • Solve and graph linear equations
  • Basic logarithmic properties
  • Basic trigonometry
  • Rationalize denominator
  • Intercepts
  • Basic coordinate geometry
  • Converting to decimal fraction and Percentage
Mode of Testing
  • Written Exam
Types of Questions 
  • True/ False
  • MCQ
  • Fill in the blanks
  • Answer the following
Exam Duration
  • 1 hour 30 minutes.

Get in Touch

  • Tel: +968 2473 0400
  • Email: info@majancollege.edu.om
  • Mutrah | Way No. 2621 | Building No. 1986
  • P.O Box: 710, P.C: 112 | Ruwi | Sultanate of Oman
  • Hotline: +968 8007 1000
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