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, and Microsoft PowerPoint, Identifying Hardware and Software, Working with files, folders and applications, file sharing and the use of Google Drive, Google Docs, sheets, slides, and Google forms.
Mode of Testing The test will examine the skills of students in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint. Covers Computer Fundamentals, Internet and WWW, Computer Security & Networking, Identifying Hardware and Software, Working with files, folders and applications, file sharing and the use of Google Drive, Google Docs, sheets, slides, and Google forms.
Types of Questions 

Questions include multiple-choice, Match the following, and True and False Questions

Exam Duration 1 hour  (Conducted in the classroom )
Maximum marks 100

 

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
  • Basic statistics
  • Basic Probability
  • Linear & Quadratic equations
  • Basic logarithmic properties
  • Basic trigonometry
  • Rationalize denominator
  • Intercepts
  • Basic coordinate geometry
  • Converting to decimal fraction and Percentage
  • Functions
  • Angles and their Measures
Mode of Testing
  • Online
Types of Questions 
  • True/ False
  • MCQ
  • Answer the following
Exam Duration
  • 1 hour

Note: Calculator not allowed

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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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