University of Nizwa was established in the Sultanate of Oman by the Decree of Sultan Qaboos. This University started as nonprofit private one, its inauguration class started with 1200 Omani women.
The mission of the university to broadly educate students and equip them with values, knowledge and life skills needed to enrich their lives and enable them to meaningfully contribute to the progress of society. Currently the university providing over 30 undergraduate majors and 6 masters programs to a student body of nearly 6500. The university providing research in the fields of Technical developments, Medicinal Plants and Marine Natural Product and many.