Dear Students (Future Engineers), Welcome to MTC!
First of all, congratulations that you have performed to a high standard and have been very successful in your High School Graduation Examinations.
You have now made a very important decision for your future career; and choosing MTC as a college for your higher level engineering education is a very important decision too in order to enhance your technical and engineering capabilities through MTC’s unique specialisations.
Following decree by His Majesty, Sultan Qaboos bin Said; the Supreme Commander of the Oman Armed Services, the Military Technological College (MTC) has been created with the intent on becoming a Centre of Excellence in the unique provision of education and training for Ministry of Defence and Civilian Technicians and Engineers in Oman. In setting the foundation towards achieving the highest standards envisaged for MTC the project was placed under the direct command of the His Excellency (Sayyid Badr bin Saud al Busaidi) – the Minister Responsible for Defence Affairs, and His Excellency (Mohamed bin Nassir bin Mohammed al Rasbi) – Secretary General for Ministry of Defence. The intent is that MTC will be amongst the best in the field of military and applied non-military technical education and training providers in the Middle East and in the World.
The College is providing the engineering education for recruits to the Royal Army Oman, Royal Air Force Oman, Royal Navy of Oman, Royal Guard, Royal Court, Royal Flight, Royal Oman Police, the Ministry of Defence Engineering Services, and to Oman Air.
Finally, you are now our promising hope towards realizing the dream of MTC becoming a world leading engineering institution; one that will be both unique in its mission and excellent in delivery of this mission. So, work hard and be always as expected to be. Be aware that a good start will make for a good student and a successful graduate of MTC.
Professor Eugene Coyle