Ambassador opens Omani Expo for UK education

THE Al Ahlam UK Education Expo 2016 was officially inaugurated by His Excellency Jonathan Wilks CMG, the British Ambassador to the Sultanate of Oman, at the InterContinental Hotel Muscat's Al Jabrin Ballroom, as shown above.

The inauguration was also attended by several officials and delegates from various ministries, local universities and colleges and professionals from the education sector.

Expo venue InterContinental Hotel, MuscatSince its inception in 2011, the Expo has grown to bridge the gap between UK higher education institutions and students in Oman planning to study in Britain.

The Expo is aimed at those interested in pursuing their higher education in the UK who wish to explore the variety of courses being offered and to meet representatives from British universities, higher education institutions and English language course providers.

Organised by Al Nimr Expo in association with Al Ahlam Higher Education Services (Oman’s leading UK student counselling service agency licensed by the Ministry of Higher Education), the two day expo on 21-22 March at InterContinental Hotel Muscat – Al Jabrin Ballroom was also open to the public.

The Expo will move to Salalah and will be held there from 23-24 March 2016 at Hilton Salalah Resort – Al Balid Ballroom and will remain open to visitors from 5:30pm to 8:30pm.

Additional information about Al Ahlam UK Education Expo can be found at or please contact Mr.Roni Barua, email:, or tel: 2470 0656 Mobile: 9986 1211.