Muscat: The Omani Authority for Partnership for Development (OAPFD) released the 0.33 version of the Global Internship Programme (GIP). The program will offer a possibility for24 Omani graduates and under-graduate college students to paintings in a global company that works with the authority. The initiative goals to increase their global community and employability competencies in addition, it will increase their views and information and much extra.

The 0.33 version of the programme will help and train16 beneath-graduates’ students from College of Engineering and Business & Political Studies from Sultan Qaboos University (SQU), Higher College of Technology, Oman University Scholars and PDO’s National Objectives programme. The pupil can be educated inside the Turkish business enterprise FNSS, South African business enterprise Denel, Spanish organization Rodman and American Company Lenco. The programme will conclude with a challenge organized by students to assess and measure the effectiveness of the programme.


In order to increase and help national cadres for labour market, the programme will aid eight faculties and universities graduates with intensive training programme for 2-10 months period with South Korean employer CNO and American business enterprise Raytheon.

Salim Al Khaldi, The Youth Skills Development Programme Manager stated:”After the fulfillment and the tremendous impact we’ve got seen on the primary and 2d versions of the GIP, we have launched the 1/3 version of the programme with extra students, one-of-a-kind specialised fields and with longer duration of education.”

“During the programme, we verify the internship training programmes that furnished from the enterprises and the extent of advantage, if you want to help us to look at the sustainability of GIP and upload more schooling fields that wanted via the labour market within the Sultanate, we hope to increase this programme each year and concerning extra partners domestically and the world over,” he introduced.

During the consultation, OAPFD organised an orientation for the scholars to provide steering to invest in the training opportunity to broaden their competencies and to boom their employability after graduation.

Moreover, Ahmed Qatan provided his training revel in at FNSS in Turkey and Abdullah Al Kharusi and Al Yaqadhan Al Harthi presented their enjoy at Denel in South Africa, in the second edition of the programme.

“The training revel in at Denel, the sector leader organization in army production, is a completely unique experience. The education covered realistic exercise in manufacturing mechanisms and product strains and training on business ethics like taking responsibility, teamwork and time control. We would really like to thank OAPFD who gave us the opportunity to train overseas, research external experiences and expand our competencies, with a view to qualify us for the task marketplace,” said Abdullah.