Vision & Mission

Vision 2017

To be recognized as the leading independent network for quality enhancement in higher education in the MENA region.

Mission 2017

To act as a facilitator in enhancing quality within higher education in the Sultanate of Oman, through the sharing of ideas, research, and good practice.


  • Develop a quality culture by providing leadership and support in quality enhancement initiatives to the higher education sector
  • Continue to build capacity through the provision and enhancement of support and training opportunities
  • Create, develop and maintain/implement an independent structure that supports the mission and realise the vision of the OQNHE
  • Ensure a sustainable source of income and financial viability
  • Establish and maintain relationships with external bodies


OQNHE upholds and promotes commitment to: