In the Name of Allah, the Most Compassionate, the Most Merciful
All praise be to Allah, and peace and blessings be upon our Prophet Mohammad and his family and companions.
I am pleased to welcome you to the website of the Institute of Topographic Sciences (ITS) of the National Survey Authority (NSA) in the Ministry of Defence (MOD) in the Sultanate of Oman hoping you find its content useful and helpful.
In ITS, we consider students the focus of the educational process and we strive to provide them with specialist skills in Geospatial Sciences, develop their knowledge and skills in Surveying and Mapping Sciences (Geomatics) and professionally qualify them to be a future useful structure backbone for their country.
Since the establishment of the Institute in 1995 and is witnessing a remarkable development in technical and human potential, quality education for the rise of this sector in the Sultanate and contribute to achieving the objectives of the Institute through the vision and mission that we seek to be completed professionally and competently.
The Institute is unique in Surveying and Mapping science combined, according to an academic template especially compatible with the development requirements and needs of all sectors in Oman. In its capacity as an experienced organization responsible for the custody of Geospatial Data Standards, the National Survey Authority have developed the education environment in the Institute to be based on exploiting all available human and technical components and mutual cooperation and experience with all higher education institutions and other institutions benefiting from outputs of this Institute.
The site offers brief information on the Institute and its programs and is the focal point for education services careers. Finally, we pray to Allah, almighty to bless you all with prosperity and success to better serve this beloved country under the wise leadership of His Majesty, the Sultan, May Allah protect Him.