Takatuf Oman awards 24 scholarships in foreign universities

July 2, 2014 12:18 am

Takatuf Oman has announced that 24 students from the 2013 batch of Takatuf Scholars Programme have received scholarships to pursue studies at leading international institutions during the 2014-15 academic year, Muscat Daily has reported. Of the 72 students who attended the Takatuf Scholars Summer Residential Programme in August 2013, 60 successfully completed the programme, it said. Under the programme, these 24 students will spend two years in preparatory or boarding schools followed by four years at the university, where they will learn about different cultures and develop leadership skills to adapt to the ever-changing knowledge-based global environment.