MCBS Aviation Faculty Represented at Recent ICAO Regional Aviation Training Symposium in Kazakhstan

At the recent International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) Regional Aviation Training and TRAINAIR Plus Symposium held in Astana, Kazakhstan on October 9-11, 2017, Mr. Bikal Jha, an Aviation Management lecturer, represented the Modern College of Business and Science.

Over 350 high level aviation representatives from 69 countries attended the symposium that provided a regional forum in which best practices in both aviation-related training and human resources development were exchanged. Among the topics discussed was the attraction, education, and training of the next generation of aviation professionals, the potential for the development of a regional-based aviation training organization, and the sharing of best practices among aviation academic institutions with various international aviation organizations.

Modern College of Business and Science was the 1st private institution of higher education in Oman, and it is the only institution in Oman that offers an undergraduate degree in both airport management and aviation management, as well as IATA training programs.