The Higher Education Statistical System (HESS)
In the Sultanate of Oman
The purpose of the Statistical System is to collect, validate, analyze and make available data about the Higher Education sector. The data will include information concerning students in all HEIs in the Sultanate and students studying abroad. It will also include data about all staff (including academic and administratative staff) in all HEIs in the Sultanate, as well as general and specific financial information about each HEI.
The Higher Education Admission Centre (HEAC) will manage the system.
The data may be provided by HESS to government, HEIs, Research Councils and other relevant bodies. In addition, certain data may be made available publicly.