Details for College of Economics and Political Science - Sultan Qaboos University
Type of Organization
Type of Education
Undergraduate, Post Graduate, Executive
Institution is part of
Sultan Qaboos University
Sign Up Date to PRME
24 Feb 2017
Current Sharing Information on Progress Report Submission
Letter of Commitment (2017)
Achievements Curriculum Integration in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
College of Economics and Political Science (CEPS) provides Ethics, Responsibility and Sustainability (ERS) education principally through the content of courses and through various workshops, guest lectures, and students-led activities. The future plan is to incorporate and expand CEPS ERS activities to include impactful, external projects in international as well as local contexts with companies, organizations and communities involved in advancing corporate social responsibility (CRS), business ethics, and sustainable practices. CEPS would like to adopt PRME principles to further enhance its scope of ERS activities.
Achievements Research Development in the Field of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability
CEPS faculty members have published research papers and presented in conferences on ERS issues concerning to regional as well as International community. ERS is also an essential component of faculty’s and students’ various activities. CEPS faculty and students have participated in events arranged by UN Pearl Initiatives and working on enhancing the corporation with them. CEPS will be working on broadening its internship partnership to include ERS and CRS student projects with Oman LNG, which won the international award “Best Corporate Social Responsibility Programme of the Year” from The Petroleum Economist Awards 2016.