Faculty of Technology and Applied Sciences

The Faculty of Technology and Applied Sciences offers a variety of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the areas of technology, manufacturing, occupational health and safety, project management, facilities management, nursing sciences as well as information and communication technology. Our programmes aim to produce quality graduates that are highly regarded by employers due to their aptitude for problem solving, logical analysis and skilled communication.

Our graduates will have professional experience since we have utilized problem-based learning, experimentation and exploration to enhance the use of technology in our teaching. This approach provides opportunities for our learners to have some form of professional recognition which may lead to professional certification upon graduation.

The Faculty of Technology and Applied Sciences also provides a supportive and enriching educational environment for all learners, enabling them to reach their full potential and to prepare them for professional life. We provide practical, hands-on learning opportunities that are applicable at the workplace and equip our graduates with relevant knowledge and real-world problem solving skills.


Doctor of Philosophy (Science)

(R3-DL/421/8/0007 (A6754) 02/28) The aim of the Doctor of Philosophy (Science) programme in OUM is to create an opportunity for developing scientific research skills among working adults in research institutions and industries. To this end, this programme will enable students to gain knowledge in research skills, develop the ability to…

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology)

(R3/482/8/0172 (A6083) 06/25) The PhD (Information Technology) programme is designed to produce high quality professionals in computing industry. This is in line with the nation aspiration in enhancing the human capital which will be the pillar in achieving vision 2020. The PhD (Information Technology) programme in OUM create an opportunity…

Doctor of Nursing

(R2/0913/8/0001 (MQA/FA0839) 01/31) The Doctor of Nursing is a 4 year coursework and dissertation based program offered via the distance and open learning mode. The program is for nurses to pursue their career pathway in clinical, education and research, while honing their critical and analytical thinking and decision making skills.…

Master of Information Technology

(R2-DL/482/7/0390 (A9815) 04/24) This Master of Information Technology (MIT) program aims at producing responsible, innovative and creative graduates with skills in planning, organizing, designing and managing variety of ICT-based solutions to different kind of organizations. This programme is carried out to prepare the workforce by strengthening the managerial skills and…

Master of Facility Management

(R/345/7/0815 (MQA/FA5721) 08/25) Master of Facility Management of OUM is designed to train students in the area of fundamentals of facility management. It prepares OUM graduates to be industry leaders who make decisions, solve strategic and operational problems, and implement best management practices in the built environment. FM is a…

Master of Nursing

(R2/723/7/0108 (A10238) 09/24) The Master of Nursing aims to produce nurse graduates who are capable nurse leaders to respond effectively and timely in the current complex health care environment. The strength of the program is the management, leadership and research courses offered in the program. The course aims to: Assist…

Master of Occupational Safety and Health Risk Management

(R2-DL/862/7/0004 (MQA/FA0538) 10/26) This Master of Occupational Safety and Health Risk Management (MOSHRM) programme offered at OUM is a part-time open and distance learning (ODL) postgraduate programme which offers a qualification that provides a sound business and technical basis basis in the application of risk management principles to manage effectively…

Master of Quality Management

(R3-DL/0414/7/0108 (MQA/FA4355) 05/29) The objectives of this programme are: To equip learners with basic and advanced knowledge in quality management and quality improvement. To provide learners with the necessary skills for them to define, measure, analyze, improve and control the quality management and quality improvement plans in their respective organizations. To…

Master of Project Management

(R3-DL/0414/7/0042 (A9409) 10/30) MPM is an industry-driven programme designed for individuals who want to establish themselves as professional in project management field and those who are interested to pursue a new career in project management. The programme helps students to develop the ability to solve real-world problems, exercise sound management…

Bachelor of Occupational Safety and Health Management with Honours

(R2/862/6/0040 (A9362) 07/24) Successful organisations treat their employees as valuable assets and with increasing cut throat competition and emphasis laid on human resource policies and practices, safety and health of employees cannot be ignored for the success of business entities. Employers are being called upon to strengthen the need to…

Bachelor of Information Technology with Honours

(R3-DL/482/6/0151 (A7468) 07/28) The objective of this Bachelor of Information Technology (Honours) programme is to produce graduates with strong knowledge in information technology so as to prepare them for highlighting careers as software engineers, system analysts and system integrators. Learners are required to accumulate 120 credit hours of prescribed courses…

Bachelor of Manufacturing Management with Honours

(R2-DL/345/6/0496 (A9206) 09/25) The Bachelor of Manufacturing Management (BMMG) programme was co-designed by the university and industry professionals to fill jobs in the manufacturing. The content of the degree programme allows students to improve upon their manufacturing and management experiences while also helping to create new skills for the present…

Bachelor of Medical and Health Sciences with Honours

(N-DL/720/6/0120 (MQA/FA9318) 02/25) Bachelor of Medical and Health Sciences (BMHS) with Honours programme provides an important platform for assistant medical officers to further their studies and obtain a higher level of qualification in their field. This programme focuses on specific knowledge and advanced skills such as surgical and medical care,…

Bachelor Of Digital Media Design With Honours

(R/213/6/0217 (MQA/FA4791) 11/26) The objective of Bachelor of Digital Media Design (BDMD) with combination of various disciplines of art, design knowledge, communication, interactive content and digital media technology is to produce a digital talent and expert in digital media technology. Graduates who can master the elements of digital media technology…

Bachelor of Science in Project and Facility Management with Honours

(R-DL/582/6/0004/MQA/FA1334 10/24) The Bachelor of Science in Project and Facility Management programme at OUM has been specifically designed to meet the ever-growing demand from the industry for highly qualified and competent professionals in the area of project and facilities management. This unique programme aims to develop graduates to be industry…

Bachelor of Nursing Science with Honours

(R2-DL/0923/7/0001 (MQA/FA0155) 01/26) The Bachelor of Nursing Science (BNS) is designed to provide knowledge, skills and attitude necessary to be competent, safe and efficient health care providers. This is aligned with the organization`s mission to widen excess to quality education as well as to provide lifelong learning opportunities by engaging learning…

Diploma in Information Technology

(R3-DL/482/4/0212 (A8368) 09/29) The objectives of this programme is to produce learners with IT skills which enable them to become programmers, analyst programmers, IT administrators or IT executives. Learners are required to accumulate 90 credit hours of prescribed courses in order to graduate. *This programme is not available for International…