In order to enrich the encounter of larger education with the greatest of worldwide thoughts, Muscat University organised a public lecture titled ‘The finish of Globalisation’ presented by professor Lord Meghnad Desai, chair of the Official and Financial Institution Forum (OMFIF) Advisory board, Chairman to UK labour celebration 1986-1992, founder chairman of the Maghnad Desai Academy of Economics in Mumbai (MDAE). The lecture was attended by Omani leadership, with the participation of numerous groups of institutions and society members.
This public lecture counts as the initial lecture of a series of public lectures organised by Muscat University. This public lecture was aimed at raising awareness to the gains and challenges faced by globalisation and to inform the public about appropriate techniques to maximise the gains from globalisation at the national level. The lecture also explored scenarios of the future with regards to globalisation and the national authority, as effectively as the utilisation of the globe economy in the interest of the national economy.
During the lecture, Lord Desai, highlighted the notion of commission, the explosion of understanding, the communications, communication revolution and the transformation of the planet into a tiny village, as effectively as the repercussions of all that on all levels of human society: Economic, cultural, social and political. The phenomenon of globalisation has been referred to as into query about its viability and its resilience to the conventional types of political and financial governance that have managed to escape the grip of the commission, in spite of the tricks of the huge players on the globalisation scene.
Professor Yusra al Mouzughi, vice chancellor of Muscat University, stated that the university is committed to creating the Omani society a understanding society and preparing generations of leadership that are certified by scientific understanding and expert competence by way of a selection of modern day types and curricula such as seminars and lectures. This will attract the interest of not only the students studying at the university, but also that of major personalities in the neighborhood in order to raise understanding in the society and integrate it with other cultures by chosen and effectively-recognized neighborhood and international professionals and thinkers.
Muscat University continues its commitment to enrich the encounter of larger education and to preserve pace with the international educational systems in order to hyperlink larger education in the sultanate with the reality and concerns of the society. This is to supplement the society with a higher level of academic cadre by means of chosen programmes and disciplines appropriate for the job marketplace at each neighborhood and regional levels.
Information Source: Muscat Daily