ShCT IT students bag 1st place in Oman Skills Competition
Two Information Technology (IT) students from Shinas College of Technology(ShCT) grabbed 1st place in two out of the three categories in the Oman Skills Competition.
Maryana Rashid Mohammed Al-Naqbi won in the IT Solutions for the Business category; whereas, Amamah Hassan Al-Ajmi triumphed in the Graphics Design category.
Seven IT students were sent to join the Oman Skills elimination round of the World Skills Competition at the Higher College of Technology (HCT) on November 18, 2016.
Different technological colleges in Oman participated in the competition, which first tested the participants in Graphic Design Technology, Programming and Networking. The competition likewise tested them in English and critical thinking.
The result of the elimination round was announced in December; three students were selected for each of the three categories. An HCT student won first place in the Networking category.