Dhofar University

Overview of Services

Dhofar University (DU) is a not-for-profit private institution of higher education in Salalah, Sultanate of Oman, established by Ministerial Decree No. 5/2004, issued in January 2004. DU formally commenced its operations in September 2004 on the premises of the National College of Science and Technology, which was then officially incorporated into DU.

Dhofar University aspires to occupy a recognized position among the institutions of quality higher education.

Dhofar University strives to achieve excellence in teaching, research and community service in an open learning environment conducive to creativity and innovation and to the acquisition of cutting-edge professional knowledge.


Facilities and Staff

Currently available on iLab are four departments, namely Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering and Civil Engineering.

Abdullah Alkhamisi | Lab Engineer, CHE
CEW008 - Chemical Engineering

Fadhil AlHousni | Lab Engineer,, MME
CEW003- Mechanical Engineering

Said Salim Alawaed | Lab Engineer, CVE
CEW013- Civil Engineering

Omer Fraz Khan | Lab Engineer, EE

Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

Sunday to Thursday 

8:00 am to 3:00pm 

Saada Shumaliya str.

Salalah, Dhofar, Oman 



Name Role Phone Email Location
Fadhil AlHousni
Lab Engineer, MME


Service list

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Service offerings (23)
Training (40)

Available Equipment and Resources

Biochemical work (2)
Cancer Biology (1)
Cell Cultures (1)
Drying of samples (1)
Dynamic Fatigue Testing Machine (1)
Elemental Analysis (1)
Fluorescence Analysis (1)
Geotechnical Engineering (2)
Highway Engineering (6)
Laboratories (2)
Non destructive Structual test (3)
Organic Analysis (1)
Organic and Inorganic Analysis (1)
Particle Size Distribution (1)
Profilometer (1)
Solvent recovery (1)
Sterilization of glassware and media (1)
Storage for Bacteria and Cancer cells (1)
Structual analysis (1)
Surface Hardness evaluation (1)
Surveying (2)
Torsional strength evaluation (1)
Universal Hardness tester (1)
Water Analysis (4)