HOD Message

The Department of Genetics is among the most recently established departments at Sultan Qaboos University. It has taken significant steps of developmental evolution since then to become among the most integral departments in the College of Medicine and Health Science, with significant academic contribution and a state of the art clinical arm represented in the Genetics and Developmental Medicine Clinic.


The department strives to be a center of excellence for genetics education, research, and clinical genetics services with effective utilization of available resources and opportunities


The mission of the department is to provide world class genetics education and research opportunities while ensuring provision of the standard of care- clinical genetics services to patients and families in need.