From The Report: Oman 2014
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Major investments in schools and universities have highlighted Oman’s commitment to revamping its education system according to the needs of a diversified, knowledge-based economy. The government has spearheaded initiatives targeting higher education, vocational programmes and research facilities. Efforts are under way to better align graduates’ skills with the demands of the job market. While challenges remain with respect to improving educational standards, research opportunities and English-language training, the sector has demonstrated tenacity in accommodating the country’s growing youth population and enhancing the quality of its education system at all levels.