Arabic Language Classes for Embassies & International Organizations

Why study Arabic at MCBS?

The Modern College of Business and Science is a private college licensed by the Ministry of Higher Education and the Ministry of Manpower to offer a variety of academic programs and courses.  It has an international standing and is regarded among the best colleges in Oman.

Being aware of the needs of the international community working in embassies and international organizations to learn and use Arabic, MCBS is offering Arabic language courses that are specially designed to respond to their needs and expectations. The courses are of different levels: elementary, intermediate and advanced.


1. Participants will have the ability to communicate in Arabic at the professional and social levels
2. They will be able to understand texts related to the diplomatic and international organizations fields
3. They will acquire vocabulary and terms related to diplomacy and media and use them accurately
4. Skills include reading, writing, speaking and listening.
5. Teaching and learning is supported by interactive exercises, presentations, speeches and simulations of meetings, interviews, and a variety of activities

Advantages of Studying at MCBS

1. Highly qualified and experienced instructor
2. Friendly atmosphere
3. Flexible schedule where you can choose your preferred class times
4. Convenient location in the heart of Muscat

About the Instructor

- Ms. Samia Montasser has over 26 years of experience in teaching Arabic to non-Arabic speakers
- She was heading the Arabic Language Program at the United Nations, USA
- She taught Arabic to diplomats at the UN, Foreign Service Institute, State Department, The Ameri can University, School of Advanced International Studies “SAIS”, Johns Hopkins University, George Washington University, Middlebury College in Vermont.
- She obtained her degrees and qualifications in linguistics and translation at AlAzhar University and Cairo University, Egypt, Bath University, UK, and Georgetown University, USA