P O BOX. 2305, Salalah – 211, Oman
(00968) 23235700

Management Committee
Indian School Salalah

The school is managed by a three level organization comprising of

1. Board of Directors for Indian Schools in Oman,
2. School Management Committee,
3. School Administration.

Dr. Baby Sam Saamuel is the Chairman of Board of Directors,  Dr. Syed Ahsan Jamil is the Acting President of the School Management Committee and Mr. Deepak Patankar is the Principal. There are twelve members in the School Management committee including the Principal.

Acting President

Dr. Syed Ahsan Jamil has over 18 years of experience as an academician, consultant and trainer and had worked with various academic institutions of repute. He has an MBA and PhD in the area of financial strategy from University of Lucknow, India. As a professor of finance he has been associated with some of the leading universities and institutions- Indian Institute of information Technology (IIIT), Indian Institute of management (IIM), Indian institute of finance, etc., He has to his credit a number of researches published in international journals. Presently, he is the dean of the college of commerce and business administration in Dhofar University, Oman. Dr. Jamil joined the School Management Committee on April 28, 2015 and is a member of Academic and Finance sub-committee. He can be reached at jamilsir@yahoo.com


Vinay Kumar C a retired Chief Petty Officer who served in the Indian Navy (Aviation Wing) for 15 years is presently working in Royal Army of Oman - Ministry of Defence. In addition to his Degree in Electronics Engineering with specialization in Avionics, he holds a post graduate degree in English literature. While in Indian Navy, he had participated in various Indian Naval operations that include the IPKF operation-Sri Lanka in 1989-90 (Operation Pawan) and is a member of various professional bodies in India. He served Indian Social Club Salalah as Jt. General Secretary for two consecutive terms and is a member of Indian School Salalah management committee from 28 April 2015. He is a member of subcommittees of IT committee and Sports Committee. He can be reached at preevin2003@yahoo.co.in


Mr.Sanjeev Kumar Singh withover 28 years of affluent experience with banking, holding various posts as Relationship Manager,Deputy Manager and Assistant Manager is procedure-oriented and methodical in approach and well versed in acquiring, converting, retaining and managing large corporate clients. He holds a Post Graduate degree in Personnel Management. His interest and dedication towards work took roots in him at a very young age. Presently he heads the Salalah unit in Wholesale Banking in Oman's second largest bank, Bank Dhofar since 2012.He was also associated with the largest Bank in Oman Bank Muscat as a Relationship Manager (corporate banking) and State Bank of India , the largest bankin India. Mr.Sanjeev Singh has rendered his valuable services to the armed forces as well, holding the position of Assistant Commandant in Central Reserve police force and working in the Indian Air Force too. Presently he is pursuing Post Graduate Diploma in Management (Dual Specialization in Finance& Marketing) from Institute of Management &Technology.Mr.Sanjeev joined the School Management Committee on 27 April 2017. He can be reached at sanjeev@bankdhofar.com


Dr. K A Nishthar is a dental surgeon by profession. He did his BDS from Dr. MGR Medical University, Chennai, India and after working in various hospitals in India and Salalah, he joined Ministry of Defence, Dhofar Governorate as Dental Officer in 2005. He holds responsible positions in various cultural organizations and has diversified experience in social and humanitarian activities. He joined the school management committee with effect from April 28, 2015 and is a member of technical & purchase and CCA sub-committees. He can be reached atdrnishthar@gmail.com


Mr. Jonathan Solomon is a Civil Engineer from Karnataka University having 23 years of exposure in the field of Environmental & structural engineering. He worked in West Africa & East Africa for 7 years in the field of construction. Since 1999 he has been associated with Grand Enterprises LLC as an associate of the company and has executed many projects in Oman. He has been an active patron of Indian Social Club and the Indian community since his arrival to Salalah in 1999. He joined SMC on April 28, 2015 and he is the member of the Technical & Purchase and IT subcommittee. He can be reached at jone7@hotmail.com


Mr. Jose Chacko Lecturer in College of Applied Sciences has a long term teaching, educational training and administrative experience in the Middle east. He holds a degree in Education and post-graduation in English Language and Literature with Linguistics as optional. Cambridge CELTA adds on to his teaching credentials. During his 24 years of teaching, training and presentations, he has worked with Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan , VK Krishnamenon College in India , Ministry of Education in Oman, King Saud University in Saudi Arabia along with Bell International Cambridge. At present, he is entrusted with the responsibility of Coordinator of Foundation Year Program, Ministry of Higher Education, Salalah. Cultural and social activities of the Indian Diaspora in Salalah are also a part of his interest. Jose Chacko has joined the School Management Committee on 27 April 2017 and is a member of the Academic, CCA and Sports Committees. He can be reached at josekannoor@gmail.com


Dr Ambu Suresh is a Specialist Endodontist by profession since 15 years now. He completed his BDS & MDS from the very reputable Dr MGR MEDICAL UNIVERSITY, CHENNAI , Tamilnadu , India. His Practice is mainly limited to microscopic &microsurgical Endodontics at present. Currently working in Al Zahir medical complex , salalah.He is a proud life time member of the Indian Endodontic Society ( IES NO :AA71) & an active member of the British Endodontic Society ( BES membership NO : 3373) . He has also been a CDE convener for the  Indian Dental association and is actively involved in academics as a post graduate guide. He has also Presented several international and national level papers, posters and  published  papers in international journals. other than his professional achievements he has also been active in various social groups and organisations. He is a life time member of the fine art society and has been a part of several health camps. A free thinker and very enthusiastic in learning new skills , can be reached at ambu.dr@gmail.com

  • LKG & UKG (Sunday to Thursday)
    9.00 am to 1.00 pm
    Class I & II (Sunday to Thursday)
    7.20 am to 1.00 pm
    Class III to XII (Sunday to Thursday)
    7.20 am to 2.00 pm
  • Regular Days (Sunday to Thursday)
    7.20 am to 4.00 pm
    Summer Vacation(except Friday & Saturday)
    8.00 am to 1.00 pm
  • Parents may meet the Principal and Vice-Principal by taking prior appointment.
    Sunday to Thursday
    7.45 am to 8.45 am
    12.30 pm to 1.30 pm
  • Parents may meet the teachers during their free periods after seeking permission from the Principal/Vice-Principal. Parents of the students of KG and Primary classes may meet teachers as follows:
    KG :7.30 am to 8.30 am
    Class I & II :1.00 pm to 2.00 pm