Top Eight Universities To Study In Jordan; Ranking, Tuition Fees, Programmes and Scholarships

Jordan is an Arab nation on the east bank of the Jordan River. The official language of the country is Arabic.

The country which is majorly an Islam nation, has three major ethnic groups. The country which has a total area of 89,342km has a population of a little over 10 million.

Jordan which is located in Asia uses the Jordanian dinar as its currency and has a GDP total of over 90 billion dollars. This country is a great location for tourists as it houses the famous Dead Sea.

Jordan’s political system is run by;

Government Unitary parliamentary
constitutional monarchy
• Monarch Abdullah II
• Prime Minister Omar Razzaz
Legislature Parliament
• Upper house Senate
• Lower house House of Representatives

 

Jordan has welcomed over 2 million immigrants from Pakistan. The country contributes 75% of the Arabic content on the Internet.

There are over 25 universities in Jordan but in this article, we’ll address the top eight universities in Jordan for international students. We’ll look at their rankings, programmes, admission processes, faculties, tuition fees and scholarship opportunities.

What then are the top eight universities for international students in Jordan?

  • Jordan University of Science and Technology
  • University of Jordan
  • Yarmouk University
  • Hashemite University
  • Aljoun University
  • Al al-Bayt University
  • American University of Madaba

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  • Jordan University of Science and Technology

Jordan University of Technology is a public state funded institution which was founded in 1986.

This university which is abbreviated as “JUST” has over 25,000 students from 61 nationalities in their institute. This makes them one of the most culturally diversified universities in the world.

The institution has an academic strength of over 1,000 members who ensure activities are run smoothly in the University under the leadership of its President Sa’eb A. Khresat.

This university which has a campus in Urban sits over 350 acres of land.

 

Ranking

JUST is ranked between the 401-500th position in the World University Rankings, it was ranked 68th according to the Asian Universities Rankings; 101-150th by the Young University Rankings; 176-200th position by the Clinical, pre-clinical and health and 73rd by the Emerging Economies.

 

Programmes and Faculties

JUST has twelve faculties in its institution. These faculties house departments that offer programmes to students at all levels. There is a faculty that runs programs for graduates. The faculties are;

  • Medicine
  • Dentistry
  • Pharmacy
  • Nursing
  • Applied Medical Sciences
  • Science and Arts
  • Engineering
  • Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Architecture and Design
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Graduate studies

 

  • Medicine

This is the second medical school in Jordan. The students are availed the opportunity to attend lectures, tutorials, ward rounds, clinics and surgeries.

This faculty has been a stronghold in the medical field as they have hosted a lot of international conferences and are highly recognized.

The award of Bachelor of Medicine and surgery will be awarded to the student after a total of six years; three years of medical sciences and three years of clinical sciences.

 

  • Dentistry

This faculty was established in academic year of 1984/1985. They offer both undergraduate and post-graduate programs for students who choose to gain mastery in dentistry.

 

  • Pharmacy

It was first known as the faculty of Medical sciences. This faculty runs programmes for undergraduates and graduates alike.

 

  • Nursing

The faculty first started with two departments and 23 students. The faculty which was established in 1983 has four departments which it houses.

 

  • Applied Medical Sciences

The faculty was created to train allied health professionals to fill up crucial shortages in the health care needs of the people in Jordan. The faculty trains most of its graduates students abroad after which they come back to be part of the faculty.

 

  • Science and Arts

This faculty was established in 1983. They run bachelor and master’s programmes. It is the oldest and largest faculty in the University.

 

  • Engineering

The faculty houses eight departments as it is the largest faculty in the university. This faculty has gained accreditation from the United States Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of (ABET). The departments are;

  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Aeronautical Engineering
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering power and mechatronics
  • Nuclear Engineering.

 

  • Agriculture

This department was established in 1985. The faculty initially started with 71 students grew to over 1,000 students in few years. They have graduated over 100 students and they have four departments.

 

  • Information Technology

This faculty has a strong reputation for teaching and research. They are one of the largest faculties with over 1,900 students.  They have five departments in their faculty. The departments which offer graduate and post-graduate programmes are;

  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Information System
  • Software Engineering
  • Network Engineering

 

  • Architecture and Design

The faculty of architecture and design offers bachelor and master’s programmes. They participate in annual exhibitions in the country.

 

  • Veterinary Medicine

This faculty which was created in 1990 sought to improve animal health care and well-being. The faculty houses a veterinary centre which trains students for clinical purposes and also serves a centre for treatment of animals with health conditions.

 

  • Graduate studies

This faculty takes the initiative in setting the rules and regulations pertinent to graduate programs, degrees in cognizance with the pursuit and implementation of these regulations. These studies are run in all the faculties above.

 

Admission Process

There are three processes of application for a programme in JUST. They are;

  1. Online where you upload required documents.
  2. By email to fgs@just.edu.jo.
  3. By personally going to the admission office.

There is a stipulated non-refundable fee of 15 Jordian Dinar (21.5 US Dollar) which has to be paid.

For more information on the admission requirements and processes. Follow this link; http://www.just.edu.jo/FacultiesandDepartments/FacultyofGraduateStudies/Pages/How-to-Apply.aspx.

 

Tuition Fees

All tuition fees which are paid in Jordan University of Science and Technology are strongly influenced by the programme, course of study and nationality of the student.

The table which reveals all the fees for all levels of students is revealed in this link; http://www.just.edu.jo/Admission/undergraduate/Pages/fees.aspx.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

There are a variety of scholarships of which most of them are given based on academic merit and financial need. These scholarships are;

  • King Abdullah II fund for development scholarships (click here for more information)
  • Scholarships available for graduate students (click here for more information)
  • University loans, offered at the beginning of each semester.
  • Loans offered by the ministry of higher education, at the beginning of each academic year,​covers the fees of (45) credit hours.

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  • University of Jordan

University of Jordan was founded in the year 1962. In the whole of Jordan, it is the largest and oldest institution.

The motto of the university is “years of excellence” and it boasts of the highest admission average in the country.

UJ as it is popularly called/abbreviated as has over 37,000 and a combined staff both administrative and academic strength of over 4,000 members.

The institution which sits on over 300 acres of land is led by her President Imad K. Salah.

 

Ranking

UJ is ranked between the 800-1000th place in the World University Ranking. It was ranked according to the Asian University Ranking between the 251-300th spot and then it was rated at the 201-250th position by the Emerging Economies.

 

Programmes and Faculties

UJ offers its programmes in 20 faculties/institutes in the university. There are classified into two colleges. These colleges are; Scientific College and College of Arts and Humanity Sciences.

These faculties are;

  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Pharmacy
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Agriculture
  • Faculty of Engineering and Technology
  • Faculty of Foreign Languages
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Islamic Studies
  • Faculty of Arts
  • School of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Humanities
  • Faculty of Business
  • Faculty of Physical Education
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Education Science
  • Faculty of Arts and Design
  • Faculty of Graduate Studies

The faculty of medicine was established in the year 1972. The faculty of dentistry offers bachelor and Master’s programmes which spans for three years for the Master’s programme.

The faculty of nursing offers undergraduate and post-graduate programmes in departments such as clinical nursing, community health nursing, maternal and child nursing. The faculty of science houses departments such as mathematics, physics and materials sciences, geology, chemistry and biological sciences.

The faculty of agriculture offers undergraduate and graduate degree in courses such as horticulture and crop science, land, water and environment animal production, agricultural economics and agribusiness, nutrition and food technology, and in plant protection.

The faculty of engineering offers undergraduate and graduate degree in courses such as architectural, civil, chemical, computer, electrical, industrial, mechanical, and mechatronics engineering.

The faculty of languages teaches 14 other languages apart from the conventional Arabic. The faculty of arts offers bachelor, masters and doctorate degree programmes in courses such as history, geography, psychology and sociology departments

 

Admission Process

The admission requirements range from documents that prove your proficiency in English and Arabic. The student is also required to produce education documents that prove his strong educational background.

You would also need to apply through the official website. You can get there using this link; http://registration.ju.edu.jo/Home.aspx.

 

Tuition Fees

All tuition fees which are paid in Jordan University of Science and Technology are strongly influenced by the programme, course of study and nationality of the student.

The table which reveals all the fees for all levels of students is revealed in this link; www. http://ju.edu.jo/Admission/Pages/Fees.aspx.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

University of Jordan offers UJ Sponsored Scholarships to its students. The scholarships are awarded based on merit and academic excellence. A dire financial need is a strong factor that influences the selection or awarding of this scholarship.

The official website of this university is http://www.ju.edu.jo.

 

 

  • Yarmouk University

Yarmouk University is a public state funded university which is located in Irbid, Irbid Governorate, Jordan.

The university which is abbreviated as YU was founded in the year 1976 and it has a campus which sits on over 250 acres.

There are over 34,000 students that are enrolled in undergraduate and post-graduate programmes with a combined staff strength-both academic and administrative- of over 2,500.

YU is led by her President Prof. Zeidan Kafafi.

 

Ranking

Yarmouk University is currently ranked 29th by the Asian Region Rankings and 2,252th by the World University Rankings.

 

Programmes and Faculties

YU runs Bachelor, Master’s and Doctorate degree programmes. There are 2 colleges which have 15 faculties under them. The faculties have a list of departments under them. The two colleges are; Scientific college and College of arts and humanities.

The fifteen faculties are;

  • Faculty of Science
  • Hijjiwa Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of I.T and Computer Science
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
  • Faculty of Fine Arts
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Physical Education
  • Faculty of Shari ’a and Islamic Studies
  • Faculty of Archaeology and Anthropology
  • Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management
  • Faculty of Mass Communication

Departments

The Faculty of Science houses six departments which are;

  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Biological Sciences
  • Statistics
  • Earth and Environment.

The Faculty of Engineering which boasts to be one of the best has eight departments which are;

  • Biomedical Systems And Informatics Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Power Engineering
  • Telecommunications Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering.

The Faculty of I.T and Computer Science has five departments which are;

  • Computer Sciences
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Management Information Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Network Security and Systems

The Faculty of Arts houses nine departments which are;

  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • English Language and Literature
  • Modern Languages
  • Semitic and Eastern Languages
  • Translation
  • History
  • Sociology and Social Work
  • Political Sciences
  • Geography

The faculty of Education has four departments which are;

  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Administration and Foundations
  • Counselling and Ed. Psychology
  • Elementary Education

The faculty of Fine Arts has four departments which are;

  • Fine Arts
  • Drama
  • Design
  • Music

The Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences has six departments which are:

  • Economics
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Finance and Banking
  • Public Administration
  • Business Administration

The Faculty of Shari ‘a and Islamic Studies has four departments which are:

  • Fiqh
  • Usul Addin
  • Islamic studies
  • Islamic Economics & Banking

The Faculty of Law has two departments which are:

  • Private law
  • Public law

The Faculty of Physical Education has two departments which are:

  • Physical Education
  • Sport Science

 

The Faculty of Archaeology and Anthropology has three departments which are:

    • Archaeology
    • Anthropology
    • Epigraphy

The Faculty of Tourism and Hotel Management has two departments which are:’

    • Tourism
    • Conservation and Management of Cultural Resources

The Faculty of Mass Communication has three departments which are:

    • Public Relations and Advertising
    • Journalism
    • Radio & Television

 

Admission Process

You will be required to write an online exam. The application will mostly be done online via the website and e-mail.

International students will have to apply for a student’s visa and also sought out residency issues. Proficiency in English is a necessity.

To get necessary information about this follow the link; www.admreg.yu.edu.jo/en/.

 

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees for the Bachelor and Master’s programme for citizens are;

Bachelor (citizens)  20,000 USD/year.

Master (citizens)      7,500 USD/year.

International students have a system of payment which is exclusive

 

Scholarship Opportunities

There are a variety of scholarships for Yarmouk students of all levels. They range from cash prizes to grants to reduction in tuition. To get a list of all the scholarship opportunities, please use the link; http://www.yu.edu.jo/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=550:2009-03-04-09-08-06&catid=193:2009-03-04-08-28-06&Itemid=629.

 

The official website of Yarmouk University is www.yu.edu.jo.


  • Hashemite University

Hashemite University is a state-funded university which was founded in 1995 and is located in Zarqan, Jordan.

There are over 29,000 students in this institution with a staff strength amounting to more than 1,000.

This University which provides insurance coverage for its students is led by her President Kamal Bani Hani.

 

Ranking

Hashemite University is ranked at the 2176th position by the World University Rankings and it is placed between the 301-350th position by the Asian University Rankings.

 

Programmes and Faculties

There are about 19 colleges/faculties and institutes. The University offers 52 areas of specialties at undergraduate level and 35 areas of specialties at postgraduate level in addition to a great number of other programmes it runs.

The faculties amounting up to 16 include;

  • Queen Raina Faculty of Tourism & Heritage
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Allied Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Physical and Health Education
  • Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullahi II Faculty of I.T
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Medicine
  • Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • Faculty of Economics & Administrative Science
  • Faculty of Educational Science
  • Queen Raina Faculty for Childhood
  • Faculty of Natural Resources and Environment
  • Faculty of Graduate Studies
  • Prince El Hassan Bin Talal Faculty of Arid Lands

 

Departments

The Queen Raina Faculty of Tourism & Heritage has three departments which are;

  • Conservative sciences
  • Sustainable tourism
  • Cultural Resources Management and Museology.

 

The Faculty of Science has four departments which are;

  • Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Chemistry
  • Biotechnology

The Faculty of Allied Health Sciences has four departments which are;

  • Clinical Nutrition and dietetics
  • Physical and Occupational Therapy
  • Medical Imaging
  • Medical Laboratory Sciences

 

The Faculty of Nursing has one department for its undergraduate programme;

  • Nursing

 

The Faculty of Arts has five departments which are;

  • Arabic Language and Literature
  • English Language and Literature
  • Literature and Cultural Studies
  • Humanities and Social Sciences, and Allied Humanities
  • International Relations and Strategic Studies.

 

The Faculty of Physical and Health Education has two departments which are;

  • Physical education and Sport Sciences
  • Coaching and Sport Management.

The Prince Al Hussein Bin Abdullahi II Faculty of I.T has four departments which are;

  • Computer Science and Applications
  • Computer Information Systems
  • Software Engineering
  • Business Management Technology

 

The Faculty of Engineering has eight departments which are;

  • Architecture
  • Civil Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Mechatronics Engineering

 

The Faculty of Medicine has one department

  • Medicine

 

The Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences has two departments which are;

  • Administrative pharmacy
  • Industrial pharmacy

 

The Faculty of Economics & Administrative Science has eleven departments which are;

  • Banking and Financial sciences
  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Administrative Information systems,
  • Insurance and Risk Management
  • Hotel Management
  • Accounting
  • Commercial law.

 

The Faculty of Educational Science has four departments which are;

  • Educational Psychology/ Scholastic Psychology
  • Art Class teaching
  • Educational Foundations and Administrations
  • Teaching and Curriculum

 

The Queen Raina Faculty for Childhood has three departments which are;

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Early Childhood Care
  • Special Education

 

The Faculty of Natural Resources and Environment has three departments which are;

  • Land Management and Environment
  • Earth Sciences and Environment
  • Water Management and Environment

 

Admission Process

Getting admitted into Hashemite University is done through an examination for undergraduate students.

Graduate students are expected to provide their certificate of completion.

International students will need to provide document of linguistic proficiency mostly in English and sometimes Arabic.

 

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees which are paid by the students include;

Bachelor (foreigners)         10,000 USD/year.

Master (foreigners) 10,000 USD/year.

Bachelor (citizens)  2,500 USD/year.

Master (citizens)      5,000 USD/year.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

All scholarship opportunities for local and international students of Hashemite University can be gotten from the website of the University.

 

The official website of Hashemite University is www.hu.edu.jo.


  • Aljoun University

Aljoun University is a private University which was founded in the year 2008. This university offers 5 undergraduate programs and 2 postgraduate programs (Masters).

The university has a small number of students amounting to over a 1,000 and a staff strength of about 74.

 

Ranking

Aljoun University is ranked 29th according to Asian University Ranking and 10,988th by the World University Ranking.

 

Programmes and Faculties

The University runs Bachelor and Masters programmes in diverse courses under its six faculties.

The six faculties of the University are;

  • Faculty of Arts and Educational Sciences
  • Faculty of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Business Administration
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Science

 

Admission Process

Admission into Aljoun University demands that the applicant must have evidence to prove proficiency in English.

Candidates interested in the Master’s programme must produce certificate of Bachelor’s Degree.

To know all required documents, requirements for Bachelor’s degree students see;

To know all required documents for Master’s program, see;

 

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees which are referred to as Credit Hour Fees and are classified by the faculties. Refer to the official website of the University.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

There are many scholarship opportunities for local and international students in this university. These scholarships opportunities can all be accessed through the website of the University.

 

The official website of this university is http://www.anu.edu.jo.


  • Al al-Bayt University

Al al-Bayt University is a public university in Jordan which was founded in 1994. There are over 17,000 students who study in this institution.

This university has a lot of institutes and teaches courses on Spanish, Italian, German etc.

Al al-Bayt runs up to 35 undergrad programs, 33 MA programs, and 2 PhD programs. The university is led by her President Professor Dia Eddin Arafa.

 

Ranking

Al al-Bayt University is the 7th best university in Jordan and it is ranked the 3,073rd university in the world.

 

Programmes and Faculties

All its programmes are in diverse courses which are housed by nine faculties. These nine faculties are;

  • Prince Hussein bin Abdullah Faculty of Information Technology
  • Faculty of Finance and Business Administration
  • Princess Salma Faculty of Nursing
  • Faculty of Sharia
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Arts and Humanities
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Educational Sciences

 

Admission Process

Admission into this University requires that you pass a stipulated exam even as you adhere and provide the needed documents that will aid the admission process.

 

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees will depend on the course and type of programme. To leanr more about tuition fees in Al al-Bayt please get to the student portal of the university or e-mail them using; info@aabu.edu.jo.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

There are currently no available scholarship opportunities for this university, hoever, using the university website which will be given below or the e-mail system, you can get an insight as to when these opportunities will arrive.

 

The official website of Al al-Bayt University is www.aabu.edu.jo.


  • American University of Madaba

American University of Madaba is a non-profit/private university which was established in 2011.

It has over 5,000 students that are currently enrolled into diverse programmes under its numerous courses and 1,000 staff members who help in the daily running of the institution. In addition to the basic programmes, it also runs study abroad programmes.

The cornerstone of this university was laid by Pope Benedict XVI and the institution is led by her President Karim Numayr.

 

Ranking

American University of Madaba is ranked 24th in Jordan and 9,729th according to the World University Rankings.

 

Programmes and Faculties

American University of Madaba runs Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate programmes and in addition to the basic programmes, it also runs study abroad programmes.

These programmes are run on diverse courses under the seven faculties of the institution. These seven faculties are;

  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Health Science
  • Faculty of Business & Finance
  • Faculty of Architecture & Designs
  • Faculty of Language & Commerce

 

Admission Process

American university of Madaba admits students because of their high school achievements. Any results which are deemed fake can cause the student to lose his admission with immediate effect. To get admitted into AUM;

  • Applicants must complete the application form themselves.
  • Applicants must pay a non-refundable application fee of JD 40.
  • Applicants should indicate their order of preference on the application form.
  • Newly admitted students are not allowed to postpone their study unless they have completed one semester at AUM.
  • All documents presented to complete the application for admission become the property of the university; admitted candidates may not claim those documents back.

 

Required Documents

 

General

 

All applicants must include the following documents with the application form:

 

  • Two (2) recent colour photos

 

  • A certified copy of the birth certificate

 

  • A certified copy of the Jordanian identity card (for Jordanian students)

 

  • A certified copy of the passport (for non-Jordanian students)

 

  • A copy of the Military Service Booklet or a certified copy of the Service Exemption Certificate (for Jordanian students)

 

Academic

 

Applicants must submit the appropriate academic documents, as follows:

 

1- Students holding the Jordan General Secondary School Certificate (Tawjihi):

 

  • An original or certified copy of transcript (in both Arabic and English).

 

2- Students holding Arab General Secondary School Certificates:

 

  • An official transcript certified by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

3- Students holding foreign General Secondary School Certificates:

 

  • An equivalence of the Jordan General Secondary School Certificate issued by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

  • A copy for the transcript certified by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

4- Students holding international certificates (SAT, IB, IGCSE, etc.):

 

  1. Jordanian students:

 

  • An equivalence of the Jordan General Secondary School Certificate issued by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

  • A copy for the grades certified by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

  • A copy of the school transcripts for grades 10, 11 and 12 certified by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

  1. Non-Jordanian students:

 

  • An equivalence of the General Secondary School Certificate issued by the Ministry of Education in the country where the international certificate was issued. The Equivalence Certificate must be certified by the Ministry of Education in Jordan.

 

  • A certified official transcript.

 

5- Transfer students from other universities:

 

  • An original copy of the transcript, certified by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (and the Recognition Office for non- Jordanian universities).

 

  • A course description for all the passed courses certified by the previous university.

 

  • Clearance and a good conduct certificate issued by the pervious university.

 

6- Transfer Students from community colleges “Bridging Program”:

 

  1. Jordanian Diplomas:

 

AUM may admit transfer ‘bridging’ students in the Engineering and Pharmacy programs if their score in the Comprehensive Exam was not less than 70% and in the other programs if their score in the Comprehensive Exam was not less than 68%.

 

  • An original or certified copy of the Diploma Transcript, certified by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.

 

  • A certified copy of the Comprehensive Exam.

 

  1. Non-Jordanian Diplomas:

 

– An equivalence of the Diploma Certificate from the Ministry of Higher Education of Jordan.

 

– An original copy of the Diploma Transcript, authenticated by the Ministry of Higher Education (and the Recognition Office for the non-Jordanian Universities)

 

– A course description for all the courses certified by the previous institute.

 

Document Authentication

 

  • Non-Jordanian certificates are authenticated by the Embassy of Jordan in the country where they were issued, and by the Jordan Foreign Ministry.

 

  • Non-Jordanian Secondary School Certificates are authenticated by the Jordan Ministry of Education and the Jordan Foreign Ministry.

 

  • Equivalence certificates of the non-Jordanian Secondary School Certificates are issued by the Jordan Ministry of Education.

 

Tuition Fees

Tuition fees in AUM paid by both Jordanian citizens and Internationals are different. These fees will depemd on the cpurse of study and programme that you are currently engaged in.

In the link below is table that represents all tuition fees payable both local and international students of AUM.

To get the full table, click; http://aum.edu.jo/main/admission/tuition-registration-fees.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

There are scholarship opportunities and grants which are available for both local and international students at American University of Madaba.

To get access to all the scholarships for both local and international students, please visit the official website of the university which is given below.

 

The official website of AUM is www.aum.edu.jo.


  • Applied Sciences Private University

Applied Sciences Private University is a private university which was established in 1991.

The University boasts of over 8,000 students with a staff strength of above 1,500- a combination of academic and administrative staff.

“University for all Arabs” is the motto of the university which sits on 700 acres of land and is located in Amman, Jordan.

 

Ranking

Applied Sciences Private University is currently ranked between the 71-80th position on the Arab Region Rankings.

 

Programmes and Faculties

Applied Sciences Private University which is popularly abbreviated as ASU runs a myriad of programmes. This include Bachelor, Masters and Doctorate programmes.

These programmes are run in diverse courses under the eight faculties of the University. Therefore, let’s identify the eight faculties in the University. They are;

  • Arts & Humanities
  • Engineering
  • Pharmacy
  • Business
  • Information Technology
  • Law
  • Art & Design
  • Nursing

 

Departments

These faculties have diverse departments under them that run the available/required programmes.

 

  • Arts & Humanities

The faculty of arts and humanities has five departments under it. They are;

  • Sharia & Islamic Studies
  • English Language and Translation
  • Political Science
  • Humanity Courses Unit
  • Scientific Courses Unit

 

  • Engineering

The faculty of Engineering has four departments which are;

  • Electrical Engineering
  • Mechanical & Industrial Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Architecture

 

  • Pharmacy

The faculty of Pharmacy has three departments which are;

  • Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
  • Clinical Pharmacy & Therapeutics

 

  • Business

The faculty of Business has five departments which are;

  • Accounting
  • Business Administration
  • Management Information Science
  • Finance & Banking
  • Marketing

 

  • Information Technology

The faculty of Information Technology has three departments which are;

  • Master in Computer Science
  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering

 

 

  • Law

The faculty of Law has two departments which are;

  • Private Law
  • Public Law

 

  • Art & Design

The faculty of Art and Design has two departments which are;

  • Inferior Design
  • Graphic Design

 

 

  • Nursing

The faculty of Nursing has three departments which are;

  • Clinical Nursing
  • Maternal and Child Health Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing

Each department run its own programmes. Some run all three programmes while some run just two and some one.

 

Admission Process

The applicant has to take the necessary examination that will be set by the University for those who are applying for an undergraduate programme.

Master’s program demands that the applicant provides a Bachelor degree certificate and a Transcript.

In general, since many courses which are taught in the university are done with English (especially for the graduate programmes), applicants need to provide documents that prove their proficiency in English.

International students will need to present their student visa and residency permit as well.

 

Tuition Fees

The tuition fees for the different programmes in ASU can be gotten from the website of the university which is given below the “scholarship opportunities” sub-heading.

 

Scholarship Opportunities

All scholarship opportunities for this university can be gotten through the website of the University.

The official website of this University is www.asu.edu.jo.

 

CONCLUSION

Jordan is popularly known as a tourist nation because of their numerous tourist centers. However, they have shown how capable they are when it comes to educational research and innovation.

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