IAU Member


top General Information


Street:P.O. Box 14


Province:West Bank


Institution Funding



Founded 1924 as school, acquired present status and title 1972. A public/non-governmental Institution financed by student fees and contributions.

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February to July). Summer session, July to August.

Admission Requirements

General certificate of secondary education (Tawjihi) or foreign equivalent



Accrediting Agency

Ministry of Higher Education

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Abdullatif Abuhijleh

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Khalid Swaileh

Job title:Vice President for Academic Affairs

Senior Administrative Officer : Mirvat Bulbul

Job title:Vice President for Administrative and Financial Affairs

International Relations Officer : Amir Khalil

Job title:Director External Relations Office

top Divisions

Centre : Continuing Education

Fields of study:Continuing Education

More details:Ramallah

Centre : Development Studies

Fields of study:Development Studies

Centre : Information Technology Centre of Excellence

Fields of study:Information Technology

More details:Najjad Zeenii (NZITCE)

Centre : Media Development

Fields of study:Media Studies

Faculty : Arts

Fields of study:Anthropology, Arabic, Archaeology, Cultural Studies, Education, English, French, Geography, History, Literature, Media Studies, Philosophy, Physical Education, Psychology, Sociology, Translation and Interpretation

Faculty : Commerce and Economics

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Economics, Finance, Management

Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Education

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Structural Architecture

Faculty : Graduate Studies

Fields of study:Applied Chemistry, Arabic, Business Administration, Community Health, Development Studies, Education, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, Geography, Health Sciences, History, Human Rights, Hydraulic Engineering, International Studies, Islamic Studies, Islamic Theology, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Public Health, Sociology, Statistics, Town Planning, Water Science

Faculty : Information Technology

Fields of study:Computer Science, Information Technology, Systems Analysis

Faculty : Law and Public Administration

Fields of study:Law, Political Sciences, Public Administration

Faculty : Nursing and Allied Health Professions

Fields of study:Dietetics, Nursing, Nutrition

Faculty : Science

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics

Institute : Community and Public Health

Fields of study:Community Health, Public Health

Institute : Environmental and Water Studies

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Water Science

Institute : International Studies

Fields of study:International Studies

More details:Ibrahim Abu Lughod

Institute : Law

Fields of study:Law

Institute : Women's Studies

Fields of study:Women's Studies

Laboratory : Testing Laboratory

Fields of study:Environmental Studies, Occupational Health

Unit : Palestine and Arab Studies

Fields of study:Arabic, Social Sciences

More details:International Students Programme

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Anthropology, Applied Chemistry, Arabic, Archaeology, Biology, Business Administration, Business and Commerce, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Community Health, Computer Science, Continuing Education, Cultural Studies, Development Studies, Dietetics, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Finance, Fine Arts, French, Gender Studies, Geography, Health Sciences, History, Human Rights, Hydraulic Engineering, Information Technology, International Studies, Islamic Studies, Islamic Theology, Laboratory Techniques, Law, Literature, Management, Mathematics, Mathematics and Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Nursing, Nutrition, Occupational Health, Philosophy, Physical Education, Physics, Political Sciences, Psychology, Public Administration, Public Health, Social Sciences, Sociology, Statistics, Structural Architecture, Systems Analysis, Town Planning, Translation and Interpretation, Water Science, Women's Studies

Postgraduate Diploma

Fields of study:Education

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Business Administration, Community Health, Cultural Studies, Development Studies, Economics, Education, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Studies, Gender Studies, Geography, Human Rights, International Relations and Diplomacy, Islamic Studies, Landscape Architecture, Law, Medical Technology, Sociology, Statistics, Town Planning, Water Science


Fields of study:Social Sciences

Updated on 19-10-2020