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Street:Airport Road


Post Code:11831

Tel.:+962(6) 479-0222

Fax:+962(6) 412-9613


Institution Funding



Created in 2005 with Master’s programs. At the beginning of the academic year 2008/2009, the university started its second phase, at undergraduate level

Admission Requirements

Bachelor's Criteria:
1. Jordanian secondary school certificate or its equivalent. 2. Meet the minimum required grade average. 3. Jordanian students who wish to transfer from community colleges are admitted provided their score average in the comprehensive examination is 68% or above and their major is congruent with the field of study they wish to be admitted to. This should be in line with the compatible majors list prepared and approved by the Examination and Measurement Authority. 4. Special needs students with community college degrees who have scored 65% are accepted provided they present a medical report from the Ministry of Health. 5. Jordanian students with community college degrees obtained abroad, provided that their diplomas are accredited and they pass the comprehensive exam prepared and approved by the Authority. 6. Students who wish to transfer from other universities which do not follow distance learning systems, In this case, the student is credited for no more than 50% of his / her overall study.
1. General Secondary Education Certificate holders: • General Secondary Education transcript in Arabic and English or, a certified copy.
Photocopy of identity card. • Military Service Record. • Two photos. 2. Community college diploma holders: • All documents required for General Secondary Education Certificate holders. • Community college diploma certified by the Ministry of Higher Educationand Research. 3. Students transferring from other universities. In addition to A & B above, the following are required: • Good conduct certificate issued by the student’s ex-university. • Course description. • Transcripts certified by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research. 4. Foreign students and holders of Laissez Passez: • All of the documents submitted by Jordanian nationals, excluding the military service record. • Photocopy of passport. 5. Foreign Secondary School Certificate Holders: • The equivalency of the Certificate certified by the Jordanian Ministry of Higher Education and Research. • An official Transcript or a certified copy

Master’s Program:
Master’s Program Consists of Two Tracks:
1. Comprehensive Exam Track: The student is expected to pass 33 credit hours of which 24 are required and 9 are electives. 2. Thesis Track: The student must successfully pass 33 credit hours, consisting of 9 hours for the thesis in addition to 15 required hours and 9 credit hours of elective courses.
C. Admission Terms For Master’s Candidates:
1. The required grade rating of “good” or above, in the event a BA program Students with GPA’s rating less than good they will be accepted in a Masters program, provided that they meet the rules and conditions given by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research’s committee in their meeting (no. 2) on 6/1/2010. 2. Students should be enrolled in regular not distance learning Institutions. 3. English Language Certification: There are different options students can obtain the certification with; either the National Examination (Refer to our registrar for more info about certified centers), or a score of 70 in the iBT TOEFL, score 6.5 or above in IELTS exam. Students must submit their required examination scores prior to admission and enrollment.
D. Documents for Admission to the Masters Program:
The application should be accompanied by the following documents:
1. Copy of the Bachelor’s degree certified by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research. 2.Transcript certified by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research. 3.Photocopy of identity card. 4.Photocopy of the applicant’s passport. 5.Bachelor’s equivalent certified by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research. 6.Two photos. 7.Mentioned above English Language certification Passing results

Tuition Fees

National:Bachelors: Average of 14,000 in 4 years (132 credit hours program)
Masters: Average of 10,000 in 2 years (33 credit hours program) (JOD)

International:Bachelors : Average of 20,000 in 4 years (132 credit hours program)
Masters: Average of 14,000 in 2 years (33 credit hours program) (USD)



Accrediting Agency

Jordan Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

Religious Affiliation


Student Body


top Officers

Head : Ala’aldeen Al-Halhouli

Job title:President

Senior Administrative Officer : Anees Mansour

Job title:President Assistant for Administrative and Legal Affairs

International Relations Officer : Sara Nasereddin

Job title:Manager, International Relations

top Divisions

Faculty : Architecture and Design

Fields of study:Architecture, Graphic Design, Performing Arts

Faculty : Arts and Sciences

Fields of study:Arabic, English, Literature, Political Sciences

Faculty : Business

Fields of study:Accountancy, Business Administration, E- Business/Commerce, Finance, Marketing, Tourism

Faculty : Educational Sciences

Fields of study:Curriculum, Education, Educational Administration, Educational Technology, Special Education

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Civil Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering

Faculty : Information Technology

Fields of study:Computer Science, Information Technology

Faculty : Law

Fields of study:Law, Private Law, Public Law

Faculty : Media

Fields of study:Journalism, Media Studies, Radio and Television Broadcasting

Faculty : Pharmacy

Fields of study:Pharmacy

top Degrees

Bachelor's Degree

Fields of study:Arabic, Architecture, Artificial Intelligence, Arts and Humanities, Banking, Business Administration, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Curriculum, E- Business/Commerce, Educational Technology, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Energy Engineering, English, Finance, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Journalism, Law, Literature, Marketing, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Pharmacy, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Special Education, Structural Architecture, Teacher Training, Tourism, Visual Arts

Master's Degree

Fields of study:Accountancy, Arabic, Arts and Humanities, Business Administration, Computer Education, Curriculum, E- Business/Commerce, Educational Administration, Educational Sciences, English, Finance, Graphic Design, Information Technology, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Marketing, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Pedagogy, Political Sciences, Private Law, Public Law, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Teacher Training, Technology Education, Translation and Interpretation


Also the British Joint Pharmacy Programme (MPharm) with the University of Strathclyde, UK; Master in Cloud Computing Services and Security (in partnership with Mutah University, Jordan

Updated on 17-06-2015