Universities in Jordan

Higher Education in Jordan

2021 Ranking of Jordanian Universities

What are the most popular Universities in Jordan? uniRank tries to answer this question by publishing the 2021 Jordanian University Ranking of 30 Jordanian higher-education institutions meeting the following uniRank selection criteria:

  • being chartered, licensed or accredited by the appropriate Jordanian higher education-related organization
  • offering at least four-year undergraduate degrees (bachelor degrees) or postgraduate degrees (master or doctoral degrees)
  • delivering courses predominantly in a traditional, face-to-face, non-distance education format

Explore the uniRank League Table and University Ranking of 30 Universities in Jordan

2021 Sub-rankings by governorates

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan is divided into 12 governorates (Arabic: muhafatha) which are further subdivided into districts (Arabic: liwa). The larger number of higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria are located in the governorate of Amman (officially Muhafazat al-Asima), which hosts the capital and largest city of Amman. The following uniRank league tables or sub-rankings take into consideration all governorates which include at least 2 Jordanian higher education institutions meeting the uniRank selection criteria.


Amman (15)   Irbid (4)  
Zarqa (2)  

Jordanian University lists

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