The Hashemite University

country rank  5
world rank  3569

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University Overview

Established in 1991, The Hashemite University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Zarqa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan, The Hashemite University (HU) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 30,000-34,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. The Hashemite University (HU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 26 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Jordanian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. HU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name الجامعة الهاشمية
Acronym HU
Founded 1991
Colours Orange and red

University Location

Address PO Box 591504
Zarqa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
13133 Zarqa
Jordan
T +962 (5) 390 3333
F +962 (5) 382 6613

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)
10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office Admission and Registration Unit
Zarqa 13133
+962

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 30,000-34,999
Academic Staff Not reported
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to The Hashemite University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan


Year of first Accreditation
1992


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)

Affiliations

  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Mediterranean Universities Union (UNIMED)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018