University of Jordan

country rank  1
world rank  2028

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University Overview

Founded in 1962, University of Jordan is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Amman (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan, University of Jordan (UJ) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Jordan (UJ) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 56 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. UJ also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Name الجامعة الأردنية
Acronym UJ
Founded 1962
Motto Years of Excellence
Colours Royal yellow and green

University Location

Address Jubaiha
Amman (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
11942 Amman
Jordan
T +962 (6) 535 5000
F +962 (6) 535 5511

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student Not reported Not reported
Int'l student Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office University of Jordan
Amman 11942
+962

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,000-1,499
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 University of Jordan's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

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

Affiliations

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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Site last updated: Sunday, 4 February 2018