Philadelphia University

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world rank  2858

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University Overview

Founded in 1989, Philadelphia University is a for-profit private higher-education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Amman (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Jordan, Philadelphia University (PU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Jordanian higher education institution. Philadelphia University (PU) 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 31 years old Jordanian higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. PU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, sports facilities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

Name
Name جامعة فيلادلفيا
Acronym PU
Founded 1989
Motto The Way To The Future
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Jerash Road, Philadelphia University PO Box 1
Amman
19392 Amman
Jordan
Tel +962 (6) 479 9000
Fax +962 (6) 479 9040

Study Areas and Degree Levels


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
International
students
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

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University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Admissions and Registration Department, Philadelphia University
Amman 19392
(6) 47 99000

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 200-299
Control Type Private
Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Philadelphia University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Yes
Career Services Yes
Institutional Hospital Not reported

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Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Jordan


Year of first Accreditation

1994


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB International)
  • Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET


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Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • International Association of Universities (IAU)

Academic Structure


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Online Courses

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 2 February 2021