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The University of Jordan (UJ)


Science is the foundation stone for progress and development taking place in human life, the University of Jordan (UJ), which was founded in 1962, has grown to become Jordan’s largest and leading university excelling in pedagogy, research, and innovation and advancing in global standing.


  •  UJ offers 94 bachelors in different programs in Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Rehabilitation Science, Science, Agriculture, Engineering, Information Technology, Art, Business Administration, Sharia’a, Educational Sciences, law, Physical Education, Arts and Design, International Studies, Foreign Languages, Archaeology and Tourism.
  • At graduate level, UJ provides 38 doctoral Programs, which represent more than 50% of doctoral programs in Jordan, and 111 master programs, which represent about 25% of master programs in Jordan, 16 higher specialization programs in medicine and one in dentistry, and 3 diploma programs.  


Research Centers:

  • Cell Therapy Center
  • Hamdi Mango Center For Scientific Research
  • Infectious Disease and Vaccine Center
  • Water, Energy and Environment Center
  • Center for Women's Studies
  • Nanotechnology Center

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University Ranking

QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
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World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
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Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
801 -100
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
866 66
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Housing services

  • (Al-Zahra’a & Al-Andalus) are on the eastern side of the campus, behind the Centre for Strategic Studies.
  • (Jarash & Amon) is a unique International Dormitory between Jordan Universities,} are inside the university and have the  careness of university security all the day long.

Library services

The University of Jordan Library has been serving students and researchers since the establishment of the University of Jordan in 1962. It has been operating from its 12,000 square meter main building, in addition to its 17 minor reading rooms, disseminated across the various schools of the University. 

ICT services

TV and video halls

Medical services

Medical Units: 

  • Renal Dialysis Unit
  • Neurophysiology Unit
  • Burn Unit
  • SICUCCU Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • IVF Unit
  • Sleep Lab Unit
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Post Cardiac Intensive Care
  • Respiratory Therapy Unit
  • Medical Intensive Care Unit
  • Neuro- SICU
  • Gastroenterology and Liver Division
  • Extracorporeal Shock Wave Lithotripsy Unit
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
  • ECG Monitoring Unit

Sports facilities

  • Multipurpose Gym
  • Female Aerobic Lounge
  • Squash courts
  • Table tennis hall
  • The main playground (University Stadium)
  • Ground Tennis Court

It has a general accreditation of higher education from Higher Education Accreditation Commission (HEAC).

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