University of Jordan

University of Jordan Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 1505

University Overview

University of Jordan ranking, founded in 1962, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in Amman’s metropolitan environment (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). University of Jordan ranking (UJ) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational Jordanian higher education institution that is officially recognized by Jordan’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. The University of Jordan (UJ) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Jordanian higher-education school, which has been around for 58 years, has a rigorous admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. Students have access to a library, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Jordan Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Jordan
Acronym UJ
Founded 1962
Motto Years of Excellence
Colours Royal yellow and green

University Location

Address Jubaiha Amman 11942 Amman Jordan
Tel +962 (6) 535 5000
Fax +962 (6) 535 5511

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

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 University of Jordan Amman 11942

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 1,000-1,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

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