List of 15 best universities in Amman

We ranked 15 best universities in Amman based on their reputation, research performance, and alumni impact. We processed 364K citations received by 23.7K publications made by 15 universities in Amman, measured the popularity of 28 recognized alumni, and utilized the largest available links database (to compare non-academic prominence).

  1. University of Jordan logo
    Enrollment
    47,000
    Founded
    1962
  2. Applied Science Private University logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1991
  3. German Jordanian University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2005
  4. University of Petra logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    6,987
    Founded
    1991
  5. Al-Ahliyya Amman University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,400
    Founded
    1990
  6. Princess Sumaya University for Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    3,194
    Founded
    1991
  7. Middle East University, Jordan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,188
    Male:Female
    66:34
    Founded
    2005
  8. Philadelphia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1989
  9. Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan logo
    Enrollment
    7,763
    Founded
    1993
  10. Amman Arab University logo
    Enrollment
    1,015
    Founded
    2000
  11. Isra University - Jordan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1989
  12. Al Hussein Technical University logo
    Founded
    2017
  13. Jordan Academy of Music logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1989
  14. Ammon Applied University College logo
    Founded
    1980