List of 15 best universities in Amman

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EduRank

Top 15 universities in Amman ranked by EduRank based on research outputs, non-academic prominence, and alumni influence. The rankings are determined by analyzing 340K citations received by 32.8K academic publications made by 15 universities from Amman, the popularity of 36 recognized alumni, and the largest reference database available.

1. University of Jordan

#1 in Jordan
#289 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
39%
Enrollment
49,000
Founded
1962

2. Al-Ahliyya Amman University

#6 in Jordan
#1152 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
67%
Founded
1990

3. German Jordanian University

#8 in Jordan
#1407 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
35%
Enrollment
5,000
Founded
2005

4. Philadelphia University

#9 in Jordan
#1591 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
64%
Founded
1989

5. Princess Sumaya University for Technology

#10 in Jordan
#1630 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
67%
Enrollment
3,194
Founded
1991

6. Applied Science Private University

#11 in Jordan
#1697 in Asia
Enrollment
5,900
Founded
1991

7. University of Petra

#12 in Jordan
#1754 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
84%
Founded
1991

9. Middle East University, Jordan

#16 in Jordan
#1936 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
60%
Founded
2005

11. Isra University - Jordan

#21 in Jordan
#2653 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
59%
Enrollment
8,000
Founded
1989

12. Al Hussein Technical University

#25 in Jordan
#4225 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
70%
Enrollment
4,000
Founded
2017

13. Jordan Academy of Music

#26 in Jordan
#4664 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
84%
Founded
1989

15. Ammon Applied University College

#29 in Jordan
#5033 in Asia
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
1980

Universities near Amman

Distance, km
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km
University
Country rank
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City
19 Zarqa University 15
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Zarqa
22 Al-Balqa' Applied University 5
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Al-Salt
29 Hashemite University 4
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Zarqa
35 American University of Madaba 24
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Madaba
36 Jerash Private University 19
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Jerash
45 Al Istiqlal University 18
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Jericho
46 Ajloun National Private University 30
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Ajloun
51 Irbid National University 23
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Irbid
53 Al al-Bayt University 13
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Mafraq
59 Jordan University of Science and Technology 2
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Irbid