Top 30 universities in Jordan

  1. University of Jordan logo
    Enrollment
    47,000
    Founded
    1962
  2. Yarmouk University logo
    Enrollment
    32,000
    Founded
    1976
  3. Jordan University of Science and Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    35%
    Enrollment
    3,058
    Founded
    1986
  4. The Hashemite University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    28,000
    Founded
    1991
  5. German Jordanian University logo
    Enrollment
    2,500
    Founded
    2005
  6. University of Petra logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    6,987
    Founded
    1991
  7. Princess Sumaya University for Technology logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    3,194
    Founded
    1991
  8. Al-Ahliyya Amman University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    65%
    Enrollment
    6,400
    Founded
    1990
  9. Al-Balqa' Applied University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    75%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1996
  10. Applied Science Private University logo
    Enrollment
    8,000
    Founded
    1991
  11. Mutah university logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1981
  12. Zarqa University logo
    Enrollment
    1,500
    Founded
    1994
  13. Al al-Bayt University logo
    Enrollment
    17,500
    Founded
    1993
  14. Middle East University, Jordan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    3,188
    Male:Female
    66:34
    Founded
    2005
  15. Philadelphia University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    64%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1989
  16. Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan logo
    Enrollment
    7,763
    Founded
    1993
  17. Jerash Private University logo
    Founded
    1992
  18. Al-Hussein Bin Talal University logo
    Enrollment
    9,500
    Founded
    1999
  19. Amman Arab University logo
    Enrollment
    1,015
    Founded
    2000
  20. Tafila Technical University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    19%
    Enrollment
    4,500
    Founded
    2005
  21. Isra University - Jordan logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    6,500
    Founded
    1989
  22. American University of Madaba logo
    Acceptance Rate
    95%
    Enrollment
    1,652
    Founded
    2011
  23. Jadara University logo
    Enrollment
    3,800
    Founded
    2005
  24. Irbid National University logo
    Acceptance Rate
    55%
    Enrollment
    5,500
    Founded
    1994
  25. Founded
    2008
  26. Al Hussein Technical University logo
    Founded
    2017
  27. Aqaba University of Technology logo
    Enrollment
    189
  28. Jordan Academy of Music logo
    Acceptance Rate
    85%
    Enrollment
    125
    Founded
    1989
  29. Ammon Applied University College logo
    Founded
    1980

The best cities to study in Jordan based on the number of universities and their ranks are Amman, Irbid, Zarqa, and Al-Salt.

Average cost of living for students in Jordan is $566 + $49-350 for rent (depends on where to live: dormitory, renting with a roommate or solo).