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#5123 of 14,160In the World
#1778 of 5,829In Asia
#9 of 30In Jordan
#4 of 15In Amman
#1466 of 1,568For Pharmacology
#3410 of 4,578For Biology
#3473 of 4,839For Medicine

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
6,987
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Private
Highest Degree
Master
Website
uop.edu.jo
Languages
Arabic;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate with pass grade of at least 60%; Pharmacy and Architecture 80%
Academic CalendarOctober to June
Enrollment6,987
Full time employee295
Student:staff ratio24:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
690
Citations
6,766

University of Petra majors

by publication & citation count

Medicine
183 / 1,469
Biology
152 / 1,992
Computer Science
108 / 477
Chemistry
104 / 1,103
Business
101 / 1,506
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
92 / 309
Engineering
82 / 550
Pharmacology
61 / 576
Psychology
50 / 274
Mathematics
37 / 218
Marketing
29 / 370
Physics
27 / 270
Oncology and Cancer research
24 / 367
Management Information Systems
24 / 107
Art & Design
24 / 74
Economics
23 / 933
Microbiology
22 / 464
Materials Science
22 / 252
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
21 / 162
Social Psychology
21 / 125
Communications and Public Relations
20 / 56
Math Teachers
19 / 44
Pharmacy
19 / 61
Demography
18 / 47
Sociology
18 / 112
Political Science
17 / 14
Human Resource Management
16 / 179
Radiochemistry
15 / 117
Health Science
15 / 14
Environmental Science
14 / 136
Biochemistry
14 / 343
Organic Chemistry
14 / 138
Immunology
13 / 296
Software Engineering
13 / 35
Management
13 / 100
Family medicine
13 / 21
Computer Networking
13 / 20
Nutrition and Food Science
13 / 36
Linguistics
12 / 13
Healthcare Management (MHA)
11 / 105

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199902
200079
2001419
2002528
2003937
2004443
2005584
2006869
2007488
20086141
200917125
201029174
201129258
201242322
201355355
201455440
201548498
201644431
201752494
201851515
201953733
20201101130

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students$3,750$3,750
International students$3,750$3,750

The University of Petra has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++
Engineering | IT+
Maths | Natural Sciences+
Bachelor's DegreeAccountancy, Arabic, Architecture, Business Administration, Business Computing, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Graphics, Computer Networks, Computer Science, E- Business/Commerce, Education, English, Finance, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Journalism, Marketing, Mathematics, Nutrition, Pharmacy, Radio and Television Broadcasting, Software Engineering, Translation and Interpretation
Master's DegreeArabic, Business Administration, Journalism, Marketing, Pharmacy, Translation and Interpretation

General info

Alternative namesUOP
جامعة البتراء
Founded1991
AccreditationMinistry of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Jordan
MottoA Bridge Towards Knowledge
Colorsbrown
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Sciences
Faculty of Administrative and Financial Sciences
Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences
Faculty of Information Technology
Faculty of Architecture and Design
Faculty of Law
Faculty of Mass Communication
Faculty of Engineering

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 961343
Amman, Amman, 961343
Jordan
City population4,008,000
Phone+962 (6) 579 9555
Fax+962 (6) 571 5570

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