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Applied Science Private University - Jordan

Location Amman Campus, Amman Jordan
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Ranking

# 101-110

Arab Region Rankings
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30

Undergraduate programs
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9

Postgraduate programs
stars

5

QS stars

The Applied Science Private University (ASU) is located in Amman, the capital city of Jordan. Founded in 1989, ASU was the first private institution in Jordan.

The university campus is at the heart of Amman city, in Shafa Badran area which can be easily reached by public transport or the university’s transportation network.

The campus is situated on a hilltop with clean air, where there is less traffic and air pollution. The university campus hosts 9 academic faculties in a fully integrated compound built on 356000 sqm (88 acres) land lot, supported by an in-house medical centre, indoor and outdoor sports facilities.    

ASU is a multicultural university, with students hailing from 56 countries across the globe. ASU is best known for the quality and up-to-date programmes of study supported by faculties that are equipped with laboratories and facilities to meet student and employer needs.

ASU offers a wide spectrum of academic programmes including (but not limited to) the following subjects: Pharmacy , Nursing , Engineering & Technology , Architecture , Law , Business , Arts & Science , Information Technology , Art & Design and Sharia & Islamic Studies .


Although Arabic is the official language of Jordan, the majority of courses at ASU are taught in English, expect for the courses that major in Arabic and Religious studies.  

To find out more about ASU, you can visit its social media platforms: Facebook ; Instagram ; Twitter ; YouTube ; Snapchat .

The Applied Science Private University (ASU) is located in Amman, the capital city of Jordan. Founded in 1989, ASU was the first private institution in Jordan.

The university campus is at the heart of Amman city, in Shafa Badran area which can be easily reached by public transport or the university’s transportation network.

The campus is situated on a hilltop with clean air, where there is less traffic and air pollution. The university campus hosts 9 academic faculties in a fully integrated compound built on 356000 sqm (88 acres) land lot, supported by an in-house medical centre, indoor and outdoor sports facilities.    

ASU is a multicultural university, with students hailing from 56 countries across the globe. ASU is best known for the quality and up-to-date programmes of study supported by faculties that are equipped with laboratories and facilities to meet student and employer needs.

ASU offers a wide spectrum of academic programmes including (but not limited to) the following subjects: Pharmacy , Nursing , Engineering & Technology , Architecture , Law , Business , Arts & Science , Information Technology , Art & Design and Sharia & Islamic Studies .


Although Arabic is the official language of Jordan, the majority of courses at ASU are taught in English, expect for the courses that major in Arabic and Religious studies.  

To find out more about ASU, you can visit its social media platforms: Facebook ; Instagram ; Twitter ; YouTube ; Snapchat .

University information

The admission criterion for bachelor’s programmes is a High School Certificate/Diploma or equivalent, with the average required varying from one programme to another.

For postgraduate programmes, the entry requirement is a bachelor’s degree with a good average standing.

ASU is committed to providing equal opportunities for local and international students; therefore, they pay the same fees and are also entitled to the same discounts.

ASU offers many grants and scholarships .

Bachelor GPA - Masters

Minimum score

2

Maximum score

0

IELTS - Masters

Minimum score

5

Maximum score

0

TOEFL - Masters

Minimum score

59

Maximum score

0

International Baccalaureate - Bachelors

Minimum score

27

Maximum score

0

IELTS - Bachelors

Minimum score

5

Maximum score

0

TOEFL - Bachelors

Minimum score

59

Maximum score

0

ASU has one fully integrated and well-connected campus that houses the university’s nine faculties.

 

Apart from the academic faculties and lecture halls, ASU campus has an Olympic Stadium , which can host up to 5,000 spectators, it also has a pitch of Olympic standards and an athletic course of international standards. It also hosts ASU’s annual graduation ceremony and football tournament. Finally, it is available for the national clubs’ matches and the local community needs.

Other outstanding facilities on the campus include two fully equipped fitness gyms , one for males and one for females, indoor basketball and handball courts, outdoor general-purpose sports and training courts, 500 sqm mosque, medical services , library and resources centre, variety of restaurants and cafés, Auditorium, bookshop , postal and banking services and entertainment centre.   

Students are supported by a semi-comprehensive health facility on campus, including health insurance , and there’s an international student’s office to support students with visa applications.  

Total students

5,523

UG students

96%

PG students

4%

International students

1,875

UG students

97%

PG students

3%

Total faculty staff

231

Domestic staff

87%

Int'l staff

13%

Student life

More than 20 percent of ASU students are international students from over 56 nationalities worldwide.

Students have wide range of extracurricular activities to choose from through the clubs and societies available at the Deanship of Students’ Affairs. Participation in community services, conferences and extracurricular activities are part of the ASU graduation requirements.  

The ASU dormitory is off campus, but just across the street from the university’s main entrance. The dorm is a brand-new facility supported with all necessary amenities and security.   

On average 25-30 percent of ASU graduates find jobs or start their own businesses within six months of graduation. 

ASU provides integrated employment services through its large alumni and partner networks to all students. ASU offers training opportunities through dedicated in house and online career advisors with the aim to improve the students’ communication, CV writing, and interview skills.  

Rankings & ratings

Arab Region Rankings

  • 2015
    #81-90
  • 2016
    #81-90
  • 2018
    #71-80
  • 2019
    #101-110
  • 2020
    #91-100
  • 2021
    #101-110
  • 2022
    #101-110

Ranking criteria

15.1
Academic Reputation
18.2
Employer Reputation
7.5
Faculty Student Ratio
32.6
Papers per Faculty
12.8
Citations per Paper
16.4
International Faculty Ratio
98
International Students Ratio
95.8
Faculty Staff with PhD
12.6
International Research Network
15.7
Web Impact
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Available programs

ASU offers a wide spectrum of academic programmes including (but not limited to) the following subjects: Pharmacy , Nursing , Engineering & Technology , Architecture , Law , Business , Arts & Science , Information Technology , Art & Design and Sharia & Islamic Studies .

Currently, there are 32 undergraduate programme majors offered at ASU in the following areas:

  •  Electrical Engineering/ Communication and Computer Engineering
  • Power and Control Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Architectural Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Renewable energy technology
  • English Language and Literature / English Language and Translation
  • Political Sciences
  • Digital Media
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmaceutics
  • Pharmaceutical Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
  • Clinical Pharmacy and Therapeutics
  • Sharia and Islamic Studies
  • Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Finance and Banking
  • Management Information Systems
  • Digital Marketing
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Science
  • Software Engineering
  • Cybersecurity and Cloud Computing
  • Law
  • Interior Design
  • Design and Visual Communication
  • Clinical Nursing
  • Maternal and Child Health Nursing
  • Community Health Nursing

 

Prospective undergraduate students at ASU are required to have a high school certificate, diploma or equivalent in the related field of study

International students pay the same fees as local students. Tuition fees vary as per each programme.

On an annual basis, ASU announces special discounts which are available for international students.  

International students can apply to join ASU online or by contacting the heads of the respective department.

ASU offers a wide spectrum of academic programmes including (but not limited to) the following subjects: Pharmacy , Nursing , Engineering & Technology , Architecture , Law , Business , Arts & Science , Information Technology , Art & Design and Sharia & Islamic Studies .

ASU currently offers postgraduate programmes at master’s degree level in the following seven main areas:

  • Audio-Visual and Mass Media Translation
  • Pharmaceutical Sciences
  •   Computer Science
  • Clinical Nursing
  • Accounting
  • Marketing
  • Financial and Risk Management

 

Prospective postgraduate students at ASU are required to have a bachelor’s degree with a good average before applying to postgraduate programmes.

International students pay the same fees as local students. Tuition fees vary as per programme.

On an annual basis, ASU announces for special discounts which are available for international students. 

International students can apply to join ASU online or by contacting the heads of the respective department.

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