Introduction

AAU Started providing academic services in 1990, Al-Ahliyya Amman University (AAU) was the first private university and pioneer of private education in Jordan. AAU has been accorded institutional and programmatic accreditation. It is a member of the International Association of Universities, Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World, Union of Arab Universities and Association of Arab Private Institutions of Higher Education. AAU always seeks distinction by upgrading learning outcomes through the adoption of methods and strategies that depend on a system of quality control and effective follow-up at all its faculties, departments, centers and administrative units. The overall aim is to become a flagship university not only at the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan level but also at the Arab World level. In this vein, AAU has adopted Information Technology as an essential ingredient in its activities, especially e-learning, and it has incorporated it in its educational processes in all fields of specialization to become the first such university to do so.

Our History

Al-Ahliyya Amman University (AAU) is the first private university in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Established by a decision from the Ministry of Higher Education and Research in 1989, the University opened its doors in 1990 with three faculties: Faculty of Law, Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Faculty of Administrative and Financial Sciences. The following year saw the establishment of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, and the Faculty of Engineering. Since its establishment, Al- Ahliyya Amman University has been supplying the local and Arab market with a large number of graduates who have taken up important positions in local and regional institutions in both the public and private sectors.

Our Policy towards Quality

Al-Ahliyya Amman University is committed to develop and apply the "Quality Assurance Standards in Higher Education Institutions" and to follow any other adopted quality standards by investing human and physical energies to produce an academically and morally outstanding generation.

Vision, Mission & Core Values

Excellence in providing teaching, learning and academic research with a high quality of international standards to enhance the status of Al-Ahliyya Amman University as the first private University in Jordan and in the Arab world, and to make it a preferred choice to students and researchers. This can be achieved by providing an academic environment that seeks excellence and by preparing qualified human cadres specialized in various fields of knowledge to meet the needs of society and the requirements of a sustainable development.

Strategic Plan

Higher education is presently witnessing several developments that necessitate a thorough reconsideration of the status quo. Such developments deem it imperative to exert more efforts to identify current challenges. Higher education needs to respond well to the dictates of this stage in two ways: keeping abreast of academic and technological developments.

Organizational Chart

To meet the administrative, financial and technical work requirements, the University has organisedan administrative hierarchy to ensure the smooth execution of work in different departments and divisions.

Governance Councils

The governance council's is responsible in university's policy making and implementation, follow-up in academic and administrative affairs etc. to ensure the university fulfill its vision and mission to the students and society.

University Committees

In keeping with the principle of participation and consultation in decision making, to uphold the academic and administrative mission of the University, the University permanent committees were created for the academic year 2014/2015.

Programs taught in:
English
Arabic

This school also offers:

Bachelor

Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The Audiology and Speech Pathology Department was founded in 2001 and was inaugurated under the patronage of his Excellency Prince Ra’d bin Zaid. The Department offers a ... [+]

Audiology & Speech Pathology

The Audiology and Speech Pathology Department was founded in 2001 and was inaugurated under the patronage of his Excellency Prince Ra’d bin Zaid. The Department offers a Bachelor’s Degree in Audiology and speech pathology. The program is accredited locally and regionally in order to provide its graduates with jobs in hospitals, schools, etc. The Department has two centers of audiology and speech pathology equipped with the latest devices and technologies under the supervision of elite faculty and qualified instructors who offer the best training for students.

Mission

Our mission is to supply the local and regional labor markets with qualified and trained cadres who are committed to high professional ethics to achieve a distinctive professional practice in the fields of hearing and speech.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
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Al-Ahliyya Amman University

This Department was founded in 1991 as part of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences. It offers a Bachelor’s Degree in medical analysis with 142 credit hours sprea ... [+]

Medical Analysis

This Department was founded in 1991 as part of the Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences. It offers a Bachelor’s Degree in medical analysis with 142 credit hours spread over four academic years. In addition to basic science laboratories, the Department labs include the following: pathology laboratory, microbiology laboratory, hematology laboratory, clinical biochemistry laboratory, parasitology laboratory, hormones laboratory, and immunology laboratory.

Mission

Our mission is to improve the quality of the academic outputs to realize a distinguished professional practice in the field of medical analyses; to strengthen the professional ethics and to encourage the applied scientific research.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The Medical Engineering Department was founded in 2000 to supply the local and regional markets with qualified graduates who are able to keep up with the global advances ... [+]

Medical Engineering

The Medical Engineering Department was founded in 2000 to supply the local and regional markets with qualified graduates who are able to keep up with the global advances and modern developments in the Medical Engineering fields. The Department which started with 24 candidates in 2000, expanded gradually to reach 250 in 2016/2017. More than 500 students have graduated since its inception. According to the Department's records, some graduates have pursued the postgraduate studies and many others have obtained decent positions inside and outside Jordan.

Mission

Our mission is to achieve excellence in our educational program by qualifying and equipping the graduates with the necessary skills and tools that would enable them to compete in the labor markets locally and regionally; keep up with the technological developments; provide the required technical services for the health sector and encourage scientific research.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The lack of nurses who hold Bachelor’s Degrees was the main reason behind establishing this faculty in the University. The Department aims at preparing and developing spe ... [+]

Nursing

The lack of nurses who hold Bachelor’s Degrees was the main reason behind establishing this faculty in the University. The Department aims at preparing and developing specialized staff in order to improve the performance of nurses and contribute to developing the community through empowering students with practical and scientific knowledge presented by highly qualified academic staff who encourage students to keep up with the advances in this field and motivate them to self-learning and to pursue their higher studies.

Vision

The Department of Nursing in Al-Ahliyya Amman University will be the first choice among its counterparts in Jordan and the region for students wishing to study Nursing.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
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Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The Department of Optometry Science is the first and only department at the level of private universities in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The department was establish ... [+]

Optometry Science

The Department of Optometry Science is the first and only department at the level of private universities in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. The department was established as a department within the Faculty of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences in 2015, granting a Bachelor's degree in the field of Optometry Science with 132 credit hours distributed over four years. The Department of Optometry was established in order to provide the opportunity for its graduates to work in the optometry centers, ophthalmology centers and, in addition to eye clinics in hospitals.

Mission

Our mission is to provide students with cognitive skills in various theoretical and applied fields of the Optometry science and to improve their abilities to achieve competent and effective professional practices.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The Department offers a Bachelor's Degree in pharmacy. Its program is considered unique and distinctive in the Arab region because it has been designed according to the m ... [+]

Pharmacy

The Department offers a Bachelor's Degree in pharmacy. Its program is considered unique and distinctive in the Arab region because it has been designed according to the most recent international methods in pharmaceutical education. The graduate of this Department is distinguished by his/her knowledge and practical training, by his/her ability to play an efficient role within the medical team in hospital pharmacies and private pharmacies, in drug manufacturing and development, and scientific and academic research centers engaged in pharmaceutical sciences research. In addition, the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences has recently started a Master’s Degree program to keep pace with the most recent academic programs locally, regionally, and internationally.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus

Master

Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The program aims to maintain the level of internal and external efficiency of the educational system of the pharmaceutical sciences. It is also designed to coordinate the ... [+]

The program aims to maintain the level of internal and external efficiency of the educational system of the pharmaceutical sciences. It is also designed to coordinate the outcomes of pharmaceutical education and the needs of the labor market, in order to achieve sustainable excellence and quality in the field of pharmaceutical sciences.

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Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus