Universities in Amman, Jordan
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Amman
8 out of 14
  • Universities in Amman
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
18
  • Different Rankings list
  • Universities in Amman
  • (14 institution and 4 subject rankings)
4
  • Global Rankings rank
  • Universities in Amman
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Amman
  • 25 Oct, 2021: Publication of US News: Best Global Universities. University of Jordan ranked #932.
  • 20 Oct, 2021: Publication of NTU by Subject (Civil Engineering). University of Jordan ranked #169.
  • 19 Oct, 2021: THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education updated with University of Jordan in position 179.
  • 13 Oct, 2021: THE Times Higher Education, UK published most recent results of THE World University Rankings by Subject - Times Higher Education (Computer Science). Includes 9 universities from Amman.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Amman

Nursing
#101 
University of Jordan
Computer Science
#169 
University of Jordan
Education
#251 
University of Jordan
Mathematics
#351 
University of Jordan
Agriculture & Forestry
#351 
University of Jordan
Engineering - Chemical
#351 
University of Jordan
Chemistry
#401 
University of Jordan
Arts and Humanities
#401 
University of Jordan
Social Sciences
#601 
University of Jordan

Rankings of universities in Amman, Jordan 2022

#1

University of Jordan

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (1934 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 02 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #601 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #519 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

German Jordanian University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (223 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 08 June, 2021]
  • #3 
  • #560 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #50 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]

#3

Al-Zaytoonah Private University of Jordan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (384 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #579 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#4

University of Petra

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (653 reviews)
  • #11 
  • #111 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #728 
RUR Reputation Ranking
[Published 16 September, 2021]
  • #1 
  • #817 
RUR World University Rankings
[Published 27 April, 2021]

#5

Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (479 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #101 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #7 
  • #101 
THE Arab World Ranking - Times Higher Education
[Published 20 July, 2021]
  • #10 
  • #126 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]

#6

Middle East University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (243 reviews)
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  • #10 
  • #111 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #5 
  • #98 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #3665 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Amman Arab University for Graduate Studies

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (156 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #131 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #18 
  • #5598 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]
  • #4 
  • #801 
THE World University Impact Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 21 April, 2021]

#8

Isra University

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (342 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #151 
QS University Rankings: Arab Region
[Published 12 October, 2021]
  • #16 
  • #4527 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

Jordan Applied University College of Hospitality and Tourism Education

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (4 reviews)

#10

The World Islamic Sciences and Education University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (536 reviews)

#11

Applied Science University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (618 reviews)

#12

Amman Private University

Student satisfaction: 4.1 / 5.0 (740 reviews)
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#13

Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences

Student satisfaction: 4.0 / 5.0 (33 reviews)

#14

Philadelphia University

Student satisfaction: 3.8 / 5.0 (4 reviews)
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Amman Key Facts for International Students

Population: 1276000

Time: GMT +2

District/province: Amman,

Living costs for students in Amman:

* 100 = prices in London

  • Living costs without accommodation 68* (32% cheaper than London)
  • All costs including accommodation 46* (54% cheaper than London)
  • Meals (grocery & lower cost restaurants) 53* (47% cheaper than London)
  • Average Big Mac price 2.30 JOD
  • Plug Type B
    • Residential voltage: 230 V
    • Frequency: 50 Hz
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    • Residential voltage: 230 V
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    • Residential voltage: 230 V
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University of Jordan ranks #1 in Amman in our meta ranking composed of 102 university rankings.

Among all universities in Amman University of Jordan is listed in the largest number of rankings. See all 19 rankings where University of Jordan is listed.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Medicine & Health (Nursing). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Computer Science (Computer Science). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Education (Education). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Mathematics (Mathematics). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Agriculture (Agriculture & Forestry). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Engineering (Engineering - Chemical). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Natural Sciences (Chemistry). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Arts Visual & Performing (Arts and Humanities). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

University of Jordan is ranked best in Amman for Social Studies & Humanities (Social Sciences). See all rankings for the University of Jordan.

Ranking publishers

4icu

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British Quacquarelli Symonds, UK

Criteria used in ranking -QS World University Rankings:
Academic Reputation 40%
Employer Reputation 10%
Faculty/Student Ratio 20%
Citations per faculty 20%
International Faculty Ratio 5%
International Student Ratio 5%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS Employability Rankings:
Employer reputation 30%
Alumni outcomes 25%
Partnerships with Employers per Faculty 25%
Employer/Student Connections 10%
Graduate employment rate 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -QS University Rankings: Arab Region:
Academic reputation 30%
Employer reputation 20%
Faculty/student ratio 15%
International research network 10%

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CWUR Center for World University Rankings

Criteria used in ranking -CWUR Center for World University Rankings:
Research Performance 40%
Quality of Education 25%
Alumni Employment 25%
Quality of Faculty 10%

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Centre for Science and Technology Studies, Leiden University, Netherlands

Criteria used in ranking -CWTS Leiden Ranking:
Academic research publication

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Nature Index

Criteria used in ranking -Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions:
Article count (AC)
Fractional count (FC)
Weighted fractional count (WFC)

RUR Ranking Agency (Moscow, Russia)

Criteria used in ranking -RUR Reputation Ranking:
Teaching Reputation 50%
Research Reputation 50%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -RUR Research Performance Ranking:
Normalized citation impact (Citations of research publications from all university authors compared with world averages) 20%
Citation per papers 20%
Papers per academic and research staff 20%
International research reputation 20%
Share of research publications written in international co-authorship 20%

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Scimago Institutions

Criteria used in ranking -Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities:
Research 50%
Innovation 30%
Societal 20%

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THE Times Higher Education, UK

Criteria used in ranking -THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 2.5%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education:
Teaching 30%
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 20%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 10%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 10%

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Criteria used in ranking -THE Asia University Ranking:
Research (volume, income and reputation) 30%
Citations 30%
Teaching 25%
International outlook (staff, students, research) 7.5%
Industry income (knowledge transfer) 7.5%

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Us News

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Webometrics

Criteria used in ranking -Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities:
Visibility 50%
Excellence 35%
Transparency 10%
Presence 5%

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