Universities in Amman, Jordan
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Amman
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  • Universities in Amman
  • Ranked in at least one ranking
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  • Universities in Amman
  • (14 institution and 2 subject rankings)
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  • Universities in Amman
  • Among TOP 200
Latest ranking updates related to universities in Amman
  • 18 Mar, 2021: Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities updated with University of Jordan ranked highest among 3 listed universities in Amman.
  • 04 Mar, 2021: Publication of QS World University Rankings By Subject (Sociology). University of Jordan with highest ranking among universities in Amman ranked #101.
  • 01 Mar, 2021: THE Emerging Economies University Ranking - Times Higher Education updated with University of Jordan in position 177.
  • 30 Jan, 2021: Publication of UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities. University of Jordan with highest ranking among universities in Amman ranked #12.

Highest subject rankings of universities in Amman

Nursing
#101 
University of Jordan

Rankings of universities in Amman, Jordan 2021

#1

University of Jordan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (642 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
THE World University Rankings - Times Higher Education
[Published 24 August, 2020]
  • #1 
  • #601 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #2 
  • #519 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]


#2

German Jordanian University

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (94 reviews)
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  • #3 
  • #801 
QS World University Rankings
[Published 10 June, 2020]
  • #3 
  • #560 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]
  • #2 
  • #3376 
Nature Index - Top Academic Institutions
[Published 04 May, 2020]

#3

Al-Zaytoonah Private University of Jordan

Student satisfaction: 4.3 / 5.0 (112 reviews)
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  • #4 
  • #579 
Scimago Institutions Rankings - Universities
[Published 18 March, 2021]

#4

University of Petra

Student satisfaction: 4.6 / 5.0 (275 reviews)
  • #1 
  • #802 
RUR World University Rankings
[Published 04 May, 2020]
  • #11 
  • #111 
QS Arab Region University Rankings 2021
[Published 28 October, 2020]
  • #9 
  • #117 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]

#5

Middle East University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (38 reviews)
  • #5 
  • #98 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #11 
  • #3665 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#6

Al-Zaytoonah University of Jordan

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (100 reviews)
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  • #9 
  • #101 
QS Arab Region University Rankings 2021
[Published 28 October, 2020]
  • #10 
  • #126 
UniRank 4icu - Top Arabic-Speaking Universities
[Published 30 January, 2021]
  • #6 
  • #2526 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#7

Isra University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
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  • #16 
  • #131 
QS Arab Region University Rankings 2021
[Published 28 October, 2020]
  • #16 
  • #4527 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#8

Amman Arab University for Graduate Studies

Student satisfaction: 3.9 / 5.0 (5 reviews)
  • #18 
  • #5598 
Webometrics Ranking Web of Universities
[Published 01 January, 2021]

#9

The World Islamic Sciences and Education University

Student satisfaction: 4.2 / 5.0 (221 reviews)
  • #15 
  • #131 
QS Arab Region University Rankings 2021
[Published 28 October, 2020]

#10

Applied Science University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (177 reviews)

#11

Amman Private University

Student satisfaction: 4.5 / 5.0 (213 reviews)
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#12

Philadelphia University

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#13

Arab Academy for Banking and Financial Sciences


#14

Jordan Applied University College of Hospitality and Tourism Education


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
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FAQ

University of Jordan ranks #1 in Amman in our meta ranking composed of 96 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.

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 Arab Region University Rankings 2021:
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 World University Rankings:
Teaching 40%
Research 40%
International Diversity 10%
Financial Sustainability 10%

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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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Urap

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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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