Philadelphia University

country rank  3
world rank  2606

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University Overview

Founded in 1989, Philadelphia University is a private higher education institution located in the large city of Amman (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan, Philadelphia University (PU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Philadelphia University (PU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 29 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة فيلادلفيا
Acronym PU
Founded 1989
Motto The Way To The Future
Colours Blue and white

University Location

Address Jerash Road, Philadelphia University PO Box 1
Amman (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
19392 Amman
Jordan
T +962 (6) 479 9000
F +962 (6) 479 9040

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
Int'l student 1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Admissions and Registeration Department, Philadelphia University
Amman 19392
+962 (6) 47 99000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 300-399
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Not reported
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Not reported
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Philadelphia University's Library
Housing Not reported
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan


Year of first Accreditation
1994

Affiliations

  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)
  • International Association of Universities (IAU)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018