Founded in 1994, Zarqa University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the small city of Zarqa (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan, Zarqa University (ZU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 4,000-4,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Zarqa University (ZU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 24 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Jordanian higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.
degrees PreBachelor degrees
degrees Bachelor degrees
degrees Master degrees
degrees Doctoral degrees
|Local students Local student||2,500-5,000 US$
|International students Int'l student||5,000-7,500 US$
|Gender Admission||Men and Women (coed)|
|International Students||Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission|
|Admission Selection||Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades|
|Admission Office||PO Box 2000
+962 (5) 382 1100
Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan
Year of first Accreditation
Not available; please submit a list of official first level academic divisions such as faculties, departments etc.
Open Education Consortium
Not available; please submit an official general video presentation of this higher education institution.