Ranking  2013   3
Country Jordan
City Amman
Bachelor (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)2,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)3,526 USD/year.
Master (citizens)7,052 USD/year.
Cost of living $435-852 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Organization type Private
Established 1989
Abbreviation PU
Teachers 399
Students 5,999
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
The way to the future
• Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Jordan
• Association of Arab Universities
• International Association of Universities
• International Association of Electronic Libraries
World ranking2013
Country ranking3
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking2013
Cost of living in Amman
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 124 184
Food 153 313
Transportation 34 71
Communications and utilities 67 69
Clothing 26 100
Sports and leisure 32 115
Accommodation in Amman USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre125
Shared room in city centre186
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre215
1 bedroom apartment in city centre330
Alternative title
old Philadelphia University at Jordan
Philadelphia University (PU) - private higher education institution in Jordan. PU began its history in 1989. The main campus of the university is located in Amman - the capital of Jordan. Philadelphia University is in top 5 universities of Jordan according to the national rankings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The main criterion of admission is the academic performance of the applicant. Like in many universities of Jordan the academic year consists of two semesters. Studying bachelor’s at PU is relatively inexpensive - only 2,500 USD per year. PU is considered to be a pricey option when it comes to obtaining a master’s degree - 2,500 USD per year of study. In addition to low tuition fees the university provides the students with extra financial assistance in the form of scholarships. Here you can choose from a wide array of full-time programs, however the students are not limited to them as the university also offers online courses and programs. For more information you can visit the official website of the university http://www.philadelphia.edu.jo.

The composition of the university. Philadelphia University is average in size with a capacity of 6 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. At Philadelphia University about 399 teachers and professors share their professional expertise. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at PU. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Twitter, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of PU. The library is available to all of the students. In addition to the Association of Arab Universities the university is also a part of the following associations - International Association of Universities, International Association of Electronic Libraries, UNESCO AVICENNA Project.
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Information is exploratory. For accurate information, refer to the official website of the school.
6351Jordan University of Science and TechnologyIrbid1,000 USD3,000 USD
6752University of JordanAmman1,000 USD3,000 USD
4Yarmouk UniversityIrbid
5The Hashemite UniversityZarqa10,000 USD10,000 USD
6Al-Balqa' Applied UniversitySalt2,500 USD2,500 USD