Jordan University of Science & Technology
higher education institution in Jordan.
Jordan University of Science & Technology - Description
The University is recognized in scientific research locally and regionally. For example, it is first among all Jordanian universities in terms of scientific research activity and accomplishments. It is the only university in Jordan, which has been classified as one of the top fifty universities among 1460 universities and being among the top 3% of those universities in the Islamic world according to a study by the Center for the Islamic World for Training and Statistical Research, Economic and Social (SESRTCIC, Ankara Center). Having in mind JUST is the only University in the country which has been listed in the top fifty universities in the Islamic world. The study was based on the identification of the best research indicators which are objective and measurable, and included all the universities that are members of the Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC). The University is also known for its highly qualified faculty. Some faculty members are recognized internationally in their disciplines; two have earned the seventh and twentieth classifications of Leading Scientist (OIC); and others hold patents for their inventions. Faculty members at JUST have also earned over 95 distinguished national and regional research awards.
Bachelor - Jordan University of Science & Technology
Jordan University of Science and Technology is engaged in a University-wide five year Strategic Planning initiative. The purpose of this effort is to strengthen the programs and services of the University on a continuing basis, identify opportunities, develop areas of excellence, and invest resources for the most significant outcomes. Through this initiative, JUST will be able to meet the needs of the population for quality of higher education and the growing demand for an educated manpower in the country. In preparation for the strategic planning process, the University defined its vision and mission. The University vision is: "Towards a world-class university distinguished in high quality teaching and research to have gained ground among the top 500 international universities by the year 2012." Jordan University of Science and Technology is a national public university that emphasizes high quality teaching and a student-centered educational experience. Its mission is to provide undergraduate and graduate students with broad, stimulating and rigorous education; professional competencies; basic and applied research opportunities; and critical thinking skills that meet the needs of the labor market and that enable graduates to compete nationally, regionally and internationally.