Introduction

AAU Started providing academic services in 1990, Al-Ahliyya Amman University (AAU) was the first private university and pioneer of private education in Jordan. AAU has been accorded institutional and programmatic accreditation. It is a member of the International Association of Universities, Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World, Union of Arab Universities and Association of Arab Private Institutions of Higher Education. AAU always seeks distinction by upgrading learning outcomes through the adoption of methods and strategies that depend on a system of quality control and effective follow-up at all its faculties, departments, centers and administrative units. The overall aim is to become a flagship university not only at the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan level but also at the Arab World level. In this vein, AAU has adopted Information Technology as an essential ingredient in its activities, especially e-learning, and it has incorporated it in its educational processes in all fields of specialization to become the first such university to do so.

Our History

Al-Ahliyya Amman University (AAU) is the first private university in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Established by a decision from the Ministry of Higher Education and Research in 1989, the University opened its doors in 1990 with three faculties: Faculty of Law, Faculty of Arts and Sciences and Faculty of Administrative and Financial Sciences. The following year saw the establishment of the Faculty of Pharmacy, Faculty of Medical Sciences, and the Faculty of Engineering. Since its establishment, Al- Ahliyya Amman University has been supplying the local and Arab market with a large number of graduates who have taken up important positions in local and regional institutions in both the public and private sectors.

Our Policy towards Quality

Al-Ahliyya Amman University is committed to develop and apply the "Quality Assurance Standards in Higher Education Institutions" and to follow any other adopted quality standards by investing human and physical energies to produce an academically and morally outstanding generation.

Vision, Mission & Core Values

Excellence in providing teaching, learning and academic research with a high quality of international standards to enhance the status of Al-Ahliyya Amman University as the first private University in Jordan and in the Arab world, and to make it a preferred choice to students and researchers. This can be achieved by providing an academic environment that seeks excellence and by preparing qualified human cadres specialized in various fields of knowledge to meet the needs of society and the requirements of a sustainable development.

Strategic Plan

Higher education is presently witnessing several developments that necessitate a thorough reconsideration of the status quo. Such developments deem it imperative to exert more efforts to identify current challenges. Higher education needs to respond well to the dictates of this stage in two ways: keeping abreast of academic and technological developments.

Organizational Chart

To meet the administrative, financial and technical work requirements, the University has organisedan administrative hierarchy to ensure the smooth execution of work in different departments and divisions.

Governance Councils

The governance council's is responsible in university's policy making and implementation, follow-up in academic and administrative affairs etc. to ensure the university fulfill its vision and mission to the students and society.

University Committees

In keeping with the principle of participation and consultation in decision making, to uphold the academic and administrative mission of the University, the University permanent committees were created for the academic year 2014/2015.

Programs taught in:
English
Arabic

This school also offers:

Master

Al-Ahliyya Amman University

Master of Clinical Psychology ... [+]

Courses

0737701 Psychopathology – Advanced {3} [3-3]

Provides a general study of the field of psychopathology. It includes an examination of the classification, description, etiology and treatment implications of the various psychological disorders according to (DSM-V-TR). Prerequisite: none

0737201 Psychological Assessment and Diagnosis {3} [3-3]

This course is designed to train students in the application and interpretation of psychological tests. The primary focus is on the assessment of intelligence, behavior, and personality as well as on other data collection procedures and techniques in the assessment of psychopathology. Prerequisite: none

0737203 Clinical Interviewing {3} [3-3]... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The program follows international developments in the field of engineering sciences, which, as providers of services and developers of the quality of those services, have ... [+]

The program follows international developments in the field of engineering sciences, which, as providers of services and developers of the quality of those services, have witnessed great and swift developments and diversification horizontally and vertically.

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Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

Transportation systems worldwide face well-known problems in safety, congestion, and environment. The smart use of technology in transportation systems can reduce death a ... [+]

Introduction

Transportation systems worldwide face well-known problems in safety, congestion, and environment. The smart use of technology in transportation systems can reduce death and injury, enhance mobility, and protect environmental resources. Supported by United States, Europe, Japan, and South Korea, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) is a program intended to improve the transportation systems efficiency through advanced technologies in information systems, communications, and sensors.

At Al-Ahliyya Amman University, the ITS master program goal is to study transportation systems and related technology systematically. The program focused on transportation industry systems and current government-funded research topics. Students will be introduced to key research areas in ITS industry. The Program provides the student with an understanding of the basic building blocks and techniques used in the development of ITS systems for solving transportation problems.... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

The program aims at developing the teaching/learning process by adopting the latest methods and aids, especially those that focus on interaction and discussion, criticism ... [+]

The program aims at developing the teaching/learning process by adopting the latest methods and aids, especially those that focus on interaction and discussion, criticism and presentation of real life cases, in addition to group discussion of those cases in order to find solutions to their legal content.

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Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

Master of Accounting and Finance ... [+]

(M.Sc) of Accounting and Finance (Comprehensive Track) Compulsory Requirements:

0557301 Research Methodology in Accounting & Finance

0557302 Accounting Theory and its Applications in Practice

0557303 Advanced Auditing

0557304 Advanced Cost and Managerial Accounting

0557501 Advanced Financial Management

0557505 Monetary and Financial Markets

0557502 Investment Analysis & Portfolio Management

0557506 Research Project

(M.Sc) of Accounting and Finance (Thesis Track)

Compulsory Requirements:

0557301 Research Methodology in Accounting & Finance

0557302 Accounting Theory and its Applications in Practice

0557303 Advanced Auditing... [-]

Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Al-Ahliyya Amman University

This course examines the main concepts of organizational theory. Topics include the organization, the organizational environment, the technological environment, and manag ... [+]

Organizational Theory:

This course examines the main concepts of organizational theory. Topics include the organization, the organizational environment, the technological environment, and managing organizational processes.

Following successful completion of this course, students should be able to:

Understand basic challenges of organizational design. Understand how to design organizational structure: authority, control, specialization, and coordination. Demonstrate an appreciation of how to manage organizational culture and ethics. Demonstrate an understanding of the organizational environment. Demonstrate an appreciation of organizational design and technology. Understand how to manage organizational processes, including learning, innovation and change, conflict, power, and politics. Strategic Management: ... [-]
Jordan Amman
September 2019
Full-time
Campus