University of Jordan obtains Saudi accreditation for all programs

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AMMAN — The University of Jordan (UJ) has obtained the accreditation of the Ministry of Higher Education in Saudi Arabia for all its all undergraduate and postgraduate programs, according to the Saudi ministry's website, a letter sent by the Saudi Cultural Attaché to the UJ presidency said on Thursday.اضافة اعلان

UJ President Nathir Obeidat said the accreditation will support the university's plans to attract more Saudi students to study at UJ, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported.

Obeidat expressed his thanks to the Saudi embassy and its cultural attaché in Jordan for their efforts to support higher education institutions in Jordan, including UJ.

According to the International Student Affairs Unit of the Ministry of Higher Education, there are approximately 42,000 international students registered at Jordanian public and private universities, of 109 nationalities.

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