The University of Jordan (UJ) is an independent academic institution permitted under article (6) of the Jordanian universities law No. (20) of 2009 and its amendments to grant scientific and honorary degrees and certificates.


It has a general accreditation of higher education from Higher Education Accreditation Commission (HEAC).


In accordance with UJ’s vision to become one of globally ranked universities, all its programs have earned general accreditation by HEAC, and two of UJ’s faculties have earned international accreditation from international accrediting bodies while other faculties are working on their international accreditation.


For more information about national accreditation and its criteria please visit National Accreditation and International Accreditation