International Accreditation


  Steps of international accreditation

1. Form an international accreditation committee at each School or academic center.

2. Hold a preliminary meeting to discuss international accreditation or quality assurance certification.

3. Conduct a study on the proposed international accreditation organization and compare between them. (Comparison Table)

4. Hold a second meeting in order to choose a suitable program according to available resources.

5. Take approval from the university administration.

6. Begin private communication with the chosen organization.

7. Study all standards and develop an action plan.

8. Form working groups to start implementing the standards.

9. Hold periodically meetings in order to follow up.

10. Submit quarterly reports to Accreditation and Quality Assurance Center regarding its progress.


  Schools that have received certificates of international accreditation

Faculty of Dentistry: (ADEE)  the Association for Dental Education in Europe  

Faculty of Rehabilitation Sciences: (WFOT) the World Federation of Occupational Therapists

Faculty of Engineering: (ABET) the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology

Faculty of Pharmacy: (ACPE) Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education.

Faculty of Medicine: (ACCM) the Accreditation Commission on Colleges of Medicine.



Schools that have received visits from international accreditation bodies

Faculty of Nursing: (ACEN) Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing.



Schools in the process of data collection and submission to international accreditation bodies

Faculty of Science: Royal Society of Chemistry & ABET.

Faculty of Agriculture: (ACEND) The Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics.

Faculty of Business: (AACSB) The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. 

Faculty of Educational Sciences: (CAEP) Council for  the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

King Abdullah II School for information Technology: (ABET) the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology