Jordan University of Science and Technology has made impressive success in the move towards a higher position in the QS World University Rankings® 2018 achieving 50 point and moving from category (651-700) in 2017 to a higher category (601-650) in 2018. JUST is the only university in Jordan and in the Arab region which has achieved this remarkable shift which reflects its remarkable and distinguished academic and scientific progress.
This achievement reflects the university clear vision and effective strategic plan which is being implemented in a well defined framework. JUST has also been ranked 8th among Arab universities by the Times Higher Education Rankings moving from the 9th place in 2017. The remarkable progress made by JUST recently is a proof that the university is moving steadily on the right path towards internationalization and a proof that JUST is mapping out a road for success , drawing its inspiration from His Majesty King Abdullah II's Seventh Discussion Paper, titled "Developing Human Resources and Education Imperative for Jordan's Progress",
The QS World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).. The QS examines the very best universities globally of the 26,000 existing worldwide , of which only 950 are listed in the rankings and evaluated according to the following six metrics: Academic Reputation ,Employer Reputation ,Faculty/Student Ratio ,Citations per faculty ,International Faculty Ratio , International Student Ratio