31 Jan 2019
JUST President meets with QS Regional Director - Middle East


JUST President, Prof. Saeb Khreisat, has met with the Regional Director of QS in the Middle East, North Africa & South Asia, Mr. Ashwin Fernandes.

During the meeting, both parties have discussed JUST university efforts to achieve its strategy in becoming a world class university. They have also discussed the great progress that was achieved by the university in this area during the past year by occupying an advanced position at the local, regional and international levels in many prestigious international university ranking classification systems such as the Times and U.S. News, and the importance of these classifications as an effective means of marketing the university at all levels.

Dr. Khreisat expressed JUST’s interest in strengthening its relationship with QS as one of the world most reputable classifications and finding ways to enhance the university's position in this classification. Furthermore, Dr. Khreisat highly applauded the possibility for JUST to host the QS WorldClass 2021 International Conference inside the JUST campus.

Mr. Fernandez offered a brief presentation on the QS ranking system and the most important possible rooms for improvement JUST can achieve in the short and long term future, as he expressed his conviction that JUST has all the elements of excellence to do so.

The meeting was attended by the Director of the Center for Academic Development and Quality Assurance at the University, Prof. Mohammed Al-Widyan and the Assistant Director of the Center, Dr. Mohammed Obeidat