15 Jun 2017
JUST Made Impressive Success in the Move Towards a Higher Position in the QS World University Rankings® 2018

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