03 May 2018
JUST participates in QS WorldClass 2018 Seminar at the United Arab Emirates University

Jordan University of Science and Technology participated in the QS WorldClass 2018 conference organized by the prestigious international QS ranking organization in collaboration with the United Arab Emirates University in Abu Dhabi.

The conference titled "Changes in University/Industry Interaction" witnessed participation of a large number of universities from all over the world.

The Director of the Academic Development and Quality Assurance Center, Dr. Mohamad Al-Widyan – the University representative – said that a number of themes related to enhancing creativity and developing the economy through the relationship of universities with industry were discussed with a focus on a positive and relevant relationship with the process of learning and teaching in the classroom. In addition, advanced international mutual experiences between advanced universities and major industrial companies such as Huawei, Microsoft and others were presented.

Dr. Al-Widyan presented a video about Jordan and JUST which received the admiration of the audience. An official invitation was also given to the participants to visit Jordan and JUST next year as the next year QS WorldClass seminar will be organized in cooperation with Jordan University of Science and Technology. A senior QS team will visit the university in July this year to make arrangements and preparations for the conference which will be attended by delegates from around the world.