24 Mar 2019
According to this Year's QS World University Subject Ranking Disciplines of "Engineering and Technology" and "Medicine" Families at JUST Rank First in Jordan

Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) has continued its advancement in the most prestigious world rankings. In addition to its impressive accomplishment of being among the top 351-400 universities globally, the discipline of "Engineering and Technology" at JUST has ranked 349 globally, 47 points better than last year's rank, whereas "medicine' discipline has ranked 351-400 globally, 50 points better than last year's rank. Locally among Jordanian universities, the two disciplines have ranked number one for both disciplines.

The ranking is based on four major indicators: academic reputation, employer reputation, citations per faculty on the Scopus research database and faculty per student ratio.

JUST president, Prof. Saeb Khresat, commented on this distinguished achievement saying that this is the result of motivation and commitment of faculty and staff of these colleges and academic departments to provide global quality and the continued investment over the years in well thought out policies to encourage and motivate research output in both quantity and quality. Prof. Khresat added that we are working to improve and advance even more in our steady march to achieve the true sense of a world-class university next to the most prestigious universities in the world in the most advanced nations worldwide.

JUST President Prof. Saeb Khresat added that this new achievement wouldn't have been possible without JUST rigorous policies and innovative strategies to support scientific research, and the collaborative effort from all staff to make JUST a world class university.  

Prof. Mohammad Al-Widyan, Director of the Academic Development Center and Quality Assurance has stated that the center, supported by the top JUST administration, works closely with all JUST academic faculties and departments to promote JUST competitive academic status and global ranking.