Al-Balqa Applied University:

Is a Jordanian official, the advantage of education, applied at the level of bachelor's and diploma, and in particular in the areas of engineering, and overwhelm the overall character of scientific specialties.

Brief History

Al- Balqa' Applied University (BAU) was founded in 1997, a distinctive state university in the field of Bachelor and Associate degree Applied Education, at the capacity of 47,500 student distributed into 32,000 at the Bachelor degree program and 15,500 at the Associate degree program.

Al Balqa' Applied University Vision:

A leading institution in qualifying human resources in both levels of higher education (vocational and technical) and endorsing scientific research for local communities socio-economic development.

BAU Mission:

BAU provides the Jordan Market with distinguished highly qualified graduates fulfilling the demands of the Jordan Market with experts and professional employment accordingly of high standards responds to the exchangeable market’s needs technically and systematically .

BAU emphasizes excel value in education through conforming to keep on the process of upgrading the type of management and teaching , providing new equipment facilities , services , academic standards and proceeding in upgrading the quality of graduates and trainees .

BAU is heading towards the applied education strongly , sustain its attitudes towards application heading the advancement and modern changes and coping with era and technology prerequisites , the economic and social life fields relevant to constant implementation in Education , Vocational and Technical Training process in a wide scale guaranteeing an effective participation of the stakeholders and the Industrials in developing management , programs and the educational progress .

BAU’ s academic programs are flexible enough to permit pioneer students to admit for Bridging Process from Associate level to Bachelor level.


47,500 student distributed into 32,000 at the Bachelor degree program and 15,500 at the Associate degree program.


BAU’ s offered certificates in the academic degrees (Associate , Bachelor , Master’s and Doctorate’s degree certificates ) to different majors accredited by the Council of Higher Education in Jordan , the Arab Association of Universities and all of the Local and International Academic Corporations .

BAU is looking for providing Training and Continuous Education opportunities in different Applied , Human , Natural and Art Sciences fields to students , employees and all society categories that contributes in developing knowledge and supplying the community with specialists trying to solve its economic and social problems on both the local and the international level .

Academic Features:

The semester system is carried out according to credit hours.

Departments Concerned of Applied Academic Education :

  • Information & Technical Planning Department.
  • Developing Programs Department.
  • Upgrading the Performance of the Faculty Staff Members Center.
  • Studies & Scientific Consultation Department.
  • Community Linkage Department.
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