Presentation on theme: "University of Petra PHOENIX Project Kick-off Meeting, Almeria-Spain 23 rd -24 th Oct, 2013 Ali Maqousi"— Presentation transcript:
University of Petra PHOENIX Project Kick-off Meeting, Almeria-Spain 23 rd -24 th Oct, 2013 Ali Maqousi
PHOENIX Project University of Petra (UOP) has been established since UOP carries the name and the logo of the most important historical cities of the world usually called the "rose-red city". However, the University is located near the center of Amman, the capital of Jordan, 7 km south of the 7th circle off the airport road.
PHOENIX Project UOP campus is compact with all facilities within easy walking distance. It includes teaching facilities, administrative areas, theatres, a library, a computer centre, a clinic, a bank, a mini-supermarket, restaurants and coffee shops, and a bookstore. These are all grouped in the heart of the campus creating a strong sense of social and academic community
PHOENIX Project The total number of students at UOP ranges between Approximately 17% of students are international, currently from 31 different countries. The students/staff ratio is approximately 21
PHOENIX Project UOP has six faculties: 1 – Architecture & Design 2 – Arts & Sciences 3 – Information Technology 4 – Pharmacy & Medical Sciences 5 – Administrative & Financial Sciences 6 – Law
PHOENIX Project UOP has the following Academic Centres: 1 – E-Learning Centre 2 – Centre for academic development 3 – Technology Innovation Centre 4 – The Language Centre 5 – Petra University Pharmaceutical Centre 6 – Continuing Education centre