University of Jordan
This institutional profile has been created for use by University of Wisconsin-Madison graduate programs.
First degree/qualification: Bachelor's degree (3-6 years).
Minimum quality for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: Cumulative average in the very good range.
Minimum level for UW-Madison Graduate School admission: 4 year bachelor's degree.
Documents required: Official transcript; official certification of degree and date awarded.
Description: Instituted in 1963; a major university of higher education. The secondary school certificate (Tawjihiya) (12 years of education) is the usual admission requirement.
|85-100% Excellent||100 4.0|
|76- 84% Very good||84 3.7|
|68-75% Good||76 3.0|
|60-67% Satisfactory||68 2.5|
|0-59% Failure||60 2.0|
|Individual course scale|
Since Spring 1996 on 4.0 (letter and credit). 50% minimum required for individual courses; 60% minimum required for cumulative average. Operates on semester and credit system.
Languages of instruction: Arabic and English.
Master's: 2 years after bachelor's degree with a minimum average of good (in most faculties); can either require a thesis or a project and comprehensive examination.
Ph.d.: 3 years after a graduate-level higher studies diploma and specified master's degree with a minimum average in the very good range; usually by coursework, research and dissertation.
Last updated: May 09, 2005