Welcome to Our International Incoming Students!

If you are thinking of joining the GJU community as an Exchange Student from one of our partner universities, the International Affairs Department (IAD) will offer you all the help you need.

For all other international students, please refer to the Admission and Registrations Department.  

Fact Sheet


Studying at GJU

The GJU offers 19 Undergraduate programs and 14 Postgraduate (Masters) programs, with a student body of over 4,500 students: 30% of which are foreign students and the remaining majority from across Jordan. For more information on available study programs and why to choose GJU, please visit our About the University and Programs Directory pages, or check out the GJU Broschure. Additionally you can also find first-hand information from a former GJU incoming student (experience report).

Please be aware that GJU has different campuses. The main campus is near Madaba, 25km southward outside Amman (see Contact Us | Location Map). The campus for Architecture and Design students, however, is in Downtown Amman, on the premises of the Othman Bdeir House (see Map | GoogleMaps | Campus Map #1 | Campus Map #2). Students enrolled in the MBA at the TAG Graduate School of Business will have their classes in premises in central Amman (see Location Map | GoogleMaps).

For extensive information of Jordan, its culture and daily life, please check out our (GJU Incomings Guide & Fact Sheet) and check this document out for information about visa in Jordan Applying for Visa in Jordan.

Application Requirements for Our Exchange Students

Application Documents

A complete application contains :

Your application has to be sent by your IO – electronically as well as a hard copy by mail – to the GJU International Affairs Department  .


Nomination Deadlines for Incoming Students are as following:

  • For Fall Semester/Term: 30 June
  • For Spring Semester/Term: 30 October


GJU still doesn’t dispose of own dormitories. Nevertheless the Deanship of Students' Affairs in coordination with the IAD will help you finding a room or a flat for your stay in Amman. Please check out the following options:

  • Join the IAD's Incomings Facebook page (contact Mr. Rakan Al Dweiri)
  • Expatriates.com


Internship and volunteering opportunities

GJU has built and is still developing a wide range of cooperative arrangements with industry and business via its programs and through staff innovations. If you are interested in an internship at a Jordanian Company, the GJU Office of Industrial Links will support you to find industry training. 

There are many volunteering possibilities in Amman or Jordan in general. We are more than happy to provide you with possible volunteering options (especially MA Social Work). 





Contact and Further Information 

For further inquiries and to send your application documents, please refer to: 

Rakan Al Dweiri                                                                                                    

Building F, Office 020

E-mail: Rakan.Aldweiri@gju.edu.jo

Phone: (00962) 6 429 4897