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Message from the Dean of Faculty of Business

Faculty of Business

Dean: Prof. Isam Najib Al-Fouqha
Tel: +96264799000 Ext. 2229
Fax: +96264799035
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Welcome to the Faculty of Business at Philadelphia University. It gives me great pleasure to introduce you to the Faculty of Administrative & Financial Sciences. It offers a range of courses combining the core areas of business studies with a number of specialist disciplines based on the research orientation of its staff. This portfolio of programs is oriented towards business areas, which is expected to continue to provide expanding job opportunities in the opening of the new millennium, and is likely to contribute to the development of Jordan’s economic field. 

The courses of the faculty are grouped into eight, national specified, subject areas (departments): Business Administration, Accounting, Banking & Finance, Marketing, Business Networking and Systems Management, Hotel & Tourism Management, Hospital Management, Library & information science.  Some of the facilities available are: Self-Learning Center, Learning Resources Center and Tutorial Room. The Faculty is one of the largest among the faculties of the university regarding the number of enrollments and has Sixty-Seven academic staff members and ten supporting staff members. The faculty appoints highly qualified staff, from different nationalities to secure a good teaching opportunities for our prospective students.

The faculty is engaged in research activities done by staff and community. It provides job opportunities for the students through business incubator and on- the-job training courses After graduation they take up different careers at governmental and non-governmental establishment as well. This is due to the diligent work of the administrations and the teaching staff that strive to create the high level of critical thinking in our students. The outcome is obvious in the entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainability.

In addition, our faculty is distinguished and prominent for the business incubator, which is a scheme to encourage industrial involvement where students can share a dedicated physical area for meeting and developing ideas. Needless to say that the Faculty of Administrative & Financial Sciences has been approved by the QAA for its quality of teaching in 2004. It’s well worth mentioning that the syllabus prescribed is designed to meet the requirements of the students’ communication, intellectual, behavioral, transferable and knowledgeable skills. 

All of these make the faculty one of the most leading and top ones in Jordan. In fact, we’re always ready to answer any inquiry posed by you. I, here seize the opportunity to wish all the students an enjoyable time in the faculty and I’d like to extend my heartiest congratulations for those who have been lucky to enroll in our esteemed university and consequently are accepted as prospective students in the Faculty of Administrative &Financial SciencesLooking forward to hearing from you.