Dean’s Welcome

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Thank you for taking time to learn more about Sciences Programs.

The Sciences Programs at AUM is deeply rooted in the University’s mission. Sciences mean dynamic learning and forward-looking education. Students are supported holistically on their way to becoming professionals in their fields, who make a difference in their communities and for the individuals they serve.

The Faculty of Science comprises two departments: The department of Basic Sciences and Humanities, which supports all faculties' programs at AUM by covering courses in chemistry, physics, mathematics, and humanities to all students. The department is an interdisciplinary faculty that bridges students' basic skills into their main programs.

 The Department of Biology and Biotechnology offers a bachelor degree of Science in Biology and Biotechnology. It prepares students for advanced studies in Biology, Biotechnology, scientific research, education and a variety of other biology related professions. Moreover the department new unique curriculum includes a track to prepare our students for an opportunity to increase their admission process to medical schools in the states by offering a pre-medical courses required by medical schools.  

The Faculty of Science implements an interdisciplinary and integrated minor program (CLIMASP / Climate Change and Sustainability Policies) offered to students of various programs including Biology and Biotechnology. It has become member of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (ICUN), to enhance scientific networking and to provide new internship opportunities to Science students interested in nature conservation and sustainable development.

All science labs are well prepared by offering hands-on training with up-to-date equipment. The programs deliver a quality educational experience that helps students gain knowledge and skills needed to excel in their careers.

The faculty prepares students with the education, team-based learning, training, creative thinking, innovation, communication skills, leadership and the support they need to meet present and professionals' future demands.

 Our emphasis and goals are to provide students with ethics and dynamic learning environment, providing connections to the community.

The Bachelor degree program in our faculty is accredited by the Jordanian Higher Education Accreditation Commission (HEAC). Recently the faculty is working on strategic plan for its academic programs to be accredited by the (NEASC) in the United States of America in order to maintain its excellence in Sciences education in Jordan and the abroad.

I do appreciate your interest in the AUM – Sciences Programs and looking forward to see you in our faculty.


Prof. Basem F. Dababneh

Dean of Faculty of Science