The German-Jordanian University (GJU) is a public university located in Mushaqar, founded in 2005. The University was modelled on the German applied-sciences model, characterized by their focus on putting knowledge into practice and on promoting knowledge transfer. It aims to play a significant role in promoting links between Jordan and Europe, particularly Germany. The University’s focus is on providing undergraduate and graduate programs of the highest quality.
GJU recognizes research and research-led teaching as primary responsibilities of its academic staff and places value on fostering, publishing, and disseminating research of the highest quality internationally. The University’s mission, goal, and strategy statements reflect this strong emphasis on the importance of quality research.
GJU has an objective to prepare highly skilled graduates with relevant knowledge of the industry, to contribute positively to socio-economic development, to be able to survive today’s fiercely competitive and technologically oriented world, and to boost the industrial and economic standing of Jordan and the region.
For more information about GJU, go to www.gju.edu.jo