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A Bridge Towards Knowledge

Accounting is a specialized major that prepares students to interact actively in today's business environment by putting accounting theories and principles into practice in a variety of institutions. The accounting department offers a 132-credit-hour integrated curriculum. The syllabus includes University, Faculty, and Department requirements to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and experience needed to work in various administrative positions in public and private sector companies in various fields (i.e. internships, finance, consulting, and auditing).

As a result, students can confidently pursue higher education or a professional career. The new course syllabus, which has been in place since 2006 and is regularly updated, focuses on improving students' skills in Accounting in general, and also their computer skills and English language in particular; additionally, it is concerned with academic research, which has been made mandatory since 2019.

The Accounting Department modules are taught in Arabic and English, depending on the student's track when applying to their bachelor’s program. Computer labs are available to use when necessary, based on course modules, with all necessary specialized accounting programs or other research databases available. Furthermore, in 2006, the department passed the education quality test for accounting departments in Jordanian universities.

The Al Hussein Fund for Excellence's experts praised the department's curriculum. The department received excellent scores on the university competency test when compared to other universities, and it was ranked third among Jordan's seventeen universities and academic institutions, outperforming most public and private universities in Jordan, earning the department's graduates an excellent reputation and assisting them in advancing their careers.

To be the program of choice in teaching accounting for students and scientific research for teaching staff in Jordan and region.

Provision of a outstanding accounting program for students to find job opportunities in labor market, pursue their higher studies and create stimulating research environment.

  1. Providing students with the understanding of theoretical and practical aspects of accounting.
  2. Preparing students to work in different business areas.
  3. Preparing students to pursue their higher studies.
  4. Improving students’ life-long learning and servicing community skills.
  5. Improving scientific research skills of students and teaching staff.
  6. Servicing the local community.
Department Chair's Message, Dr. Mohammad Alqam

Department Chair
We are delighted to welcome you to the Department of Accounting, which is one of the university's largest departments. The ...
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