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The Faculty of Engineering was to be established at Petra University in September 2016. It started with Civil Engineering Department only and is expand in the future to contain more engineering divisions. Enrolling students in is the Civil Engineering department has started. The faculty will be offering a bachelor degree in Civil Engineering at the time being. The study in the faculty will be based on the system of credit hours and semesters. The faculty will follow the policy of offering scholarships to distinguished students and sending them abroad to proceed with their postgraduate studies in any of the Civil Engineering disciplines. 

The faculty will provide what is needed, monetary and otherwise, to encourage the teaching staff to do scientific research and to participate in local and international scientific conferences. The faculty with all its capabilities will be open to the local community and will be in contact with the industry. 

The vision of the Faculty of Engineering is to graduate highly qualified engineers, maintain nationally recognized research and provide quality professional and community service to the region and the world.

The mission of The Faculty of Engineering is to  provide its graduates with top quality education in engineering, preparing them to practice their professions competently to meet the ever-changing needs of society and to continue learning their discipline, allowing them to move into other related fields. It also strives to provide a learning environment that promotes excellence and innovation, ethical practice and responsibility towards society.     ​

The objectives of the Faculty of Engineering are:

1.  To ensure that graduates will have a mastery of fundamental knowledge, problem solving skills, engineering experimental abilities and design capabilities necessary for entering engineering career.

2.  To produce graduates that have the knowledge and skills necessary for identifying and assessing design alternatives and the related social, economic, environmental and public safety impacts.

3.  To produce graduates who have verbal and written communication skills necessary for successful professional practice.

4.  To prepare graduates to function effectively on teams.

5.  To prepare graduates to deal with ethical and professional issues.

6.  To prepare graduates for professional licensure, leadership roles and life-long learning.


Civil Engineering

The vision of the Civil Engineering Department is to establish quality Civil Engineering program utilizing the latest in Science and Technology and to offer the students a world class engineering education to better serve the community with its needs in
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