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A Bridge Towards Knowledge

Graphic design is an exciting and continually evolving field in today's economy. Graphic designers create for print and digital applications in advertising, packaging, publishing, branding, Motion graphics, video, photography... and more.

Graphic Design program at the University of Petra prepares students with the fundamental skills to create visual responses to the communication challenges of the contemporary world.

Our students gain vital experience in c​onceptual development, exploration of visual media and proficiency in creative technology.

The Department grants a Bachelor Degree (BA) in Graphic Design. The studying period is 4 years by having 137 credit hours, distributed as follows: 

  • 24 Cr as university requirements (compulsory and elective).
  • 24 Cr as faculty requirements (compulsory and elective).
  • 89 Cr departmental requirements (compulsory and elective).

The student must complete uninterrupted 3-mounth field training in specialized companies.

The departmental academic courses satisfy the constant needs for Graphic Design's crucial role in the local economy and international advertising and promotion fields in line with temporal and cultural needs.

The department strives to be the best choice for graphic design majors in Jordan and the region

The department strives to be the best choice for graphic design majors in Jordan and the region

Our goal is to play a vital role in the development of the graphic design profession, by developing creative and innovative thinking and preparing graduates who are able to contribute positively to community service locally and in the region.

  • Learn to acquire different graphic design skills.
  • Respect for diversity, pluralism, and other opinion.
  • Teamwork and Collaboration.
  • Appreciate creativity and achievements.
  • Protection of intellectual freedom.
  • Develop independent creative thinking.


Department Chair's Message, Dr. Mohammad Khairy

Department Chair
The Graphic Design Program was established at the Faculty of Architecture and Design at the Private University of Petra in ...
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