|Jordan University of Science and Technology|
|جامعة العلوم والتكنولوجيا|
|Established:||1 September 1986|
|Location:||Ar Ramtha, Jordan|
The Jordan University of Science and Technology (Arabic: جامعة العلوم والتكنولوجيا الأردنية أو جامعة التكنو ), often abbreviated JUST, is a comprehensive, state-supported university located outside of Irbid at Ar Ramtha region, in northern Jordan. The date of establishment or date of founding of an Institution is the date on which that institution chooses to claim as its starting point Events 462 - Possible start of first Byzantine indiction cycle. Year 1986 ( MCMLXXXVI) was a Common year starting on Wednesday (link displays 1986 Gregorian calendar) The term public school has two distinct (and virtually opposite meanings depending on the location of usage in the United States, Australia and The word rector ("ruler" from the Latin regere and Rector meaning "Teacher" In Latin has a number of different meanings but all of them indicate an academic A faculty is a division within a University. The concept of a university with different faculties for different subjects dates back to Al-Azhar University, which had In some Educational systems undergraduate education is Post-secondary education up to the level of a Bachelor's degree. See also Postgraduate Training in Education Postgraduate education (synonymous in North America with graduate education, and sometimes described Ar Ramtha, also known as Al-Ramtha (الرمثا is a city situated in the far northwest of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (الأردنّ al-Urdunn) is an Arab country in Southwest Asia spanning the southern The athletic nickname, or equivalently athletic moniker, of a University or College within the United States is the name officially adopted by A website (alternatively web site or Web site, a back-construction from the Proper noun World Wide Web) is a collection of Web pages Arabic (ar الْعَرَبيّة (informally ar عَرَبيْ) in terms of the number of speakers is the largest living member of the Semitic language Irbid (إربد known in ancient times as Arabella, is The capital and largest city of the Irbid Governorate, it is also the third largest city in Jordan Ar Ramtha, also known as Al-Ramtha (الرمثا is a city situated in the far northwest of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (الأردنّ al-Urdunn) is an Arab country in Southwest Asia spanning the southern JUST and the University of Jordan in Amman are considered to be the two premier institutions of higher learning for engineering and medicine in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, although numerous other faculties and specializations are represented as well. The University of Jordan ( Arabic الجامعة الأردنية) founded in 1962, is the first university established Amman (ɑˈmɑːn sometimes spelled Ammann ( Arabic عمان ʿAmmān) is the Capital city of the Hashemite Kingdom Jordan, officially the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan (الأردنّ al-Urdunn) is an Arab country in Southwest Asia spanning the southern As of the 2006/2007 academic year, JUST counted 717 faculty members, with 18,850 undergraduate and 1559 graduate students. 
The Jordan University of Science and Technology was established on 1 September 1986. Although its campus outside Irbid was originally intended to be the new, future campus of Yarmouk University, five faculties (the engineering and medical faculties) were instead detached from Yarmouk University and moved to the new campus, where they would become the first faculties of Jordan University of Science and Technology. Yarmouk University is a University in Jordan. It was established in 1976.
The JUST campus is located approximately 20 km east of Irbid in northern Jordan and covers an area of approximately 11 km². Irbid (إربد known in ancient times as Arabella, is The capital and largest city of the Irbid Governorate, it is also the third largest city in Jordan In addition to academic buildings and the JUST Library, the campus includes athletic facilities including a 7000-seat soccer stadium.
Jordan University of Science and Technology is also home to King Abdullah Universitarian Hospital, the 683-bed teaching hospital affiliated with JUST and its medical faculties.
The university contains two main campuses, known as: the Medicine Faculties Building and the Engineering Faculties Building. Students can use available buses to move from one campus to the other. And there is also a mini train which is not often used. But since the distance between the two isn't relatively that long many prefer walking.
There are two libraries: one in the Engineering Faculties Building and the other is in the Medicine Faculties Building. While both libraries give the students an appropriate and suitable place for reading and studying, the two-floor library at the Medicine Faculties Building, which is relatively larger, also contains 115,000 books, and 45,000 volumes of back issues of periodicals. which makes it the main library at this university.  Currently, a new library is being built at the area between the Engineering Faculties Building and the Medicine Faculties Building which is larger than both existing Aside from the employees and guests restaurants, there are also three restaurant for the student: One in each main campus, and one located near the soccer stadium. In addition, the Medicine Faculties Building contains a mini market where students can find items which they may not find in restaurants.
Every department has a computer lab for the students to use. There are also two open labs one in each campus. Moreover, six additional labs are available for the graduate, undergraduate computer science students and students who are taking computer science courses at the PH building located at the Medicine Faculties Building.
Of the many universities gates, only two gates are probably the most familiar in the eyes of the students which are: the main gate and the Engineering Faculties Building's gate. The main gate, which is newer than the other, leads nearly to the the middle of the way between the two main campuses. The other gate leads to the Engineering Faculties Building directly.
The campus is covered by a wireless internet connection in order to provide the students, faculty members and researcher with the richness of the internet and to help make the largest source of information in this world accessible anytime and anywhere at the university campus. 
JUST is home to eleven faculties:
Each faculty is known with a color:
Irbid is a very nice small city in which JUST students live. In Irbid, you would find students going to six universities around Irbid, so most people you see in Irbid are students. The beauty of Irbid is that it really very small, and you need only one street called Al-Jame'a Street to do everything. Irbid is famous for its internet cafes as there are many of them packed in one street, Al-Jame'a Street. Over all, Irbid is a student-oriented city.
For students transportation, you should know that in Irbid, Taxi take 0. 5JD for any order whether it is near or far. However, since Irbid is very small, you rarely need a Taxi. Besides, you can use buses to go to JUST university (20km far), and they only cost about 25 piasters. The bus stop area in Irbid has several students housings which are within walking distance and are most appropriate for JUST students.