Welcome to the Faculty of Arts and Humanities website which is designed to introduce the faculty, its mission, objectives, strategic plans, academic departments, administrative and academic staff, and its scientific  activities, and to communicate with the local and international academic community.

The Faculty was founded in 1994 to translate the University's philosophy, vision and objectives in teaching, research and community service. The Faculty has five departments: Arabic Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, History, Modern Languages, and Facultative Humanitarian Requirements. The Faculty offers several programs at the undergraduate level. These include Arabic Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, History, French Language and Literature, Italian / English, Spanish / English, and French / English. It also offers programs at the postgraduate level. These are Master’s in Arabic Language and Literature, and Master’s in English Language (Linguistics and Literature and Criticism), and PhD program in Arabic Language and Literature. The Department of Facultative Humanitarian Requirements liaise and coordinate with the faculties and institutes and centers at the university to teach the humanitarian facultative requirement courses for university students.

The Faculty various programs are taught by qualified faculty members of staff who hold different academic degrees. The Faculty involves 11 professors who hold the rank of professor, 23 who hold the rank of associate professor, 10 who hold the rank of assistant professor, in addition to five teachers. Other members of staff from the other faculties also participate in teaching humanitarian facultative requirement courses.

In this academic year (2018/2019), the Deanship looks forward to achieving quality standards in teaching, research and management, and developing its programs and study plans, and developing new qualitative specialties. It also looks forward to the advancement of scientific research and community service by holding a 




Professor Abedel baset Marashdeh


Dean,  The Faculty of Arts and Humanities 


Phone number: 02-6297000 Ext. 2250