A Word & Short History from the Dean
Welcome to the Faculty of Arts at Mu'tah University, Jordan. This faculty comprises about one-third of the University body in terms of staff and number of students. During the academic year 2002/2003, the number of teaching staff has reached 111, and that of students 2851. About 90% of the teaching staff are Ph.D. holders, many of whom obtained their degrees from well-known British, French, German, or American Universities. The Faculty confers B.A. and M.A degree in six fields of specialization and PH.D degree in two areas.
The Dean, who is assisted by the Vice-Dean, Assistant Dean, Chairpersons of the Departments, Councils of the Departments and the Council of the Faculty, governs the Faculty.
A number of students' clubs has been created to organize extracurricular activities. The Faculty has a computer lab, which provides free access to all students to do their projects.
The building of the Faculty is at the main campus of Mu'tah University, which is located l2 km. from Karak, a rich historical and archaeological treasure. Pictures Que. ruins in the area attract visitors from the Kingdom and tourists from all over the World. The two magnificent Wadis of Al-Mujib and Rum, Petra (the Rose-Red City), as well as Aqaba port on the Red Sea with its fine coastal scenery are also noteworthy features of the area.