Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) is a leading teaching and research center in Jordan and in the Middle East. Our outstanding students, alongside our faculty, make JUST a distinguished institution of higher education. JUST is impact on science and technology has been felt locally and regionally, our reputable graduates occupy vital positions in medical professions, engineering, architecture, agriculture, sciences, computer science and information technology. At JUST, we are devoted to providing our students with top-quality education in all fields of science and technology. We offer a challenging intellectual environment with a wide range of undergraduate and graduate degree programs. Students can choose from a number of academic specializations that fit their individual needs. Our student body comes from different nationalities which fosters a highly diverse culture on our campus; about one fourth of them are international students. JUST attracts and retains outstanding faculty and administrative staff who are well recognized in their fields. Our faculty comprises multifaceted staff who have varied experience. We are honored to have such distinguished members who have made key contributions in their fields. Our university is modern in terms of facilities and resources that serve both teaching and research. JUST is always committed to the improvement of all facilities that will provide the environment and opportunities for the students to excel in their study. These improvements include equipping the labs, scientific utilities and research centers with the most advanced technological means of education. In addition to its role as an institute of higher education, JUST has always committed itself to serve the community in every way possible. Many of the activities carried out by our faculty members and staff are intended to serve the local community in Jordan. We invite you to come explore JUST through our website to learn about our educational programs and research activities. Be sure that JUST is the place to pursue your future career and fulfill your dreams. Together, we hope we can all fulfill the mission of the university, to have graduates that make a difference in their communities and their country. The Faculty of Graduate Studies at Jordan University of Science and Technology (JUST) offers high quality academic programs. Our programs are designed to qualify students for careers in the private and governmental sectors that require solid analytical and quantitative skills. The Faculty of Graduate Studies leads in graduate’s education, developing professional and leaders in all sectors for regional, national and global competitiveness. Our Graduates demonstrate high degree of knowledge and skills in their selected majors. Our academic staff conduct research in applied sciences, health sciences, medicine, dentistry, nursing, engineering and agriculture. In addition, our faculty provide the students the opportunities to gain experience by working in laboratories and clinics at the university. The Faculty of Graduate Studies is entrusted with setting the rules and regulations related to graduate programs and pursuing the implementation of these regulations. The Council of Graduate Studies is responsible for supervising and critically evaluating the existing programs. Furthermore, the Dean's office is in charge of following up the relevant graduate programs in coordination with the dean regarding the implementation of the graduate studies rules and regulations, managing the funds allocated to graduate students and monitoring the academic progress of graduate students. Faculty of Graduate Stories Graduate students should consider the following: Advisor-Student Relationship Your advisor is responsible for more tasks than you imagine. Your advisor's time is extremely valuable. Any change in your program of study, research topic, course schedule, and research lab schedule should be discussed and approved by your advisor. Performing Research Research takes time, so you have to prepare yourself to spend long hours designing and performing experiments, analyzing your data and writing your thesis. Read the literature to obtain background for your research topic. Perform the research. The advisor will not tell you every step to make. The advisor will only direct the general research direction. If you encounter a problem in your research try to figure it out by yourself. Try approaching the problem from different directions. If you cannot find success, schedule a meeting with your advisor, be sure to have specific questions prepared. What should I do in order to graduate? Each master student will need to accomplish the following before graduating. Complete 34 credit hours for MSc students. Write and defend a thesis in accordance with department and faculty of graduate studies regulations (Thesis Track). Pass the comprehensive exam (Comprehensive Exam Track).