Department of Chemistry

The Department of Chemistry was established in 1965 and it was the first chemistry department founded in Jordan. The department started master's program in 1972 and a doctoral program in 1995. The number of students at the early years of the department did not exceed one hundred students. Now it stands at about 516 B.Sc., 49 Master and 19 PhD students. The department of chemistry has grown to have thirty five faculty members graduated from the best universities in the world, supported by more than 20 staff members. Several teaching laboratories are available in the department. These laboratories cover the different fields of chemistry providing an excellent training, in the field of chemistry, to the students of the department and many students from other scientific colleges. There are several laboratories that provide a special