University of Petra

University of Petra (جامعة البترا) is one of 5 universities included in U-Multirank for Jordan. University of Petra is a midsize privat university located in Amman with 7179 students enrolled (2018 data or latest available). It was founded in 1991. With regard to the scope of its subjects and degree programmes offered, the University of Petra is a comprehensive institution. It offers programmes in foreign languages. It is characterised by a high percentage of international students. The University of Petra graduation rate is 85,5 for bachelors (B score) and 68,64 for masters (C score). As made clear by its sunburst chart – a snapshot illustration of the university’s performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions – the University of Petra is strongest in International Orientation. Its overall profile shows top performance across various indicators, with 10 ‘A’ (very good) scores overall. For a comprehensive overview of this university’s performance, see its complete performance scores in the tables below.

University of Petra
Airport Road
961343 Amm Amman
Jordan

https://www.uop.edu.jo/en/ABOUTUOP/THEHIGHERCONSULTANTOFTHEUNIVERSITY/Pages/default.aspx

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Compare University of Petra to other universities

U-Multirank's unique 'Sunburst chart' gives an illustration of a university's performance profile across the five U-Multirank dimensions. These are indicated in different colours. For instance, the teaching and learning dimension is symbolised by the colour green. Each 'sunray' represents one of the thirty plus U-Multirank indicators. The longer the ray, the better the performance of an institution on the selected indicator: a full-length ray stands for 'top group' performance, whereas a short ray means 'weak' performance. A missing sunray indicates that the specific data indicator is not available. An institution's performance in an indicator can be identified by moving the cursor over the rays. A key guard for the sunburst chart is provided here .

Explanation for sunburst
Teaching & Learning
Score
Grade
Other universities

Gender balance

0.39

B

Bachelor graduation rate

85.5

%
B

0

100

Masters graduation rate

68.64

%
C

0

100

Graduating on time (bachelors)

82.73

%
B

0

100

Graduating on time (masters)

87.05

%
B

0

100

Relative BA graduate unemployment

45

%

Relative MA graduate unemployment

Above 5 to 10%

Relative graduate unemployment long first degree

18

%

Graduating on time (long first degree)

100

%

Graduation rate long first degree

Research
Score
Grade
Other universities

Citation rate

0.69

D

0.08

2.53

Research publications (absolute numbers)

113

D

1

67,252

Research publications (size-normalised)

0.016

D

0

13.53

External research income

0.73

D

0

282.88

Art related output

0.01

D

0

1.99

Top cited publications

7.1

%
C

0

34.2

Interdisciplinary publications

16.4

A

0

24.6

Post-doc positions

Professional publications

0.23

D

0

60.62

Open Access Publications

29

%
A

Knowledge Transfer
Score
Grade
Other universities

Co-publications with industrial partners

9.7

%
A

0

29.9

Income from private sources

0.3

D

0

236.5

Patents awarded (absolute numbers)

0

E

0

2,416

Patents awarded (size-normalised)

0

E

0

483.1

Industry co-patents

Spin-offs

1.12

D

0

222.2

Publications cited in patents

0.98

%
A

0

5.2

Income from continuous professional development

0.13

%
D

0

100

Graduate companies

12.24

A

0

81.5

International Orientation
Score
Grade
Other universities

Foreign language bachelor programmes

60

%
A

0

100

Foreign language long first degree programmes

100

%

Foreign language master programmes

60

%
B

0

100

Student mobility

0.02

D

0

1

International academic staff

9.77

%
A

0

100

International joint publications

61.9

%
A

8.3

91.4

International doctorate degrees

Regional Engagement
Score
Grade
Other universities

Bachelor graduates working in the region

Less than 25%

D

0

100

Master graduates working in the region

Above 25 to 50%

C

0

100

Student internships in the region

100

%
A

0

100

Regional joint publications

38.1

%
A

0

84.5

Income from regional sources

0

%
E

0

100

Regional Publications with Industrial Partners

General
Score
Grade
Other universities

Female academic staff

35

%
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