Tafila Technical University

Tafila Technical University
جامعة الطفيلة التقنية
Type Public
Established 2005
President Shtaywy Abdalla
Academic staff
Administrative staff
Students 6,000[1]
Location Tafila, Jordan
Affiliations IAU, FUIW, AArU
Website www.ttu.edu.jo

Tafila Technical University (TTU) (Arabic جامعة الطفيلة التقنية), is a public university in Jordan.


Tafila Technical University incorporates the following 6 colleges:

College of Arts

The College of Arts offers B.A degrees in two programs: English Language and Literature and Arabic Language and Literature. The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences is a non degree-granting department. In addition to that, the College of Arts offers educational courses for associate diploma students affiliated with the TTU's Intermediate Technical Community College.

College of engineering

The College of Engineering was established on January 17, 2005. Now, it has four academic departments: Electrical Eng., Mechanical Eng., Natural Resources Eng., and Civil engineering. It offers a B.Sce degrees. In the scholar year 2008–2009, the number of students is 1000.

College of sciences

The college of sciences has three academic departments: Applied Physics, Mathematics & IT, and Chemistry. Since the establishment of the college in 2005, the number of students has reached 750.

College of Business

It was established in 2005. Now, it has three academic departments: Business Economics, Accounting, and Business Management. It offers B.A degrees in the aforementioned majors.

College of Educational Sciences

The CES offers B.A degrees in four programs: Child Education, Special Education, Classroom-Teacher Education, and Classroom-Teacher/ English language. It also offers a higher diploma in education. Additionally, the CES offers educational courses for associate diploma students affiliated to the TTU's Intermediate Technical Community College. There are (777) students in the CES. The number of faculty is 30 for the academic year 2008–2009


There are six centers at TTU. Most of them are newly established and their work is mainly administrative. The centers are:


  1. 1 2 3 "University in Brief". Tafila Technical University.

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