Amman is a millennia-old Middle Eastern metropolis built on a series of hills and valleys. Steeped in history, Amman boasts many historical monuments, such as the Roman Amphitheater, Herculean Temple, and Umayyad Mosque. As the capital of Jordan, the city is a hub for culture, education, business, and tourism. Amman is one of the most diverse cities in the Middle East and offers a thriving arts scene featuring film and music festivals, as well as many other opportunities for study abroad students to expand their horizons.
ISA Amman is perfect for a student seeking cultural immersion with the option to study at either Al-Ahliyya Amman University (AAU) or Princess Sumaya University for Technology. At the AAU, students can study Arabic langauge as well as courses in the social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and Middle Eastern studies taught in English. to accommodate students from a wide range of majors, which will be taken with Jordanian and international students. At Princess Sumaya University for Technology, students can study business, engineering, and information technology, all of which will be taken with Jordanian students.
The ISA office in Amman is conveniently located on the campus of Al-Ahliyya Amman University. Participants will be able to receive Arabic tutoring, cultural training and assistance with all aspects of daily life in Amman. Students who wish to travel during the program will also be able to receive travel advice from the ISA staff within the region.