Chair Dr. Amjed Mah’d Zraiqat

 

Vision :

Towards a competitive Department in the academic programs of science and information technology, scientific research, and community service.

 

Mission :

Fulfilling the needs of the labor market of professionals and qualified technical expertise, capable of development and innovation in science and information technology programs, directing the scientific research process to serve the local and regional community, developing teaching and learning methods, focusing on the priorities of national scientific research, selecting qualified and experienced academic personnel, and implementing competitiveness and quality assurance standards.

 

Objectives :

  • Enhance and develop the educational process and employ academic plans that satisfy the needs of society while applying accreditation and quality standards.
  • Rely on interaction, integration, and specialization in building and preparing qualified and capable professionals in the fields of science and mathematics.
  • Stimulate students and support them to learn, advance, research, produce, work as a team and contribute to the constructive interaction with society.
  • Encourage scientific research and support scientific and practical studies in various fields of science and mathematics.
  • Employ and develop electronic learning, enhance educational tools and methods, regard educational resources and technology, and use the latest references and equipment.
  • Optimizing the use of educational process supporting materials, and working on developing and increasing them to serve the current and future objectives of the department.
  • Creative and integrated linking between the administrative staff and the academic staff to serve the educational process of the department.

About the Department :

The Department of Mathematics is significant to many disciplines at the university, especially to the fields of information technology and engineering. This is because mathematical science represents a necessary basis for understanding, programming and dealing with its various algorithms and applications. The department was established in 1993 and currently has six faculty members and 174 enrolled students. 24 classes have graduated from the department including 539 bachelor’s students. The number of research papers conducted by the faculty members of the department has reached 95 papers published in international refereed journals including one this year, and 15 papers in international, Arab, and local refereed conferences, including one this year. The graduates of the department have a prominent position in the labor market locally and regionally and their employment rate is high. The department ensures maintaining continuous communication with its students through the advisement programs implemented each semester and by activating the office hours of each faculty member .