Palestinian Arabic in Jordan


A school parking lot

The Jordanian school system consists of twelve years of elementary, preparatory, and secondary education. The largest state supported institution of higher education is the Jordanian University. There are also private colleges, polytechnic institutes, community colleges, and numerous professional training schools.


  • Jordanian University entrance sign
    University sign at entrance to the Jordanian University
  • Sign for a private school
    Schools will have metal signs outside indicating their name. This is a private school called the "Modern Abrahamic School."