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Hijjawi Faculty for Engineering Technology @ YU

Excellence in teaching, scientific research and community service through the provision of high-quality education in line with the latest developments in various fields of science and engineering, is the mission we continuously thrive to achieve at HFET@YU. We envision to be among top 500 best colleges of engineering around the world by 2025.


Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate: 4,500+ / Master's: 140+

Programs and Staff

Bachelor Programs: 10
Master's Programs: 5
Faculty Members: 120+

A team from the Department of Computer Engineering at Hijjawi Faculty of Engineering at the University of Yarmouk , got the Second Place in the Orange Developer Challenge 2015, which was attended by 44 teams from local and emerging companies in Jordan.

The team includes: Dr. Abdel-Karim Al-Tamimi, and the two students Muneera Al-Momani and Rana Abul-Haija, who is work in the Incubator of Orange. The team was honored by the CEO of the company, "Orange Jordan," Mr. Jérôme Hénique at a ceremony held recently for this occasion.

Dr. Al-Tamimi said that the team has developed a software (KATABjy) works on Chrome and Firefox browsers that helps to accomplish a set of text operations to support the use of Arabic on the Internet. Also, the software provides users the ability of sending and receiving short text messages (SMS) from the browser without having to use a mobile phone.