The Department of Chemical Engineering (CE) at AHU was established in the academic year 2003/2004 as a part of Faculty of Mining and Environmental Engineering. The CE program is accredited by the Higher Education Accreditation Commission. Currently the Department has 7 faculty members in different specialties and 6 teaching and research laboratories.
The Department awards B.Sc. degree in Chemical Engineering and seeks to graduate highly qualified chemical engineers to satisfy the national needs of Jordan in various areas of CE such as Fertilizer technology, petrochemical, energy, water treatment, desalination, and so on. Our students are aware of all aspects of chemicals manufacturing and how the manufacturing process affects the environment and the safety of workers and consumers.
The Department of Chemical Engineering is a member of supporting departments for the Master Program in Renewable Energy Engineering.