Head of Department Message
By the name of Allah, and peace be upon his Prophet, sayyidina Muhammad, and his family and companions.
It is my pleasure
to welcome you in the website of Finance and Banking Department, which
is designed to be honest mirror reflecting the academic and research
role of our department, and its contribution to support the efforts of
the university towards excellence and global.
Finance and Banking Sciences department aspires to be distinguished at
the local, regional and global level in the field of teaching, research
and community service. Also, it seeks to prepare well-qualified
graduates scientifically and practically through outstanding academic
staff and study plans and employ modern technology in the educational
department offers bachelor's degree in Finance and Banking through two
independent tracks, one in Arabic and the other in English, in addition
to the master's program in finance and risk management, which is the
only program on the level of Jordanian universities.
we thank you for visiting Finance and Banking department web site at
the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Applied Sciences
Private University and look forward to provide more information and
answer your questions and inquiries.
Dr. Asma’a Al-Amarneh
Head of Finance and Banking Department
Phone No: +96 26 560999 Ext. 1566
Finance and Banking Sciences Department / Program (BSc. F&B)
Science Private University (ASPU) provides a degree in Finance and
Banking Management through the Finance and Banking Sciences Department (BSc. F&B), at the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Science (FEAS). The BSc. F&B is
planned to contribute to the achievement of the goals of the FEAS, and
thereby contributes to the achievement of the University mission and
vision: by providing opportunities and facilities for high quality of
teaching and learning, and successfully meet societal needs and national
development requirements for highly qualified graduates in various
disciplines and specializations, that matches the international
The Finance and Banking Sciences Department started operation in the academic year 1991-1992, the total number of students, then, was ( 27 ) students. The number grew steadily and rapidly, and reached (535) students in the academic year 2013/2014.The total capacity of the department at the beginning of the academic year 2013/2014 reached 756 students, The first batch graduated during the academic year 1994/1995, and until the end of the first semester of the academic year 2015/2016 the number of graduates in the Arabic track reached (2,296) students, and(24) students of the English track.
Line with its steady concentrated endeavors to upgrade and develop
learning and cope with emerging societal needs and global challenges,
the Department revised its study plan and curriculum more than once, the
last was in the current academic year 2015/2016. Special emphasis is now placed on teaching computerized applications in several
and the introduction of a new English track of the Bachelor's degree in
Finance and Banking Management, in addition to that the department
launched its Master degree in Finance and Risk Management in the 1st semester 2015/2016, to be the first leading university in Jordan to launch this track.
The department employ (7) teaching staff member – (3) Full Professor, (1) Associate Professor, (2) Assistant Professor and (1) Master degree graduated from different distinguished university locally and abroad.
To excel others locally, regionally and globally - in teaching methods and scientific research and social services.
distinguished Scientific and academic environment, continuous
development in teaching methods in addition to partnership with local
and external community`s institutions.
The Finance and Banking Sciences Department (Arabic and English Track) seeks to achieve the following objectives:
1- Encourage scientific research by department`s teaching staff members.
2- Strengthening partnership with the local community institutions.
3- Empower students with the required skills to coup-up with market requirements.
4- Employ modern technology in teaching process.
Methods to Achieve Department Goal:.
For the purpose of achieving the said objectives the department uses the following basic methods:
Employing highly qualified teaching staff with high and advanced qualifications and different ranks.
use of modern teaching techniques (computer, and internet
applications) to assist in the teaching process of compulsory
use of English language in all curriculum subjects either by
teaching the whole subject in English or by the required
terminologies in some subjects which are taught in Arabic.
use of up to date references and textbooks that rhymes with the
scientific development in the related field of study.
on the study plan of students in relation to their selections of
the subject during the subsequent semesters, this helps in
achieving gradual acquisition of scientific knowledge related to
their field of study.
A keen interest is given to students of applied research in the department as a main requirement for their graduation.
continual and periodical follow-up and review is made for the
curriculum plan to keep pace with new developments in the field and
the students participate in scientific seminars and visit some
selected institutions to improve their scientific and practical
skills, experience, and capabilities.
9. Keeping a strong relationship with finance and banking
institutions through field training and by conducting seminars and
workshops in collaboration with the related institutions
1. Knowledgeable and resourcefulness Graduate equipped with ethics and best business practices.
2. Graduates will be able to design a financial information system according to work requirements.
3. Graduates will be able to prepare a Business proposal,
understand the fundamentals of financial management, and make
recommendations regarding venture financing, through proper business
analysis and reporting.
4. Graduates skills related to finance and banking software will be enhanced.
5. Graduates will possess a broad understanding of investment
theories, practice, financial markets and its instruments, money markets
and its instruments and different valuation method necessary for
investment decision making.
Employment Opportunities Available for Graduates:
1- Banks of different nature.
2- Insurance Companies.
3- Investment Companies.
4- Financial Institutions.
5- Financial Markets.
6- Finance Department in Ministries and Govt. Authorities.
7- Companies` Finance Departments.
8- Financial Consultancy Companies.
9- Exchange Companies.
10- Risk Management Departments.
11- Independent Project in the Field of Finance Investment.