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Applied Sciences concludes the activities of the 7th Drawing and Design Competition

7-3-2024

The Faculty of Arts and Design organized the seventh edition of the Drawing and Design Competition for school students, this competition comes in line with the university's vision of serving and developing the community and embodies the college's vision of spreading the culture of art and design.

Nearly four hundred students from various schools in Amman, both public and private, participated in the competition. They were divided into eight competition topics, three drawing topics for elementary school students and five drawing and design topics for high school students.

​The results were announced at the closing ceremony organized by the faculty in the presence of Dr. Haitham Abu Khadija, Chairman of the Board of Trustees. At the ceremony, incentive prizes and special prizes were distributed to emerging talents, in addition to cash prizes for the first three places in each topic.




Tuesday, March 19, 2024

The Applied Science Private University and Amman Chamber of Industry sign a joint collaboration agreement that aims to straighten applied learning and practical skills development.

12-3-2024
In a qualitative attempt to improve collaboration between the academic and the industrial sectors. The Applied Science Private University have signed a joint agreement of collaboration with Amman Chamber of Industry, the event was attended by the University’s Chairman of the Board of Trustees Dr. Haitham Abu Khadyjah, Chairman of Board of Directors of Amman Chamber of Industry Eng. Fathi Al-Jaghbeer. The University chancellor Prof. Sameeha Jarrah, Dear on the Faculty of Arts & Design Prof. Emad Al Fahmawee. Dr. Mahmoud Ismaeel, Head of department of Interior Design, Ms. Oraib Al-Subaihi. In addition, the event was also attended by Mr. Taher Khaled, a member of the Board of Directors of the Jordan Chamber of Industry and representative of the wood and furniture industries sector, Mr. Mohammad Al-Khalayleh, Director of the Studies and Strategies Department, and Majd Al-Majali of Amman Chamber of Industry Public Relation Department.

The agreement represents serious efforts in improving knowledge and practical application and develop both national and local partnerships, and reflects a mutual commitment to holding training courses and field visits in cooperation with the Jordan Chamber of Industry, as well as exchanging knowledge and experiences, organizing joint workshops, and providing training opportunities for students, in addition to joint support in the field of Academic and applied research, as this step embodies an advanced vision to enhance applied practical 



Monday, March 18, 2024

The Seventh Drawing and Design Competition

​2-3-2024

The 7th Drawing and Design Competition was organized by the  Faculty of Arts and Design  on Saturday, March 2, 2024, targeting students from both public and private schools in the Amman capital area​​​

​Nearly 400 students, male and female, representing about 100 schools, participated in the competition. The students were divided into eight topics that included various topics in drawing, logo design, fashion design, and interior design, in addition to character design.
The results will be announced, and the awards will be distributed at a special ceremony held next Thursday, 3/7/2024, at the Conferences Palace.

The seventh drawing and design competition is in line with the university’s vision and goals, It represents serving and developing the community by spreading the culture of art and design


Monday, March 18, 2024

Students volunteered for the Clothes Bank event - Royal Hashemite Charity Organization 

31-12-3023

A group of students from the College of Arts and Design participated in the success of the Clothes Bank event of the Royal Hashemite Charity Organization, which was held on Thursday 12/28/2023. The student volunteers helped sort a large number of bags of donated clothing, which amounted to (148) bags. They participated in sorting them into specific categories (women’s, men’s, children’s, toys, bags, and other miscellaneous), the number of which reached (138) bags after sorting. Then the volunteers moved to the other building to see the stages of preparing the sorted clothes. To donate it in a tactful and organized manner.  

​​In addition to learning about the most important initiatives and activities carried out by the Royal Hashemite Charitable Organization. 


Sunday, February 11, 2024

Students of the Faculty of Arts and Design participate in the Al-Aqsa Toofan Bazaar

A number of students from the College of Arts and Design participated in the Al-Aqsa Toofan Bazaar on Tuesday, 12/26/2023. The bazaar included a large number of dishes and products prepared by the students, the proceeds of which went back to supporting the steadfastness of the people in Gaza. In addition to a special pavilion that included an introduction to the Palestinian issue and the crimes of the Israeli occupation since the Nakba until now.  ​
​The bazaar, which was organized by the Deanship of Student Affairs, is part of the university’s efforts to support Gaza’s steadfastness against the barbaric aggression to which it is exposed.  


Sunday, February 11, 2024

The Applied Science Private University and Arabia Weather sign a joint cooperation agreement to promote practical education and develop professional competencies

29-1-2024

​​​In​​ a qualitative step that enhances cooperation between academic institutions and leading companies, the Applied Science Private University signed a strategic cooperation agreement with “Arabia Weather”, one of the Ard Group companies, the first and largest group of companies specialized in climate security and climate technology.

This agreement represents a serious effort to enhance knowledge, and practical application and develop national and local partnerships.

The Applied Science Private University was represented at the signing of the agreement by Professor Dr. Samiha Jarrah, President of the University, Professor Dr. Emad Al Fahmawee, Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Design, Dr. Mustafa Othman, Head of Design and Visual Communication Department, and Lec. Hadeel Al-Qur’an, on behalf of the Arabia Weather Company, represented by the General Manager, Mr. Fares Shaaban, and the Public Relations Officer and Academic Operations Specialist, Ms. Souad Al-Ratrout.

This agreement reflects a joint commitment to holding specialized training courses in cooperation with the Arabia Weather Academy, in addition to exchanging knowledge and experiences, organizing joint workshops, providing training opportunities for students, in addition to joint support in the field of academic research. This step is an advanced vision to enhance practical education, reduce the gap between the student and the labor market, and guide students toward achieving their professional aspirations. 

We look forward to an inspiring future of prosperous cooperation between Applied and Arabia Weather, as this partnership is expected to contribute to preparing a generation of distinguished professionals in several fields


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Sunday, February 4, 2024

The College of Arts and Design celebrates one of its graduates Designer Farah Daradkeh

​​​The College of Arts and Design hosted designer Farah Al-Daradkeh, one of the college’s graduates, on Wednesday 12/27/2023. To give a lecture entitled: Foundations of holding parties and events within the principles of etiquette, Where the designer Al- Daradkeh explained the guidelines through which various events and activities are designed. Al- Daradkeh graduated from the College of Arts and Design in 2013 and founded her own company for organizing parties and events.  ​​

Sunday, January 7, 2024

The College of Arts and Design hosts the designer Mohamed Al-Fahmawi

The designer and social media activist, designer Mohamed Al-Fahmawi, gave an introductory lecture on the latest methods used to promote through social media and build digital identity, At the College of Arts and Design on Wednesday 12/27/2023. Al-Fahmawi explained the method of preparing the designer’s CV and file in a way that includes the information necessary to be provided to the service applicant or when applying for various jobs. It is worth noting that the designer, Mohamed Al-Fahmawi, completed his studies in graphic design and is currently specialized in the field of managing and producing digital content for social media platforms. He is also the founder of the Golden Triangle Project.  

​Fahmawi’s lecture came as part of a group of training workshops and educational lectures organized annually by the College of Arts and Design to develop the talents of its students and enrich their knowledge in various fields. 


Sunday, January 7, 2024

The Head of the Jordanian Association of Furniture Exporters and Producers lectures at the Applied Science Private University 

​​On Wednesday 12/27/2023, Engineer Muhammad Abbas delivered a lecture at the College of Arts and Design entitled Creative Ideas: Raw Materials and Kitchens, where Engineer Abbas explained the foundations of kitchen design and the materials used, in addition to modern alternatives, their characteristics, and the best ways to use them. The lecture came within the Highlights in Design event, which the College of Arts and Design used to hold annually to develop students’ skills and enrich their knowledge in courses that support their educational career.  

Engineer Muhammad Abbas holds the position of President of the Jordanian Association of Furniture Exporters and Producers.  


Sunday, January 7, 2024

Hanaa Sadiq lectures at Applied Science Private University 

​I​nternational designer Hanaa Sadiq gave a lecture at the College of Arts and Design, on Wednesday 12/27/2023. Under the title of Arab and international fashion trends. Designer Sadiq discussed the approach that promising fashion designers should follow to create brands with an Arab and local flair. Reviewing the beginnings of this profession in Iraq, Egypt, and Palestine, where the first fabric and dye industries were. Sadiq revealed various aspects of her career, hoping to encourage novice designers to adopt a design approach inspired by the local and Arab environment.  
Designer Hanaa Sadiq is considered one of the Arab designers whose fame has reached international levels while preserving the Arab identity. The designer has won many awards and accolades and has held many international exhibitions in cities considered capitals of style. Sadiq’s lecture came as part of the Highlights in Design 6 event organized annually by the College of Arts and Design to develop the skills of its students and enrich their knowledge in various fields to support their educational journey.  
​It is worth noting that the College of Arts and Design began receiving students who wish to study fashion and accessories design at the beginning of this academic year.  


Sunday, January 7, 2024

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The College of Arts and Design organized several training workshops and non-curricular lectures for its students on Wednesday, December 27, 2023. The event proved beneficial for approximately 200 students from various specialties.  

The lectures varied between specialized lectures and educational ones. The first specialized lectures were delivered by international designer Hanaa Sadiq under the title: Fashion design trends while preserving the Arab identity. The second lecture was given by Engineer Muhammad Abbas, head of the Jordanian Association of Furniture Manufacturers and Suppliers, under the title Creative Ideas: Raw Materials and Kitchens.  

 As for the educational lectures, they came to enhance the students’ knowledge in various fields, and included three directions: the first was preparing for celebrations and events within the principles of etiquette, in which the designer Farah Al-Daradkah lectured. The second trend is methods for preparing the designer’s portfolio and self-marketing through social media. The designer and social media activist, Muhammad Al-Fahmawi, lectured on it. The third direction dealt with how to design presentations, and was lectured by LEC. Oraib Al-Subaihi, lecturer of interior design at the college.  

As for the training workshops, they were presented by a number of professors from the Faculty of Arts and Design. The first workshop specialized in training students on creating mosaic compositions of square Kufic script. Presented by Dr. Safaa Jahama; Graphic Design Professor and LEC. Mahmoud Salem; lecturer of drawing and painting. The second was concerned with teaching participants how to use Arabic calligraphy in fashion through stencil printing, and was presented by Dr. Ahmed Al-Barbari, head of the Fashion and Accessories Design Department, and Dr. Olivia Hijaz, professor of fashion design.  

The diversity of lecture and workshop titles offered comes due to the diversity of specializations in the college, which include interior design, graphic design, design for digital media, and fashion design. The College of Arts and Design organizes annually a group of workshops and extracurricular lectures aimed at refining students’ skills away from academic courses, under the title “Highlights in Design.



Sunday, January 7, 2024

A field visit to the “Staitieh Decorations Company” factory for manufacturing furniture

​​​A group of students from the Interior Design Department made a field visit to an Staitieh decoration company in North Marka, accompanied by faculty members Prof. Issam Odeh and LEC. Khaled Al-Radayda, where the Staitieh Furniture Manufacturing Factory was visited, and check the contents of the factoryfrom workshops thatrepresents the stages of furniture manufacturing from foundation to finishing.

Where engineers and technicians at the factory explained the machines used in the manufacturing process,and about the materials used, through a detailed and analytical explanation of the processes of manufacturing, assembling and finishing furniture,The accompanying faculty members also provided an analytical explanation of the processes, manufacturing procedures, raw material standards and specifications according to the raw material samples available in the factory.



Sunday, December 31, 2023

Opening of the Fine Art Exhibition at the College of Arts and Design in cooperation with the Jordanian Fine Artists Association

Under the supervision of Professor Dr. Samiha Jarrah, President of the Applied Science Private University, the Fine Art Exhibition was opened,which was organized by the College of Arts and Design in cooperation with the Jordanian Fine Artists Association in the college’s exhibition hall,which lasted for three days from November 20 to 23, 2023.

The exhibition was distinguished by the participation of a well-known elite of Jordanian visual artists. The exhibition included a wonderful collection of expressive artistic paintings that came to shed light on the reality of the Palestinian issue.During the exhibition, a distinguished group of artistic paintings with diverse styles and beautiful Fine art ideas were displayed,that reflects the true reality in which we live during this period of events and developments, seeking what is happening in Gaza City, the people of steadfastness and pride.

​The proceeds from all displayed works were allocated to support our people in Gaza.


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Sunday, December 31, 2023

Multiple art workshops at the College of Arts and Design in cooperation with the Najmat Al-Farid Academy and Schools

As part of the College of Arts and Design’s efforts to spread artistic awareness in society, especially among school students, multiple artistic workshops were organized within the college, extending from 10-9-2023 to 11-21-2023, In collaboration with Najmat Al-Farid Academy and Schools,The college was pleased to receive a group of academy students to benefit from these workshops,The workshops held covered several technical topics related to fashion and accessories design, interior design, multimedia design, and graphic design, The students expressed their interest and enthusiasm for these workshops, which opens a new horizon of creativity for them and creates a state of awareness in them about fine arts in general, applied arts and design in particular, and related matters related to various aspects of life.

​These workshops also showed a bright side of the role played by the Faculty of Arts and Design at the Applied Science Private University in spreading artistic awareness on the one hand, and in cooperating with various institutions and bodies to serve society.



Sunday, December 31, 2023

A reception party is held for new students at the College of Arts and Design

Under the supervision of Professor Dr. Samiha Jarrah, President of the Applied Science Private University, the College of Arts and Design organized a reception for the new students, during which they were welcomed through speeches delivered by Professor Dr. Samiha Jarrah, President of the Applied Science Private University, and Professor Dr. Imad Al-Fahmawy, Dean of the College of Arts and Design,They also honored the top students in the college, with a distinguished group of students who participated and won various competitions and extracurricular activities during the past academic year. Gifts were also distributed to all new students.At the end of the ceremony, the students exchanged dialogue with Professor Dr. “Dean of the College” with everything that was on their minds regarding their affairs and studies within the College of Arts and Design.

It is worth noting that this event is held annually with the aim of contributing to the guidance of new students, enhancing their spirit of belonging, and introducing them more to the Faculty of Arts and Design at the Applied Sciences Private University.


Sunday, December 31, 2023

A field visit to the city of Salt and a project to rehabilitate heritage buildings

​A group of students from the Interior Design Department made a field visit to the city of Salt, which included a visit to the site of the restoration of the “House of Falah Al-Hamad Al-Khurisat,” and a field visit to the “House of Abu Jaber” museum, “Al-Ain” Square, and the Grand Mosque in the city of Salt, in cooperation with the Balqa’ Antiquities Directorate, and with the participation of A number of faculty members in the Interior Design Department,During the field visit, a detailed and analytical explanation of Qalah Al-Hamad House was given, and an explanation of its heritage and historical importance to the region by the engineers involved in the restoration of the site. The faculty members also gave an analytical explanation of the other heritage areas that were visited in the city of Salt.​​​

Sunday, December 31, 2023

A number of students from the University of Applied Sciences win the fashion and accessories design competition

​The University of Applied Sciences announced the remarkable success of a number of students in the fashion and accessories design competition that was held recently. The competition witnessed widespread participation from students across the Kingdom of Jordan who displayed their creative talents in this important field. With pride and distinction, a number of students have succeeded in winning prestigious awards and scholarships in the field of fashion and accessories design.This achievement reflects the innovation and high technical skills of the winning students. It is expected that this opportunity will be a bright beginning for the winners, as they will have the opportunity to develop their skills through practical training and technical workshops.
​The university looks forward to supporting these promising students and encouraging them to achieve more achievements in the field of fashion and accessories design. The competition included a lecture on fashion and accessories design, presented by Dr. Ahmed Al-Barbari, Head of the Fashion and Accessories Design Department. This achievement is a valuable addition to the university’s history and highlights excellence. Technical support for its students in various fields.


Sunday, December 31, 2023