Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences

Program Breif

Faculty: Allied Medical Sciences

Award: Bachelor Degree

Number of Credit Hours: 139

In line with the Al-Ahliyya Amman University vision and mission to provide excellence in teaching, learning and academic research with a high quality of international standards. The Faculty of Allied Medical Sciences decided to launch a new bachelor’s degree curriculum in cosmetic sciences. The program is a pioneer one, as it is the first in Jordan and the region. This program will provide the opportunity of combined academic studies and practical training in cosmetics. The program aims to offer a professional staff in all sectors of cosmetic sciences with high ability to develop to serve the community. The B.S. program, is a 139 credit hour program, during which the students will study various modules covering several areas of knowledge including basic sciences, pharmaceutical and medical sciences related to cosmetic science, cosmetic formulations and manufacturing, management and communication skills and cosmetic regulations, and a graduating research project. The program also includes field training in three sectors of cosmetics, namely; cosmetic industries and importers, skin and hair care centers, pharmacies (cosmetics section) and in dermatologists’ clinics. The graduates of cosmetic sciences are distinguished by the strong scientific background along with the practical experience. Graduates can run and work in cosmetic centers, cosmetic factories, beauty salons, and working as dermatologist assistants.