President of PSUT Professor Mashhoor Al-Refai meets with new students at the start of the second semester of 2016/2017
The President of PSUT Prof. Mashhoor Al-Refai welcomed the newly-enrolled students of 2016/2017 at a reception aimed at increasing communication between the University administration and its students, in line with PSUT’s policy of meeting directly with its new students.
Professor Al-Refai laid out the University’s progress, and its outstanding achievement of offering some specializations for the first time in Jordan, as well as talking about a string of international awards that the University has obtained, the international agreements it has made with other Arab and foreign universities, and the networks established with renowned universities worldwide.
President Al-Refai drew attention to the necessity of the students reading the University’s rules and regulations regarding registration for study courses, taking care of university property, and striking a balance between academic life and extra-curricular activities, as well as representing the University in a befitting manner in competitions and other local and global events.
Prof. Al-Refai also indicated that there would be regular meetings with the students in order to inform them of University policies and student services, while listening to their problems and taking suggestions, considering that the students are the output of the academic process through which the University strives to provide local and global labor markets with outstanding capabilities in unique specializations that keep abreast of technological advancement.
In addition, the Deans of the Schools gave an introduction to the academic departments, and the programs offered by each School.
Dr. Rami Salem, Dean of Student Affairs, stressed the importance of students informing the Deanship of their most important needs during their period of study. He also talked about the departments within the Deanship and their duties, as well as introducing the student clubs and what each club does.
At the close of the meeting, the new students put forward a number of questions and enquiries, which were answered by the President, the Deans, and the Director of Admissions and Registration.