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3 Best language schools in Amman (ranked based on student reviews)

You are interested in learning Arabic in Amman? We have researched all the details about the best Arabic language schools in Amman for you so that you can easily compare prices, reviews, courses for adults and teenagers and special offers

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Why Amman? Amman, the capital of Jordan, is a modern city with numerous ancient ruins and is argued to be one of the easiest cities in which to enjoy the Middle East experience. Although it lacks the storied history and thrilling architecture of other regional capitals, being in such close proximity to Petra, the Dead Sea or Wadi Rum, theres lenty to see, do and learn about.
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What our students said about Amman

Rating: 5/5


Amman is noisy, the air quality is not great and the public transportation is very limited and hard to navigate. However, the people are warm and friendly and the city is located near a lot of very interesting places.


Rating: 4/5


The climate: it was cold therefore only 2 stars. Climate outside is not a problem, the problem is that it is also very cold inside. Sometimes colder than outside.


Most recent student reviews of language schools in Amman

Rating: 4.4

4.4 | 7 reviews

I loved my teacher, the individual focus and the excursions. The facility is very clean and everyone is very courteous and professional.

14 October 2019
Course: Standard 20 - 1 week
Student age: 56 years

United States

Rating: 4.4

4.4 | 7 reviews

The courses were adapted. The teacher use perfect materials to learn the language
Nice school with a complete equipment and a very friendly team

5 February 2018
Course: Standard 20 - 2 weeks
Student age: 31 years


Rating: 4.4

4.4 | 7 reviews

The facilities were excellent, the teaching staff was very professional.

5 December 2016
Course: Intensive 20 - 4 weeks
Student age: 54 years


Key Facts about Amman

In the latest 2019 Mercer the quality of life in Amman was ranked 120 among 231 cities worldwide.

Population: 1,276,000

Time zone: +12h. (GMT +2)

Region: Amman,

Currency: JOD (1 JOD = 1.4105 USD)

Name of city in Arabic: عمان

Amman quality of life rating:

Rating: 4.1

4.1 (14 reviews by our former students)

Visa: Nationals from USA require a visa to enter and study in Jordan. Check visa requirements for nationals from other countries.

universities: 14 (rankings of universities in Amman)

High season: August

Low season: November

Average course price per week (High season): 289 US$

Average course price per week (Low season): 262 US$

Cost of Living:

* 100 = prices in New York

  • Student price index excluding rent:58* (42% cheaper than New York)
  • Student price index including rent:36* (64% cheaper than New York)
  • Price index food only:48* (52% cheaper than New York)
  • Big Mac price (Jordan average):2.30 JOD (44% cheaper than in USA)
Mains electricity:
  • Plug Type B
  • Plug Type C
  • Plug Type D
  • Plug Type F
  • Plug Type G
  • Plug Type J
  • Residential voltage: 230 V
  • Frequency: 50 Hz

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Public transportation in Amman

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What to do in Amman

Roman Theatre
Roman Theatre
Jordan Archaeological Museum
Jordan Archaeological Museum
Hejaz Railway
Hejaz Railway
Rainbow Street
Rainbow Street
Dead Sea
Dead Sea
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Arrival Airport

Queen Alia International (AMM) - 26 km. from Amman city center

Public transportation to city center:

Every 60 minutes, 5,50 JOD, 60 minutes.

Main stops: Queen Alia Airport, Amman Tabarbour Terminal

Taxi: 59 US$, 30 minutes drive to city center of Amman

Direct international flights from:
  • USA: Chicago O'Hare International, New York John F. Kennedy
  • United Kingdom: London Heathrow
  • Canada: Montreal Pierre Elliott Trudeau

    FAQ about schools in Amman

  • Students rated the activity program at Ali Baba International Center as the best.
  • Al Thuraya Arabic Language Center has received the best overall rating in Amman.
  • Ahlan, located in 17 Kharija al-Ashjaei, Jabal AlWebdeh has been voted as the school with the best location in Amman.
  • Al Thuraya Arabic Language Center was rated highest for quality of teaching.
  • 'Homestay' at Ali Baba International Center is the best rated accommodation in Amman.
  • You can take courses for just 1 week. For significant progress opt for longer durations.
  • The student price index in Amman is 57.9. For details check the city's cost of living section.
  • Students rated Amman with 4.0 stars out of 5.
  • In Amman electricity is 230 Volt and 50 Hz. Plug type B, C, D, F, G, J.
  • Best airport to arrive to in Amman is Queen Alia International (26.3 km from city center). See information about all arrivals and airport information for Amman.
  • In Amman the following courses are offered specifically for business Arabic: Business Arabic Group.
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