The Faculty of Engineering started enrolling students in its various programs in September 1992, one year after the establishment of the Applied Science University. The Faculty of Engineering started with 170 students enrolled in following six majors:
All of these majors are accredited by the Higher Education Accreditation Council and by the Ministry if Higher Education in the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan.
In 2012, Power and control Engineering specialization was introduced under the specialization of Electrical and Computer Engineering Department.
The Faculty of Engineering has successfully sustained a continuous and steady growth, as the number of enrolled students is currently over 2000. The number of faculty members has grown from 10 to 72 carefully selected well qualified and highly credentialed members. This growth in the number of students and faculty members has been accompanied with a noticeable growth in building space, facilities, and laboratories. The engineering building has an area of (20,000) square meters in addition to the engineering workshops building with an area of (4,000) square meters, where engineers and technicians provide students with the practical skills needed for the various engineering majors.
Since its start, the Faculty of Engineering has been successively led by the following Deans: