ICOGRADA EDUCATION NETWORK WELCOMES PHILADELPHIA UNIVERSITY

08 March 2007
Montreal (Cananda) - Philadelphia University, in Amman Jordan, is the newest member of the Icograda Education Network.
Montreal (Cananda) - Philadelphia University, in Amman Jordan, is the newest member of the Icograda Education Network. Formed in 1999, the university offers a four year undergraduate programme in Graphic Design and introduced an Interior Design programme in 2006. The design department has a student enrollment of 260, with a faculty of seven.

The Icograda Education Network (IEN) brings together the worldwide community of communication design educational institutions. The IEN was inaugurated at a meeting in Brno, Czech Republic, in June 2002. Today, the network includes 75 schools in 54 countries.

The IEN's objectives include:
− creating opportunities for exchange and collaboration at all levels of graphic design education (institutions, faculty and students)
− examining current and future needs and challenges of design education
− advancement of teaching methods and research opportunities
− organising collaborative projects, seminars, symposia, conferences, etc.
− sharing experiences for mutual benefit.



For further information please contact:

Mr. Faisal Yousef Al-Omari
Philadelphia University
Jerash Highway
Amman
19392 Jordan
T: +9622 2637 4 444
F : +9622 2637 4 366
E:
W: www.philadelphia.edu.jo