Mutah University was founded in 1981 by a Royal Decree as a national institution for Higher Education. The University started functioning in the year 1984 on its permanent site at Mu’tah in Karak governorate, 135 km. South of Amman. The university is established to respond to the needs of the local community in particular and the country’s needs in general in terms of :Creating opportunities for higher education, improving its quality, and promoting its level, Providing the country with specialists in the fields of science, technology, arts, and fine arts to meet future challenges , Deepening the students’ national loyalty as well as developing their talents and emphasizing traits of leadership and productive citizenship ,Encouraging scientific research, especially that which is necessary for the labor demands in the southern part of the country. In this line MU is fully committed to implement the new Master Programme in Public Health Management and related activities under this project in order to respond to the country needs on health and management related issues and foster the social development of the region.