AMMAN- Under the patronage of H.R.H. Prince Mohammad Abbas, President of the Jordan Boxing Association, and in the presence of MEU President, Prof. Mohammad Al-Haila, and the member of the Board of Trustees, Dr. Ahmad Nasereddin, MEU has celebrated the closing ceremony of the championship “Boxing @ MEU” as part of MEU celebrations of Jordanian national holidays. The ceremony also witnessed the launching of Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, Dr. Nashwan Nashwan’s book “The Art of Boxing.”
Held at MEU Culture and Sports Center, the championship included the participation of eighteen players of different weights representing all boxing clubs in the Kingdom. At the end of the ceremony, H.R.H distributed prizes to the winners.
The Middle East University was founded in 2005 as a Graduate Studies University with twelve specializations. Towards the beginning of the academic year 2008-2009 the university opened twenty specializations for both Graduate and Undergraduate students with the ongoing growth in staff and students.