PU follows the credit-hour system.
The academic year consists of two regular semesters, and an optional summer session:
The Fall Semester: Early October to mid-January.
The Spring Semester: Early February to early June.
The Summer Session: Late June to late August.
Medium of Instruction:
English and Arabic.
Philadelphia University awards
B.A and B.Sc. degrees in eight different faculties.
The normal academic load for students
Ranges between 12 to 18 credit hours per semester.