The Faculty of Arts was established in 1991/92 and was instantly operational with the day the university was established. It included the following departments:

  1. Islamic Sharia and Law.
  2. Arabic language and Literature.
  3. English language and Literature.
  4. Education and Social Science
  5. Fine Arts.

   Later on, in 1993/94, Law Department became a separate and an independent entity.

  The following are the deans from 1991 to the present day:

1. Prof. Mahmoud Magalsa            1991-1992

2. Dr. Hani Al Amad                          1992-1993

3. Dr. Fahmi Jad'an                           1993-1004

4. Prof. Mohammed Al-Farra         1994-1996

5. Dr. Hussein Jameel Taha            1996-1997

6. Prof. Tawfiq Yussif                      1997-1998

7. Dr. Yussif Abu Laila                      1998-2000

8. Dr. Kayed Kar'oosh                      2000- 2006

9. Dr. Kathem Qattous                    2006 -2007

10. Prof. Kayed Kar'oosh                2007 - 2013

11. Dr. Iyad Nemer                           2013 -