The Department of Telecommunication Engineering was established in 2008 as part of the Faculty of engineering and information technology at An-Najah National University offering Bachelor of Science in Telecommunication Engineering, with the aim to produce highly qualified, skilled, well-rounded and motivated graduates possessing fundamental knowledge of Telecommunication engineering, who can compete locally and internationally.
The objectives and mission of the department are set to conform to those of the Faculty, University and to meet the related ABET requirements. Education in the department is carried out in modern classrooms, equipped with the latest technological facilities and laboratories, where a teaching medium is created for the lecturers and students to interact efficiently and effectively.
The study plan was updated in 2013. It has 161 credit hours.There are currently 200 students, 12 full time teaching staff, 7 lab assistants and one secretary. In addition the Telecommunication engineering program was ABET accredited in 2014.