A well-known personalities and intellectuals in Hebron city insist on the urgent need to establish a non-profit voluntary association embraces university graduates sharing the same vision to achieve distinguished education in the region.
This association is established in 1953 and it was called the University Graduate Union , carrying the message of honest aims to create projects and programs of education strategy casts a shadow on the development of technical education. As a result to the successive efforts, the university boards of the Association established a number of leading institutions. Among the most important of these institutions is, Palestine Polytechnic University (PPU), which has become one of the most important institutions dealing with technology in the region .
Palestine Polytechnic University (PPU) is interested in the establishment of networks of relationships and partnerships with a number of national and international universities. During the past years the University Graduate Union and Palestine Polytechnic University (PPU) are developed to have more than five hundred employees who hold bachelor's and master's and doctoral degrees. In spite of various difficulties, the campus has grown to include a large number of outstanding modern buildings.
The University is distinguished in its disciplines which are offered to be compatible with the evolution of society and meet the needs and aspirations. We in the University Graduate Union and Palestine Polytechnic University (PPU) determine to secure a decent life for future generations. This university Graduate Union will remain the cornerstone in the development of political, social and educational status for Palestinian people.