Founded in 1970, University of Anbar is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the rural setting of the large city of Ramadi (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Anbar. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Ramadi. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Iraq, University of Anbar is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Anbar offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 46 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 80-90% making this Iraqi higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. University of Anbar also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.