University of Kufa

country rank  5
world rank  6168

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University Overview

Established in 1987, University of Kufa is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Kufa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Najaf. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Iraq, University of Kufa (UoK) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. University of Kufa (UoK) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 31 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 40-50% making this Iraqi higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة الكوفة
Acronym UoK
Founded 1987
Colours Green

University Location

Address
Kufa (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
Najaf
Iraq
T +964 (33) 340 952
F +964

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office University of Kufa
Najaf 00964
+964 (33) 340952
+9647801196814

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 2,500-2,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Not reported

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Iraq


Year of first Accreditation
1987

Affiliations

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)

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