University of Baghdad

country rank  3
world rank  5060

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University Overview

Established in 1957, University of Baghdad is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Baghdad (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Bab Al-Muadham. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Iraq, University of Baghdad (UOB) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. University of Baghdad (UOB) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), 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 61 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Iraqi higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة بغداد
Acronym UOB
Founded 1957
Colours Green, red and blue

University Location

Address Al-Jadriya Campus
Baghdad (population range: over 5,000,000)
Baghdad
Iraq
T +964 (1) 778 8501
F +964 (1) 778 3592
Other locations Bab Al-Muadham

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 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 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 60-70%
Admission Office Al-Jadriya Campus
Baghdad
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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range over-45,000
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range over-5,000
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
1957

Affiliations

  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Academic Structure


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Errors and Update

Site last updated: Tuesday, 9 October 2018