Salahaddin University-Erbil

country rank  10
world rank  7747

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University Overview

Established in 1968, Salahaddin University-Erbil is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Erbil (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kurdistan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government, Salahaddin University-Erbil (SUH) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 20,000-24,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Salahaddin University-Erbil (SUH) 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 50 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Iraqi higher education organization a averagely selective institution.

University Identity

Name جامعة صلاح الدين
Acronym SUH
Founded 1968
Motto And may God increase my knowledge
Colours Brown

University Location

Address Karkuk Street - Runaki 235 n323, Runaki
Erbil (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
T +964 (66) 254 7931
F +964 (66) 222 6627

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)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 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 entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office General Registration Office
+964 (66) 254 7931
(66) 2547931

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 20,000-24,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 1,500-1,999
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Salahaddin University-Erbil's Library
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


Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government

Year of first Accreditation


  • International Association of Universities (IAU)
  • Association of Arab Universities (AArU)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018