University of Kufa, founded in 1987, has expanded to become one of largest Iraqi universities. It has grown to be over 29,193 undergraduate and 1,911 postgraduate students, and 2,148 faculty members. There are twenty one faculties, each of which constitutes an administrative grouping of departments and other institutions. Consequently, it has built a regional center of academic and research excellence. The University of Kufa offered more than 100 undergraduate and 50 postgraduate programs in, but not limited to social and applied science, business administration, arts, humanities, medicine, dentistry and engineering. Most of the programs have a research component that goes in line with the university status as a comprehensive and intensive research establishment. As a world class University of Kufa has implemented research and innovation as a philosophy of learning and is committed to the international academic efforts of developing global promising leaders who are able to face the world’s most problematic challenges.
The University of Kufa, founded in 1987, has since its inception been a pioneering and innovative force in Iraqi higher education. The University is recognized as one of the leading Iraqi research and teaching institutes. Today, the University of Kufa has over 26,000 undergraduate and 2,500 postgraduate students enrolled on degree programmes, and 900 faculty members. There are twenty one faculties, each of which constitutes an administrative grouping of departments and other institutes. It has established itself as a regional center of academic and research excellence with a growing international reputation.
The university seeks to provide students with a comprehensive education that inculcates Islamic values while providing a quality secular education that promotes the development of the whole person – intellectually , spiritually, socially and physically, while nurturing individual talents and abilities . As a world class university, research and innovation underpins Kufa’s philosophy of learning. It is committed through its international outreach and collaborations to developing globally experienced and trained leaders who are competent to face the world’s most problematic challenges .