University of Baghdad: Statistics

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#2121 of 14,134 In the World
#623 of 5,830 In Asia
#1 of 62 In Iraq
#1 of 10 In Baghdad
#275 of 1,098 For Petroleum Engineering
Top50% For 21 other topics

Quick Review

Religion
Islamic
Acceptance rate
65%
Enrollment
70,614
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Arabic;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate65%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - January; February-May)
Enrollment70,614
Full time employee3,621
Student:staff ratio20:1

Publications & Citations

Publications
9,358
Citations
75,689

University of Baghdad majors

by publication & citation count

Engineering
2,599 / 15,633
Chemistry
2,495 / 19,174
Medicine
2,071 / 36,263
Physics
1,783 / 10,993
Biology
1,750 / 13,562
Materials Science
1,573 / 9,675
Environmental Science
1,142 / 8,099
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
783 / 22,355
Computer Science
537 / 2,361
Geology
434 / 1,629
Botany
415 / 723
Radiochemistry
278 / 2,396
Mathematics
276 / 1,046
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
271 / 1,208
Chemical Engineering
264 / 2,749
Demography
225 / 21,635
Microbiology
199 / 1,384
Art & Design
198 / 307
Gastroenterology and Hepatology
195 / 1,159
Sociology
187 / 26
Business
175 / 781
Surgery
173 / 2,500
Structural Engineering
162 / 585
Automation and Control engineering
156 / 596
Immunology
149 / 1,134
Geotechnical Engineering
142 / 501
Petrology and Geochemistry
142 / 742
Geography and Cartography
140 / 1,199
Inorganic Chemistry
139 / 2,734
Hydrology and Water resources management
137 / 704
Pathology
134 / 1,582
Oncology and Cancer research
132 / 1,610
Health Science
127 / 1,202
Anatomy and Physiology
124 / 951
Pediatrics
119 / 5,649
Optical Engineering
113 / 759
Nutrition and Food Science
110 / 243
Organic Chemistry
107 / 2,395
Veterinary
107 / 547
Psychology
103 / 400

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1991 35 215
1992 18 232
1993 24 241
1994 31 259
1995 24 273
1996 27 240
1997 19 304
1998 19 314
1999 23 239
2000 45 317
2001 39 419
2002 38 389
2003 36 540
2004 51 614
2005 73 698
2006 87 854
2007 60 947
2008 103 1109
2009 166 1271
2010 164 1539
2011 163 1728
2012 254 2036
2013 373 2444
2014 390 3055
2015 541 3879
2016 680 4985
2017 777 6193
2018 1411 7210
2019 1572 10277
2020 1725 15908
2021 1854 21329

Tuition

UndergraduateGraduate
Local students $500$500
International students $3,750$3,750

The University of Baghdad has financial aid programs and on-campus housing.

Programs and Degrees

Programs Associate's degree Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities +++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences +++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics +++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine +++
Engineering | IT ++++
Maths | Natural Sciences ++++
Bachelor's Degree Accountancy, Administration, Agriculture, Archaeology, Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Biotechnology, Computer Science, Consumer Studies, Continuing Education, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Educational Sciences, Engineering, Finance, Fine Arts, Genetics, International Studies, Islamic Law, Islamic Studies, Journalism, Laser Engineering, Law, Mathematics and Computer Science, Media Studies, Medicine, Modern Languages, Natural Sciences, Nursing, Pharmacy, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Psychology, Regional Planning, Sociology, Town Planning, Veterinary Science
Master's Degree Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Fine Arts, Natural Sciences
Doctorate Medicine

University of Baghdad alumni

  1. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
    Born in
    Iraq Flag Iraq
    Years
    1971-2019 (aged 48)
    Occupations
    imammilitary leader
    Biography

    Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, born Ibrahim Awad Ibrahim Ali Muhammad al-Badri al-Samarrai (Arabic: إِبْرَاهِيمُ عَوَّادِ إِبْرَاهِيمَ عَليِّ مُحَمَّدِ ٱلْبَدْريِّ ٱلسَّامَرَّائِيِّ; romanized: ʾIbrāhīm ʿAwwād ʾIbrāhīm ʿAlī Muḥammad al-Badrī as-Sāmarrāʾī); 28 July 1971 – 27 October 2019), was an Iraqi militant and the first caliph of the Islamic State from 2014 until his death in 2019.

  2. Uday Hussein

    Uday Hussein
    Born in
    Iraq Flag Iraq
    Years
    1964-2003 (aged 39)
    Enrolled in the University of Baghdad
    Graduated with bachelor's degree in engineering
    Occupations
    politicianjournalistmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Uday Saddam Hussein was an Iraqi politician and the eldest son of Saddam Hussein. He held numerous positions as a sports chairman, military officer and businessman, and was the head of the Iraqi Olympic Committee and Iraq Football Association, and head of the Fedayeen Saddam.

  3. Qusay Hussein

    Qusay Hussein
    Born in
    Iraq Flag Iraq
    Years
    1967-2003 (aged 36)
    Occupations
    politicianmilitary personnel
    Biography

    Qusay Saddam Hussein al-Nasiri al-Tikriti was an Iraqi politician, military leader, and the second son of Saddam Hussein. He was appointed as his father's heir apparent in 2000. He was also in charge of the Republican Guard. Qusay was killed with his brother Uday in a U.S. raid in Mosul.

  4. Abdurrahman Wahid

    Abdurrahman Wahid
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1940-2009 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Abdurrahman Wahid, though more colloquially known as Gus Dur (listen (help·info)), was an Indonesian politician and Islamic religious leader who served as the 4th President of Indonesia, from his election in 1999 until his removal from power in 2001. A long time leader within the Nahdlatul Ulama organization, he was the founder of the National Awakening Party (PKB). He was the son of Minister of Religious Affairs Wahid Hasyim, and the grandson of Nahdatul Ulama founder Hasyim Asy'ari.

General info

Alternative names UOB
جامعة بغداد
Founded 1957
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
Motto وقل رب زدني علما
Colors green, red, blue
Academic structure Al-Jadriya campus Al-Khwarizmi College of Engineering
College of Engineering
College of Science
College of Political Science
College of Physical Education
college of science for women
College of Education for Women
Institute of Laser for Postgraduate Studies
Institute of Urban and Regional Planning
Institute of Genetic Engineering
Institute of Accounting and Financial Studies
Bab Al-Muadham campus College of Medicine
College of Dentistry
College of Pharmacy
College of Nursing
College of Education - Ibn Rushd
College of Arts
College of Languages
College of Information
College of Islamic Studies
Al-Waziriya campus College of Physical Education for Women
College of Law
College of Administration, Business and Economics
College of Education - Ibn Al-Haitham
College of Fine Arts
Abu Ghraib campus College of Agriculture
College of Veterinary
Nahda CrossRoad AL-Kindy College of Medicine
Affiliations and memberships Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Location and Contacts

Address Al-Jadriya Campus
Baghdad, Baghdad
Iraq
City population 6,960,000
Phone +964 (1) 778 8501
Fax +964 (1) 778 3592

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