University of Baghdad: Statistics

University of Baghdad logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
Position Category
#2074 of 14,131 In the World
#609 of 5,830 In Asia
#1 of 62 In Iraq
#1 of 10 In Baghdad
#368 of 1,126 For Petroleum Engineering
Top50% For 111 other topics
Subject rankings

Quick Review

Religion
Islamic
Acceptance rate
75%
Enrollment
70,614
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Arabic;English

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate75%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to May (September - January; February-May)
Enrollment70,614
Full time employee3,621
Student:staff ratio20:1

We've calculated the 75% acceptance rate for University of Baghdad based on the ratio of admissions to applications and other circumstantial enrollment data. Treat this information as a rough guide and not as a definitive measure of your chances of admission. Different programs may have significantly varying admissions rates.

Research profile

University of Baghdad is a world-class research university with 17,575 scientific papers published and 83,029 citations received. The research profile covers a range of fields, including Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Environmental Science, Medicine, Materials Science, Organic Chemistry, Quantum and Particle physics, and Geology.

Publications
17,575
Citations
83,029

University of Baghdad majors

by publication & citation count

Biology
10,655 / 56,379
Chemistry
10,140 / 58,079
Engineering
10,064 / 55,117
Physics
9,008 / 49,537
Environmental Science
8,517 / 47,512
Medicine
6,993 / 33,399
Materials Science
6,066 / 36,699
Organic Chemistry
5,910 / 39,125
Quantum and Particle physics
5,823 / 33,556
Geology
5,171 / 25,531
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
5,154 / 20,038
Computer Science
4,775 / 19,771
Genetics
4,475 / 23,012
Biochemistry
4,431 / 26,556
Ecology
3,396 / 24,513
Paleontology
3,357 / 15,335
Geography and Cartography
3,253 / 16,471
Pathology
3,136 / 14,891
Mathematics
2,952 / 10,800
Metallurgical Engineering
2,917 / 17,742
Optical Engineering
2,896 / 14,215
Psychology
2,832 / 10,053
Philosophy
2,541 / 6,244
Statistics
2,285 / 8,823
Artificial Intelligence (AI)
2,128 / 9,362
Chemical Engineering
2,002 / 16,579
Electrical Engineering
1,917 / 9,180
Political Science
1,893 / 5,408
Surgery
1,890 / 8,868
Law
1,806 / 5,338
History
1,761 / 7,609
Immunology
1,706 / 7,094
Physical chemistry
1,692 / 14,239
Business
1,686 / 5,847
Nanotechnology
1,663 / 12,193
Sociology
1,652 / 6,809
Mechanical Engineering
1,635 / 8,649
Botany
1,618 / 7,927
Linguistics
1,557 / 3,588
Archaeology
1,557 / 6,699

Annual publication & citation counts

Year Publications Citations
1990 77 250
1991 45 207
1992 21 239
1993 28 237
1994 28 251
1995 25 254
1996 22 237
1997 20 245
1998 22 280
1999 28 223
2000 51 277
2001 41 351
2002 51 326
2003 36 409
2004 48 456
2005 109 556
2006 108 630
2007 83 659
2008 137 749
2009 187 824
2010 204 957
2011 215 1065
2012 342 1282
2013 434 1573
2014 470 1952
2015 658 2372
2016 766 2577
2017 890 3293
2018 1447 4039
2019 1748 6079
2020 2040 9030
2021 2561 14290
2022 2695 16283
Academic rankings

Tuition

The tuition table for University of Baghdad gives an overview of costs but prices are approximate and subject to change and don't include accommodation, textbooks, or living expenses. The costs of programs might differ significantly for local and international students. The only source of truth for current numbers is the university's official website.

Faculty Program Tuition Cost (IQD)
Engineering Bachelor's 3,000,000
Engineering Master's 4,500,000
Engineering Doctorate 6,000,000
Medicine Bachelor's 4,000,000
Medicine Master's 5,500,000
Medicine Doctorate 7,000,000
Law Bachelor's 2,500,000
Law Master's 4,000,000
Law Doctorate 5,500,000
Business Administration Bachelor's 2,500,000
Business Administration Master's 4,000,000
Business Administration Doctorate 5,500,000

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

Programs and Degrees

The table below displays academic fields with programs and courses that lead to Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctorate degrees offered by University of Baghdad.

Note that the table provides a general overview and might not cover all the specific majors available at the university. Always visit the university's website for the most up-to-date information on the programs offered.

Programs Bachelor Master Doctoral
Art & Design Yes Yes Yes
Biology Yes Yes Yes
Business Yes Yes Yes
Chemistry Yes Yes Yes
Computer Science Yes Yes Yes
Economics Yes Yes Yes
Engineering Yes Yes Yes
Environmental Science Yes Yes Yes
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences Yes Yes Yes
Mathematics Yes Yes Yes
Medicine Yes Yes Yes
Physics Yes Yes Yes
Psychology Yes Yes Yes
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. 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.

  2. Qusay Hussein

    Qusay Hussein
    Born in
    Iraq Flag Iraq
    Years
    1967-2003 (aged 36)
    Occupations
    military personnelpolitician
    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 and his brother Uday were killed in a U.S. raid in Mosul.

  3. Abdurrahman Wahid

    Abdurrahman Wahid
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1940-2009 (aged 69)
    Occupations
    journalistpolitician
    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. He had a visual impairment caused by glaucoma; he was blind on the left eye and partially blind on his right eye. He was the first and as of 2022 the only president of Indonesia to have had physical disabilities.

  4. Jalal Talabani

    Jalal Talabani
    Born in
    Iraq Flag Iraq
    Years
    1933-2017 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    juristlawyerpolitician
    Biography

    Jalal Talabani was an Iraqi politician who served as the sixth president of Iraq from 2006 to 2014, as well as the president of the Governing Council of Iraq. He was the first non-Arab president of Iraq. He is known as Mam Jalal (uncle Jalal in Kurdish) amongst the Kurds.

All 89 notable alumni

University of Baghdad faculties and divisions

Centre : Computer Computer Science
Centre : Development and Continuing Education Continuing Education
Centre : Educational Studies and Psychological Research Educational Sciences, Psychology
Centre : International Studies International Studies
Centre : Market Research and Consumer Protection Consumer Studies
Centre : Natural History Research Natural Sciences
College : Administration and Economics Administration, Economics
College : Agriculture Agriculture
College : Arts Archaeology, Arts and Humanities, Islamic Studies, Journalism, Media Studies, Modern Languages, Psychology, Sociology
College : Dentistry Dentistry
College : Education Education
College : Education Education
College : Education for Girls Education
College : Engineering and Architecture Architecture, Engineering
College : Fine Arts Fine Arts
College : Islamic Science and Shari'a Islamic Law, Islamic Studies
College : Law and Political Science Law, Political Sciences
College : Media Studies Media Studies
College : Medicine Medicine
College : Medicine Medicine
College : Nursing Nursing
College : Pharmacy Pharmacy
College : Physical Education Physical Education
College : Physical Education for Women Physical Education
College : Science Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences
College : Veterinary Medicine Veterinary Science
Institute : Accountancy and Finance Accountancy, Finance
Institute : Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology Biotechnology, Genetics
Institute : Laser Laser Engineering
Institute : Urban and Regional Planning Regional Planning, Town Planning

General information

Alternative names UOB
جامعة بغداد
Founded 1957
Accreditation Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research
Motto وقل رب زدني علما
Colors green, red, blue

Location and contacts

Address Al- Jadrriya compound
Baghdad
Iraq
City population 6,960,000

University of Baghdad in social media