University of Basrah Rankings

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In the World#5877 of 14178
In Asia#1962 of 5833
In Iraq#9 of 62
In Basrah#1 of 3

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
85%
Enrollment
45,000
Type
Non-profit
Funding
Public-private
partnership
Highest Degree
Doctorate
Languages
Arabic;English

Publications & Citations

Publications
2,276
Citations
17,019

University of Basrah majors

by publication count

Chemistry
498
Materials science
390
Computer science
251
Biology
248
Medicine
213
Mathematics
119
Physics
96
Environmental science
91
Engineering
73
Geology
51
Geography
38
Business
15
Psychology
10
Economics
7
Philosophy
3
Sociology
2
Political science
1
Art
1
History
1

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Materials science18134,579
Environmental science2124750
Physics2221723
Chemistry23143,729
Engineering2379672
Mathematics2500897
Medicine25901,604
Geology2636116
Geography2793143
Computer science2952803
Biology31301,344
Business389756
Economics51113
Psychology537825

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19903379
1991964
19922067
199332102
19941062
1995981
1996686
1997890
1998773
1999581
2000886
2001892
200212118
200310119
20046159
20059148
200610177
200718196
200825227
200924262
201049253
201133335
201254441
201393607
201494831
2015130896
20161551114
20171611336
20182061550
20192842127
20202852936

Acceptance rate & Admissions

Acceptance Rate85%
Admissions RequirementsSecondary school certificate or equivalent
Academic CalendarSeptember to June (September - January; February-June)
Enrollment45,000
Full time employee5,000
Student:staff ratio9:1

Tuition

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

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

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics+++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine++++
Engineering | IT++++
Maths | Natural Sciences+++
Bachelor's DegreeFine Arts, Medicine, Surgery, Veterinary Science
Master's DegreeBusiness Administration, Economics, Fine Arts
Higher DiplomaEngineering, Medicine
DoctorateAdministration, Agriculture, Animal Husbandry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, History, Law, Medicine, Physical Education, Political Sciences, Veterinary Science

General info

Alternative namesUOB
جامعة البصرة
Founded1964
WikipediaUniversity of Basrah
AccreditationMinistry of Higher Education & Scientific Research of Iraq
MottoAnd say: My Lord! Increase me in knowledge. (20:114)
Academic structureCollege of Medicine
College of Pharmacy
College of Dentistry
College of Veterinary Medicine
College of Engineering
College of Science
College of Agriculture
College of Education
College of Business and Economics
College of Law
College of Arts
College of Physical Education
College of Historical Studies
College of Fine Arts College of Nursing
Qurna Education College
Abolkaseeb Education College
Women Education College and Zubair Education College
Affiliations and membershipsFederation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)

Location and Contacts

AddressPO Box 49
Basrah, Basra
Iraq
City population1,226,000
Phone+964 (1) 886 8520
Fax+964 (1) 886 8520

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