University of Kerbala

University of Kerbala Ranking

country rank: 15
world rank: 7305

University Overview

The University of Kerbala was established in 2002 and is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the metropolis of Karbala (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants). University of Kerbala ranking (UOK) is a large-sized (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Iraqi higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research of Iraq. University of Kerbala ranking (UOK) provides courses and programs leading to legally recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctoral degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Iraqi higher-education institution, which is 21 years old, has a selective admission policy based on students’ past academic records and grades. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students may take use of a library, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services, all of which are available at UOK.

University of Kerbala Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Kerbala

جامعة كربلاء
Acronym UOK
Founded 2002
Colours Green and yellow

University Location

Address Fraiha Karbala Karbala Iraq
Tel +964 (770) 600 4181
Fax +964

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-999 US$ (0-910 Euro) 1,000-2,499 US$ (910-2,280 Euro)
5,000-7,499 US$ (4,555-6,830 Euro) 1,000-2,499 US$ (910-2,280 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender This institution admits Men and Women (coed).
International Students International students are welcome to apply for admission at this institution.
Selection Type Has the University of Kerbala a selective admission policy? Yes, based on students' past academic records and grades.
Admission Rate The University of Kerbala's acceptance rate range is not reported.
Admission Office Fraiha Karbala

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment The University of Kerbala has a student enrollment range of 15,000-19,999 making it a large-sized institution.
Academic Staff This institution has a range of 1,000-1,499 academic employees (Faculty).
Control Type The University of Kerbala is a public higher education institution.
Entity Type The University of Kerbala is a non-profit higher education institution.
Academic Calendar This institution adopts a Unconventional type of academic calendar.
Campus Setting This institution's main campus is located in a Urban setting.
Religious Affiliation The University of Kerbala does not have any religious affiliation.

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Facilities and Services

Library This institution has a physical Library for its students. Go to the University of Kerbala's Library
Housing This institution provides on-campus residences or dormitories and/or off-campus accommodation to its students.
Sport Facilities This institution has sporting facilities and organizes sports activities for its students.
Financial Aids This institution offers one or more types of financial aid (i.e. scholarships, grants, loans, tuition waivers, emergency financial aid, etc.) for eligible students.
Study Abroad This institution provides study abroad and exchange program opportunities for its students.
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported

Memberships and Affiliations

International Association of Universities (IAU) Association of Arab Universities (AARU)

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