University of Kufa

University of Kufa Ranking

country rank: 12
world rank: 6880

University Overview

The University of Kufa ranking was founded in 1987 and is a non-profit public higher education school situated in the city of Kufa (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 people), Najaf. University of Kufa ranking (UoK) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational Iraqi higher education institution legally connected with the Islamic faith. It is officially recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research of Iraq. The University of Kufa (UoK) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s and doctoral degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Iraqi higher education school, which is 33 years old, has a rigorous admission criteria based on students’ previous academic records and grades. The admission rate for this Iraqi higher education school is between 40 and 50 percent, making it a moderately selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students have access to a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services at the University of Kent.

University of Kufa Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Kufa
Acronym UoK
Founded 1987
Colours Green

University Location

Address Kufa Najaf Iraq
Tel +964 (33) 340 952
Fax +964

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate 40-50%
Admission Office University of Kufa Najaf 00964 (33) 340952 +9647801196814

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 15,000-19,999
Academic Staff 2,500-2,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Continuous
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation

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Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW) Association of Arab Universities (AArU)

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