Ranking  5147   15
Country Iraq
City Basrah
Bachelor (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)1,000 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)USD/year.
Master (citizens)USD/year.
Cost of living $418-842 USD/Month.
Acceptance Rate 90%
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established 1964
Abbreviation UOB
Teachers 5,000
Students 45,000
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on past academic records
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
And say My Lord! Increase me in knowledge
• Ministry of Higher Education & Scientific Research, Iraq
• Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
• Arab union of higher education
World ranking5147
Country ranking15
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking5147
Alternative title
Arabic جامعة البصرة
Location on map
University of Basrah (UOB) - public higher education institution in Iraq. UOB became active in 1964. The main building of the university is located in Basrah inside an urban campus. University of Basrah confidently takes a spot among the top 20 universities of Iraq.

Application process and the cost of tuition. In most cases the admission committee prioritizes applicant’s academic performance when considering him/her for admission. The majority of applicants who submitted their application to UOB successfully enroll, as the competition is 90 accepted students per 100 applicants. University of Basrah chose to divide its academic year into semesters. 1,000 USD/год. Those who wish to continue their studies at a master’s level should expect to spend at least 1,000 USD per year. Even though the tuition fees are not that high, the students still can apply for scholarship. In addition to full time programs, the university also offers a wide range of online courses. More information could be found on the official website of the university http://www.uobasrah.edu.iq.

The composition of the university. University of Basrah is a big educational institution, attended by more than 45 thousand students. Foreign citizens can also apply to the university. More than 5 thousand teachers are employed by the university. A variety of international student exchange programs are available at UOB. To learn more about the student life and current events, you can always follow the university on social media: Youtube, Facebook.

Infrastructure of UOB. The university has its own library. Also the university provides accommodations in the form of dormitories. It is a member of Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW), as well as Arab union of higher education.
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