University of Basrah, Basrah

#52 of 53 in Things to do in Iraq
The University of Basrah is situated in the city of Basra, Iraq. For historic reasons the final -h is retained on Basrah in the name of the university.Founded in 1964 to meet the needs of southern Iraq, the University of Basrah was at first affiliated with the University of Baghdad, but in 1964 it became an independent body. Today the University consists of fourteen colleges located on three campuses around the city of Basra, with research facilities and student halls of residence .The University awards the degrees of BA, BSc, Higher Diploma, MA, MSc and PhD.CollegesThe university is composed of 15 colleges: College of Medicine College of Pharmacy College of Dentistry College of Veterinary Medicine College of Nursing 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 Education for Girls College of Fine Arts
Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Basrah using our trip planner.
Create an itinerary including University of Basrah
University of Basrah Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 2.5
6 reviews
  • I work near by, and with a few Iraqi's who go the University and they have shown me pictures and from time to time i help them by answering questions they don't know the answers to that the professors...  more »
  • Very beautiful city and very nice and generous people. It is great place for visiting during winter. AL-Ashar very nice and famous center for shopping. Sanam mountain a wonderful nature, and Shatt AL-...  more »
  • Basrah university is the oldest ones in the arabic golf and the best one as well , it has good teacher and nice lab and its nice place to learn  more »

Plan your trip to Basrah

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Basrah

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor