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University of Al-Qadisiyah

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University of Al-Qadisiyah is on of the Iraqi governmental universities, founded in 1987.


The university main campus is in the city of Ad Diwaniyah (the ancient city of Nippur in old Mesopotamia), 180 km south of Baghdad. Ad Diwaniyah is very friendly city. The University provides a semi-furnished accommodation to students enrolling in it program. The medical campus lies close to Ad Diwaniyah Educational Hospital where colleges od Medicine and Nursing are there. College of Agriculture campus is in Noria 15km from Ad Diwaniyah city.

Academic Staffs

The university has more than 1400 full-time faculty in all fields of knowledge with high reputation in teaching. In addition to approximately 200 part-time faculty. There is notably increase of staff with Ph.Ds from universities in UK, USA, EU and Australia.


The University has research Centers and Units for different majors to direct research plans  to serve the society. in 2019, the university conducted more conferences to tackle issues related to local and globe society. More than 800 papers published through the years 2014-2018 in worldly well-known publishers. The university also has 8 publishing magazines in all field of knowledge. The university H-index is 28 and citation increased into 4551 in 2018.


Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs are highly competitive at the university. More than 93 undergraduate and 45 postgraduate program distributed on the 18 colleges of the university. The university enrolls local, regional as well as international students every year. 

Industrial Cooperation

The university researcher cooperate with local industry in private and public sectors to tackle the most recent issues.


The university partnered with many universities cross the globe. WALADU, EDUU, and Friedrich Alexander  are the major partnership for this year to develop curriculum. 

University Highlights

    Total students - 24,515


    Total faculty staff - 1,093


    Total students - 24,515


    Total faculty staff - 1,093

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