About Thi Qar University
University of Thi-Qar was first established in 2000, the main campus is located in the city of Nasiriyah in southern of Iraq. University of Thi-Qar includes twenty scientific and humanitarian colleges: College of Education for Pure Sciences, College of Education for Human Sciences, College of Arts, College of Science, College of Engineering, College of Medicine, College of Law, College of Agriculture and Marshlands, College of Physical Education and Sports Sciences, and College Computer Science and Mathematics, College of Administration and Economics, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Media, College of Veterinary Medicine, College of Education for Girls, College of Islamic Sciences, College of Archeology, College of Dentistry, College of Basic Education.
More than 20,000 bachelor’s degree students in both morning and evening studies, are distributed into 74 academic programs that have incorporated more than 1,000 academics with diverse scientific titles and specializations. Nevertheless, the figure of postgraduate students in the doctoral, master’s and higher diploma stages has reached more than 700 students, and they were distributed into 39 scientific departments in various scientific and humanitarian specializations.
University of Thi-Qar involves five research centers that have delivered numerous research studies and community activities, which are: Marsh Research Center, Electronic Computer Center, Continuing Education and Development Center, Center for Historical and Archaeological Studies, and the English Language Testing Center. These centers have accomplished a lot of research studies, training courses, seminars, and workshops. The university also incorporates significant research units that have influenced various scientific research proceedings not only in the university, but in the whole southern region of Iraq, especially Thi-Qar Governorate, which are: Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing Unit, Environmental Pollution Unit, and Thi-Qar Documents Unit.
The University of Thi-Qar incorporated many more facilities. The most important of which is the Central Library on campus providing different services and scientific research environment for students. Thousands of books, theses, and scientific periodicals are provided to support students and researchers in university and other universities and research centers. One of the most important facilities is the Directorate of Interior Divisions, which includes 6 large buildings that accommodated more than 2,000 male and female students, well-known by providing the best features for students, taking care of their requirements and providing them with various services. Besides, the University Health Center, which is run by skilled health and administrative staff, delivers leading health services to students and academic staff.