Mosul University is a public university located in Iraq – Mosul. The University was established in 1967. The university includes 23 colleges, 6 research centers, 6 consulting offices, 5 Hospitals & Clinics, few museums, a number of directorates, technical and administrative units.

There are more than 4281 academic lecturers in our university, distributed to sciences and humanities colleges and centers throughout the university. The area of the university is estimated at more than 270 hectares distributed over three areas within Mosul. The University provides advanced programs for higher education in various disciplines at all levels in accordance with high standards aimed at presenting more qualified graduates who contribute to the development of the society economically and socially. In addition, the university shows a commitment to ethical and professional values, creates a stimulating environment for learning and intellectual creativity, supports the human rights, employs technology optimally, and pursues creative research that contributes to building a knowledge society.

Facts about the University of Mosul

Mosul University is a public university located in Mosul. It is one of the largest educational and research centers in the Middle East, and the second largest university in Iraq, after the University of Baghdad. The University was established in 1967.

  • Number of Colleges, Centers and University Institutions

Colleges 23
Research Centers 6
Consulting Offices 6
Hospitals & Clinics 5
Museums 6
And a number of directorates, technical and administrative units

 

  • Number of Academic Lecturers

Professors 196
Assistance Professors 1014
Lecturers 1261
Assistance Lecturers 1810
Total 4281

 

  • Number of Undergraduate and Postgraduate Students

Undergraduate Students 40000
High Diploma Students 585
Master Students 575
PhD Students 134

Vision, Mission and Goals

Vision

To achieve leadership and excellence in the fields of teaching and learning, knowledge production and dissemination, and community service, to reach an advanced position among Iraqi, Arab and international universities.

Mission

To provide advanced programs for higher education in various disciplines at all levels in accordance with high standards aimed at qualifying more qualified graduates who contribute to the development of the society economically and socially. As well as, commitment to ethical and professional values, creation of a stimulating environment for learning and intellectual creativity, supporting the human rights, optimal employment of technology, and the pursuit of creative research that contributes to build a knowledge society and providing technical consultation to raise the level performance of community institutions.

Goals

  1. Preparing qualified staff scientifically, professionally and educationally in different fields of knowledge according to high quality specifications.
  2. Promote scientific research in theoretical and applied sciences, encourage research related to development programs, as well as support future research.
  3. Continuing development of the curriculum for primary and higher studies, in accordance with modern knowledge and technology innovations.
  4. Promote the religious, moral and national values ​​of university students and develop a spirit of cooperation, responsibility, and environmental awareness among students.
  5. Participate in the service of the community through direct and continuous interaction with its institutions, providing scientific consultations, and strengthening educational programs
  6. To strengthen links with regional and global academic universities to interact positively with their successful scientific experiences.
  7. Improving the performance of faculty members at the university throughout intensifying the courses of teaching methods, workshops and assessment.
  8. Dissemination of the principles of quality among the employees of the University.

 

Organizational structure of the University

  • The university presidency includes

Scientific assistant and administrative assistant and the office of the rector. There are many departments and units, including finance, human resources, graduate studies, cultural relations, statistics informatics, quality assurance and university performance and others. These departments are managed by many administrative and scientific competencies.

  • Colleges and research centers include

The medical group:

Faculty of Medicine, College of Veterinary Medicine, College of Dentistry, College of Nursing and College of Pharmacy

The engineering group:

Faculty of Building and Construction Engineering, Electronic Engineering College, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Irrigation Engineering College, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, and College of Computer Engineering.

College of Science:

Department of Chemistry, Geology, Mathematics, Physics and Biology.

College of Basic Education:

Department of  Islamic Education ,  Arabic Language  English Language,  Special Education , Physical Education Sport Science ,  Kindergarten , History Geography , General Science and Mathematics .

College of Arts includes the following sections:

Department of Translation, English, Arabic, Turkish, history, French, Philosophy and Sociology.

College of Agriculture and Forestry:

Department of Forestry, Animal Production, Field Crops, Soil and water resources, Gardening & Landscaping, Plant Protection, Food science, The agricultural economy, Agricultural Extension and Technology Transfer, Machines and agricultural machinery.

Faculty of Administration and Economics:

Department of  Economy, Business Management, Banking and Finance, Industrial Management, Marketing, Financial Accounting and Auditing, Cost and administrative accounting, Management information systems, Management of tourism and hotel institutions.

College of Education:

College of Education for Pure Sciences

Faculty of Education for Human Sciences

College of Petroleum and Mining Engineering

College of Computer Science and Mathematics

College of Environmental Sciences and Technology

College of Fine Arts

College of Education for Girls

College of Archaeology

College of Physical Education and Sports Sciences

College of Islamic Sciences

College of Political Science

College of Law

 

Research Centers

Computer and Internet Center, Center for Regional Studies, Center of Mosul Studies, Water Resources Research Center, Center for Environmental Research and Pollution Reduction, Center for the development of teaching methods and university training, Remote sensing center.