The University of Anbar was established in1987 by Decree No. (51 dated 23/12/1987, located at Ramadi City, Centre of the Governorate of Al-Anbar.
On its establishment, the University started with two colleges only: The College of Education for Women, and the College of Education for Humanities. Due to the expansion in the Governorate and the increase in students’ volume, nine more colleges were established at the University Campus, (College of Engineering, College of Administration and Economics, College of Computer and Information Technology, College of Arts, College of Physical Education and Sport Science, College of Islamic Science, and College of Education for Pure Science). In addition to (College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy, and College of Dentistry) near Ramadi Teaching Hospital in Ramadi City, and the College of Agriculture .Later the College of Education in Qa’im, the College of Basic Education in Haditha, and the College of Applied Science in Heet. The total number of colleges is 18, including 61 different departments in addition to 6 scientific research centres.
Postgraduate programs started, which includes 33 majors for the Master Degree, and 13 for the PhD Degrees.
Academic Credit System: Courses /Semester Credit Hours
Language of studying: Arabic & English
Academic Degrees awarded: Bachelor , Master and PhD.