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The University of Kufa is known to provide high-quality services to its students, staff, and visitors, so as to ensure that they have the best possible experience on campus. With its momentous Islamic architecture, the university is home to an assortment of buildings, gardens, and landscapes that represent a fusion of rich Islamic artistic heritage with a modern twist. The unique heritage of the university and its significant history are clearly reflected in the many domes, arches, minarets, muqarnas vaulting, and girih tiles found in buildings around the campus. What makes it more fascinating is the hundreds of date palm trees crowding the university grounds and bordering the sidewalks.

Designed by a handful of talented architects and run by a preeminent administration, the campus is accessible and accommodating to various individuals, and getting around has never been easier thanks to its marvelous transportation system. You can see the ticket kiosks at the university’s main gate and get on the bus to reach your destination on the campus. There are many gardens that cover a large campus area, with several expert farmers cultivating and trimming them regularly so students may pursue their educational experience while surrounded by trees and unique flora.

To our amusement, the university also provides pupils with markets and shops where they can buy everything they desire, from basic educational materials to personal necessities, with great effort being put into making the shopping experience as miscellaneous as possible. Furthermore, there are several cafeterias on campus, some of which have business collaborations with well-known local restaurants and cafés to ensure that customers are content and delighted with the services. For easy access, there is at least one cafe near each college building on the campus. It is also significant to point out that there is a central restaurant in the center of the campus which serves students, staff, and guests.

More importantly, since the university’s number one priority is the academic achievements of its undergraduate and postgraduate students, it made sure to help facilitate and enhance their research and learning experiences by providing them with several libraries. There, students and visitors can borrow books, surf the net, or spend their time reading and studying for academic research. In their leisure time, students may engage in the different sports activities provided for them at the university by simply attending any one of the many athletic and recreational facilities that have been constructed solely for their past time.

For those students and researchers who have travelled from across the country to study at its institutions, the university has provided residency for them with a fully-equipped dormitory on and off campus. It is supplied with power, running water, food, and other basic necessities that help make students feel comfortable and at home. Likewise, university guests and international visitors are also provided with an on-campus residency at the UoK guest house. There, they are treated to the best hospitality and warmly welcomed into the university family.

The UoK is doing everything in its power to continuously develop and upgrade its campus and facilities in order to match the needs and necessities of its students, staff, and society, as well as provide them with the best educational and recreational experience possible.

We hope that you decide to make the UoK your second home and enjoy life at our campus.