The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Prof. Dr. Qusay Al-Suhail congratulated the Iraqi universities on the appearance of (36) Iraqi universities in the classification RUR/ Russian Federation for the year 2020.

The Minister said that higher education in Iraq has gone a long way towards parallelism and competition with its counterparts in the countries of the region and the world, indicating that Iraqi universities are beginning to take their true position within solid global rankings as a result of the availability of scientific and academic sobriety standards in them..

He added that the efforts made by those universities produced progress in Russian classification URU, noting that the universities of Baghdad, Al-Mustansiriya and Anbar progressed to the first three ranks locally.