The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Iraq announced on Wednesday the entry of 27 Iraqi universities and government in the classification of the "RUR" (the international ranking of universities for 2019.

"The entry of these universities into the Ranking is an indicator of the quality of higher education in Iraq," Nabil al-Araji, the scientific supervisor at the Iraqi Ministry of Education said.
and he said :: Noting that "the Iraqi universities that entered the classification RUR for the year 2019 distributed by 15 public universities and 12 private universities"

"The number of universities that have emerged in this classification during the last year was only four universities, which is a major development in the implementation of the projects goals of the government program 2018-2022," Araji said in a statement received by Iraq Gate.