Faculty of Medicine was establishment in 1977. The Faculty was part of Al Mustansyriya University. The first year of studying at this Faculty started in the academic year 1978. the Faculty of Medicine affiliated to University of Kufa in 1987. The study in the Faculty consists of six academic years; students are gained a bachelor degree in medicine and general surgery. Faculty of Medicine aims to prepare medical staffs specialized in general surgery and related disciplines to supplement the country hospitals.
1-Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics is considered as one of the important basic science departments available at Faculty of medicine. The department is involved in the graduation of competent well qualified doctors to do their humanitarian job of life saving. Further, Clinical Pharmacology, as a science, develops and improves doctor’s research capabilities to be in line with the rapid and progressive developments throughout the world
2- The department Pediatrics
Pediatrics department is one of the most important branches of medicine in Kufa University. The pediatrics department has been working since1980 tell now, providing the best knowledge for the students.
3- Department of diseases and forensic medicine
This department was established in 1981 and since that day this department feeds the university activism also offers all its services for diagnostic in the field of testing tissue and cellular studies.
4- Department of medical physiology and physics
Department of medical physiology and physics is considered as one of the important basic science departments available at the Faculty of medicine. This department is involved in graduating of well qualified doctors to do their humanitarian job of life saving. The department develops and improves doctor’s research capabilities to be in line with the rapid and progressive developments throughout the world
5- Department of Obstetrics and women
Women are half of the society so this department aims to train and develop of clinical skills and diagnostic studies for the students in primary stage. The department graduates students through the research and communication with the women's sections in other medical schools.
6- Department of community medicine
The Department of community medicine is very important in teaching undergraduate students and graduate medical personals different aspects of handling prevention and controlling different diseases including communicable and non – communicable ones.
7- Department of Anatomy and tissue
This department works with the students to clarify the vision of the basic medical sciences and scientific anatomy.
- MBCHB in Medicine and Surgery.
- PgD Higher diploma in general surgery, medicine, gynecology & obstetrics, pediatrics, ophthalmology, and diagnostic radiology.
- MSc. in biochemistry, microbiology, physiology and medical physics, pharmacology, and therapeutics, and pathology.
- Ph.D. in microbiology, physiology and physical medicine