The Faculty of veterinary medicine /University of Kufa, has been founded and received the first batch of students in 2008-2009. Earlier the Faculty has only three departments, which are anatomy, physiology and public health. Today the Faculty has six departments, in addition to the previous three aforementioned departments, Microbiology, pathology and poultry diseases and clinical sciences departments have also been established. The First Bach of students will be graduated at July 2013.
To produce veterinarians (Doctor of veterinary medicine) at a high level of professionalism and scientific knowledge.
To enhance scientific research activities in the various fields of veterinary medicine those contribute to knowledge in veterinary science and benefit the community and different society.
To provide quality and up to date veterinary services in veterinary sciences in order to resolve the problems that facing the livestock in the country.
To maintain and develop scientific capacity and performance, by activating the ports with others veterinary medicine and medical Faculties inside and outside the Iraq as well as with other governmental sectors inside Iraq.
To give a Professional advice and doing scientific research that meets the needs of community health, economy and benefit the society.
To become an excellent faculty and referral center in veterinary science and medicine in Iraq, middle east and in the world.
The Faculty of Veterinary Medicine combats toward excellence in teaching, research and professional services to expand knowledge in veterinary science for the enhancement of animal industry and welfare of animal and comfortability of human.