In compliance with the University Uniform Act issued by the Iraqi Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kufa University undergraduate students have to put on University uniforms inside the university classes and departments.
On the 30th of July that signals the end of the academic year, the University of Kufa sponsors a special ceremony celebrating one of its students’ happiest days, that is graduation and getting a university degree. The graduation ceremony proceeds either at the University Campus or at one of the finest places in the City of Najaf. The ceremony witnesses a vital participation of the graduated students and their families as well as the university personnel and the university council headed by the president of the university.
At the end of the parade, each Dean of a faculty asks for the President permission to give the graduates the degree officially. As soon as the President’s permission is granted, the Dean begins distributing graduation certificates among the graduates. However, students first on their classes receive a special prizes from the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, the president of the University and other VIPs in the Governorate to encourage other students who are not graduated yet to work hard to join those top students.