About the Department of Geology

The Department of Earth Sciences is one of the departments of the College of Science, which was established in the academic year 1993 in order to provide specialized cadres in various fields of geosciences, especially in the fields of petroleum geology and water resources due to the water and oil resources of southern Iraq in general and the Basra region in particular. The first course of study at the bachelor's level was graduated in the academic year 1996 / 1997. The department of graduate studies introduced a master's level in the year 1996 / 1997, and the doctorate level was the first course in 2001 / 2000.