Founded in 1967, University of Sulaimani is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the medium-sized city of Sulaymaniyah (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Kurdistan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government, University of Sulaimani (UOS) is a coeducational higher education institution. University of Sulaimani (UOS) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. UOS also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services.