Shatt Al-Arab University College
|كلية شــط العرب الجامعة|
Shatt Al-Arab University College (SAUC) is the first private sector high-educational institution in the Southern Iraq has a remarkable history of imparting quality studies and education in the region. Shatt Al-Arab University College (SAUC) was established on the 5th of October 1993 as an academic and educational institution in Basra – Iraq. The College with its long journey and natural growth for more than 21 years has made a tremendous progress in academic , scientific and cultural sides that made it capable of providing the public and private sectors with qualified manpower. The premises of this College was expanded , modified and modernized to meet the expansion in starting new departments and the growing increase of the students. Initially, The SAUC started with three departments, namely , the Departments of Law, Politics and Business Administration. Later, it offered the Department of English in 1995, the Department of Computer in 1996 and the Department of Accounting in 2003. The number of the undergraduate students expanded increasingly from ( 400 students ) in 1993 to ( 4042 students ) in 2016. Besides, it became a recognized institution as a SAC Testing Center for TOFEL & IC3 accredited by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.
For contribution in the cultural and scientific movement in the Country, the SAUC issued its first Issue of the magazine in 2011. This Issue enfolds a variety of studies and researches in different aspects of knowledge.
In 2014, the SAUC selected theAmerican Global Standards Iraq for training & certification of the College Quality Management System against the requirements of ISO 9001-2008 QMS International Standards by meeting the standards , a third party certification audit by the American Global Standards cleared the ISO 9001-2008 Certificate to the SAUC on 10-5 2015.The College is now standing as a distinguished private educational, cultural and scientific institution in Iraq.
The SAUC will help you to get an excellent degree and are committed to earning an exceptionally wide range of opportunities to gain the graduate-level skills, experience and expertise which employers are seeking. A large number of our graduates were in employment or further studies.
- The Department Of Computer Science
- The Department Of English
- The Department Of Business Administration
- The Department Of Accounting
- The Department Of Law
The Department Of Computer Science
The Department of the Computer Science tries to achieve the following objectives: 
-Prepare graduate students specialized in computer science to contribute positively to society empowerment. -Meet the needs of the educational institutions through efficient manpower. -Encourage the scientific research and sponsor publishing on local and international levels. - Support the students’ abilities to incorporate the scientific theoretical side with field experience. -Enhance the students’ abilities in scientific research and to continuous access to up-to-date scientific and educational developments. -Prepare a generation of academic researchers qualified with scientific competencies that enable them to sustain research in the field of computer science. -Attain educational and scientific relations with specialists and academics working in the realm of computer science, nationally and internationally. -Achieve quality and academic accreditation at both local and international levels.
Department Of Law
The Department seeks out to put the theoretical background onto practical bases by providing opportunities to the students to conduct visits and attend real judicial sessions at the Courts. The Department of law seeks to fulfill the following objectives: -Create a generation conscious of serving law procession ( judiciary and justice) ; and a generation that stands in touch with the latest development taking place in the field of law in both of its theoretical and practical sides. -Build a proactive network of relations with other faculties of humanities in Iraq and international wide. -Proceed in summer practical training of the third-year students at the judicial institutions, particularly training in civil and penal courts. -Organize outreach activities that serve the community, such as conferences, seminars and meetings. -The academic scientific process to have an active role in developing the real status quo of Iraqi society.
The Department Business Administration
The Department of Business Administration ‘s basic goals are: -Build the student’s personality and to develop his/her abilities to assume leading positions at the governmental and non- governmental institutions. -Have access to and participate in cutting-edge knowledge in the area of business administration. -Support ties and relationships with the Arabic andInternational educational institutions that further the activation of cooperation and development. -Take interest in holding workshops and organizing training courses to introduce students to the practical field to enhance their skills and abilities. -Provide top notch education for preparing a generation capable of using state-of-the-art technology in the area of information management and data processing. -Contribute in fulfilling the Iraqi job market needs in the realm of business administration. -Develop students’ practical skills with the use of practical training and case studies in business administration.
The Department of English
The Department of English endeavors to attain the following objectives: -Preparing graduates to teach at intermediate and preparatory formal and private schools. -Providing the students with comprehensive knowledge of English language and literature. -Enhancing and developing the Students’ language and communicative skills. -Enhancing and developing the students’ critical and creative thinking. -Planting the spirit of the cooperative work and society service among the students. -Enabling and teaching the students how to translate scientific and literary texts. -Teaching the students how to analyze and criticize linguistic and literary texts. -Developing the students’ skills for future benefit after graduating.
The Department Of Accounting
The Department of Accounting seeks to accomplish the following goals: -Build the student’s personality and develop his/her abilities that qualify him/her to work at different posts and in different establishments. -Have access to and participate in cutting-edge knowledge in the area of accounting. -Support ties and relationships with the Arabic and International educational institutions that further the activation of cooperation and development. -Take interest in holding workshops and organizing training courses to introduce students to the practical field to enhance their skills and abilities. -Provide top notch education for preparing a generation capable of using state-of-the-art technology in the area of accounting and auditing. -Contribute in fulfilling the Iraqi job market needs in the accounting and auditing. -Develop students’ practical skills with the use of practical training and case studies in the field of saccounting and auditing.