The University of Kordofan (Arabic: جامعة كردفان ) (informally Kordofan University) is one of the largest universities in Sudan located in Al-Obied 560 Km to the southwest of Khartoum. It was founded in 1990. University of Kordofan is recognized as one of the top universities in Sudan.
Central campus in northern part of the city of Al-Obied .
Medical campus in the centre of the city of Al-Obied just north to Al-Obied Teaching hospital.
Taggat campus which is 15 minutes drive (10 Km ) to the east of Al-Obied , build on the very famous Taggat secondary school
Education campus at the western side of the city of Al-Obied.
Undergraduate admission policy is governed by the national Board of Higher Education of Sudan, which sets the minimum admission requirement for secondary school students based on their national origin (Sudanese vs. non-Sudanese) and the secondary-school certificate board.
Deanship for Research and Postgraduate Training
Faculty of Natural Resources and Environmental Studies
Institute of Accounting, Banking and Information Systems
Centre for Intermediate Technology in Agriculture
Gum Arabic Research Centre
Faculty of Commercial Studies and Business Administration