Thamar University

Thamar University
HE Institution
Year of foundation: 
Member since: 
Thamar University
Parent Institution's name (english translation): 
Thamar University
Parent Institution's name (original language): 
Thamar University


Institutional postal address: 
City: Dhamar Country: Republic of Yemen PO BOX: 13020 Sana'a
Arab States
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Mission / Vision

The University's primary goal is to ensure an overall development of the student's faculties through creating an ambience of healthy academic pursuit for the improvement of a student's individual competence of perfection. Along with it, the university takes upon itself the task of arousing and cultivating individual sensitivity towards social responsibilities. In the sphere of career-building and job-opportunities, students are, thus, organized and trained to grow at the university a nerve-center for the generation of job-opportunities, and also diversifying them in the best interest of the society on a large scale. This kind of role model that Thamar University has adopted for itself is characteristically contrary to the common place practice of job-search as the bottom line of the pursuance of university-education.

As a vital organ of the socio-economic development, Thamar University dedicates itself to the task of creating an intellectual culture so that the sutdents in general are able to attain here a remarkably high level of knowledge, enlightment, and professional skills in all areas of study and research, e.g. humanities, arts and social sciences in one stream, and pure sciences, medicine, technology, agriculture, dentistry, Veterinary Medicine, etc. in the other. Instilling into the students a higher vision of life is what Thamar University stand committed to by means of creating an ethos for a high standard of teaching and exemplary academic discipline.


To sustain and promote high standards of teaching and research so as to produce highly qualified personnel for the economic and cultural development of the society.
To produce qualified technicians for the developmental needs by of the society setting up specialized institutes in the field of applied sciences.
To prepare students for the future challenges and provide them with enough knowledge and skills that will enable them to link modern sciences with the scientific knowledge inherited from the past.
To link the research and education with the life of the common man so that they become closely related to the needs of the society, and the requirements of the national planning and programs.
To coordinate with other national universities especially in the field of applied sciences in order to ensure a judicious use of national resources.
To create linkage and strengthen cooperation with other universities -national,regional and international- in different fields, especially in applied sciences and technology.

Main activities

Community service


  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry of Business and Employment. Department of Research and Universities
  • Generalitat de Catalunya. Ministry for Foreign Action and Open Government