The Department of Anesthesia Techniques aspires to be among the leading departments within the higher education system in Iraq, both in educational and research domains. This active contribution aims to enhance society by providing high-quality education in the field of anesthesia techniques. The department seeks to enrich the community with productive and innovative capacities, contributing to improved healthcare services.


Providing high-quality education within a suitable learning environment to keep pace with the advancements in the field of specialization is essential. This reflects on preparing the student to be highly qualified, meeting the requirements of both public and private sectors in the labor market. Moreover, the student should be capable of creating new employment opportunities to support the community and actively participate in technology transfer.


The department aims at preparing specialized healthcare professionals in anesthesia and intensive care techniques to work in healthcare institutions. Graduates of the department are responsible for preparing patients before surgical procedures in the operating room. This includes administering appropriate anesthesia doses in collaboration with the anesthesiologist and performing critical care tasks for the patient. Additionally, they are involved in operating and maintaining anesthesia equipment and materials.

The Department aims to prepare specialized healthcare professionals in anesthesia and intensive care technologies to work in healthcare institutions.

The Graduate Performs
• Preparing the patient before the surgical procedure in the operating room.
• Administering appropriate doses of anesthesia to the patient.
• Performing tasks related to intensive care for the patient.
• Operating and maintaining anesthesia equipment and devices.
• Handling the anesthetic substances used in anesthetizing patients.

Our laboratories

Our laboratories

Our laboratories

Job Description for a Graduate

  • • Teaching students how to effectively and innovatively use anesthesia devices is a key aspect of the educational process.
  • • Teaching anesthesia techniques aims to serve various aspects of society with a human-oriented approach in problem-solving.
  • • Providing the latest curricula in the necessary technical and scientific knowledge is essential to achieve the professional and academic goals of the department's students
  • • Teaching students how to independently acquire new knowledge is part of the educational process.
  • • Providing students with opportunities for practical and hands-on learning.
  • • Students become acquainted with new technologies to meet the growing requirements of the national economy.
  • • Providing high-quality knowledge effectively using various means, including exploring experiential learning opportunities and new educational curricula, whether through direct or remote learning, or both, as a means to enhance efficiency and increase student learning opportunities.