College of Science/ University of Basrah have contributed effectively since its establishment in 1964 in supplying our society with specialized graduated and scientists who had devoted their knowledge and work to serve our society and to raise the reputation of our college among other Iraqi colleges and Arab and International colleges .
It was established in 1964, it is one of the major colleges of Basra University. In 1968, the college graduated its first class. Originally, the college consisted of four departments (physics, chemistry, biology and mathematics), in 1983, computer science department was established in a step to improve the higher education in Iraq. In 1993, geology department was established, this department is very important for Basra because of its geological properties and its oil wealth. In 2012, ecology department was established. The most prominent scientific activities of the college represented by the establishment of Marine Sciences center in 1977 and Polymer Research Center in 1966. The college also includes the Iraqi Polymer Society (established in 1995). The college established its consulting office in 1989 that achieved a number of important local and national projects .