Under the auspices of Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Mr. Ali Mohammed Al-Adeeb with a number of representatives, and officials, University of Baghdad celebrated its annual celebration of Science Day on Al-Hakeem Gallery, by the presence of the President of Baghdad University Prof. Alaa Abdel-Hussein Abdel-Rasool, Deans of the Iraqi Colleges , a group of researchers , and the teaching staff on Thursday 2/5/2013 , its slogan (By Science and scientists we build Iraq ) for enhancing and deepen the concepts of distinction through choosing who are distinguished scientifically by appreciating them , and for being proud of them as the basic pillars in the society, so we honoring this good group first , to spread the spirit of innovation and creativity , secondly, to motivate the spirit of competition among them , third, directing the energies to serve the state developmentally . This ceremony was for their efforts included the following steps:
Honoring 35 Iraqi scientists by granting them the Medal of distinction .
Honoring 196 Professors who holding the first rank on the university and professors who they are distinguished scientifically and world- known ,
Honoring the pioneers of the teaching members who holding professors degree , one of them Prof. Thamir Al-Amiri from college of science
Honoring teaching members who getting a panted
Honoring the distinguished postgraduate students by publishing research in a sober specialized scientific journal ,
Honoring the best book ,author and translator who they got an innovation award or a scientific creativity
Honoring best project for students of the ended- grades
This honor was based on sober scientific international criteria according to the UNESCO specialties , and this celebration included two operetta shows for Al-Qadisia and Missan Universities about the cultural heritage of Mesopotamia and its effect in the human thought.