The Message of Kandahar University’s Chancellor 

Kandahar University, established in 1990-1369 under the auspices of the Ministry of Higher Education, holds a prominent position among the five distinguished universities. Located in the former capital and current political and cultural hub of Kandahar, it also monitors the academic and administrative affairs of five provincial universities: Kandahar, Helmand, Oruzgan, Zabul, and Daikundi.

Kandahar University aspires to emerge as a leading institution in various scientific disciplines, providing exceptional education and conducting groundbreaking research for the betterment and advancement of society. Under the leadership of a dedicated, experienced, and proficient leadership team, Kandahar University strives to establish itself as a reputable and esteemed global institution.

Shekh Moulavi Abullrahman tuiabi

Allama Habibi Library

Allama Habibi Library was established in 1992 and now it is considered one of the largest libraries across the country. The current building of library was constructed with the financial support of USAID and all the books were transferred into the new building in 2014. The library has approximately 90,000 books in various fields and in different languages. In addition, there are two particular centers for researchers, the Reference Room and Afghan Studies Center. The reference room includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, reports, annuals, conference and workshop articles, journals, magazines, laws, official gazettes, newspapers, collections, monographs, theses, article collections, indexes, atlases, and other audio and video materials. The center for Afghan Studies includes Afghanistan related books, magazines, newspapers, atlases, photos and other historical materials. Allama Habibi Library is organized on the basis of the contemporary catalogue system of Congress library.