The University of Damascus was established in 1923. This is the oldest universities in Syria and most prestigious universities in the world with a collection of near about 13,000 students and an academic staff of 2000 members. The institute offers the best knowledge and expertise in the major areas of the medicine, agriculture, economics, science and engineering. Many internationally reputed scholars and experts found a place in this institution working with dedication and academic commitment. The institute is known for its unique studies taken up from the societal perspective. The institute remains truly international by attracting 70% of students and 40% of staff outside Syria. Ability of the University of Damascus can be estimated from the type of students it produces year after the other whose expertise are much sought after by the governments, industries, corporate and Media. The strength of the institute lies in its ability to produce the true, genuine and unique research works where its students and staff pursue research and academics with passion and at most dedication. The university ranks good in the world and is known for its Academic Reputation, Employer Reputation, Faculty Student ration and relations, International Faculty, International Students and Citations per Faculty.
Editors, Contributors and Speakers 
The following is the list of scholars from Damascus University who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences