The University was founded in accordance with the following laws and decisions:
- Law No. (21) of the year (2002) regarding the practice of economic activities.
- Law No. (2) of the year (1992) regarding the organization of higher education
- The General People’s Committee Decision No. (249) of the year (2005) regarding the adoption of the civil education and training regulations
- Decision of the Secretary of the General People’s Committee of Higher Education No. (593) of the year (2007) regarding the establishment of a <<Civil Medical University >>.