International Partnership Announcement in Portugal

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) has forged its first-ever Cooperation Protocol with Portugal through the esteemed I-Piaget Institute. This partnership spans six countries of Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea Bissau, and Mozambique. This historic collaboration marks a new chapter of international cooperation for UKH, uniting the Kurdistan Region with regions renowned for their […]

May 24, 2024

Progression to the University of Huddersfield

Academic Year of 2024-2025 Application Process and Requirements UKH has signed a progression agreement with the University of Huddersfield, located in the UK. The partnership will enable our students to study at the University of Huddersfield, advancing their education and earning dual degrees at the end of their studies. We were delighted to receive a […]

April 28, 2024

UKH Alumni Newsletter: Special Edition – International Women’s Day

The Alumni Association at the University of Kurdistan Hewler (UKH) dedicated the second issue of the second volume of UKH Alumni Newletter especially to UKH successfull women in Kurdistan and beyond. To highlight our appreciation for their accomplishments, this issue exclusively features the inspiring stories of our female graduates. Click here to read the special […]

March 8, 2024

Korean Consul General Visits UKH

Korean Consul General Seungcheol Lim visited UKH today and was warmly received by UKH President and Vice President Prof. Dr. Keith Sharp and Prof. Dr. Dana Mawlood, respectively. Both sides discussed the value of comparative studies of the economics of the Kurdistan Region of Iraq and South Korea. Prof. Sharp expressed UKH’s interest and motivation […]

January 11, 2024

UKH Signs MOU with KII

On 20th December 2023, the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Kurdistan Innovation Institute (KII), which outlines a wide range of cooperation themes in the field of innovation. The KII delegation, headed by Dr. Sarbaz N. Othman, Deputy Chair of Board of Directors and Co-CEO of KII, was warmly […]

December 20, 2023


PROSPECTS FOR THE KURDISH DIASPORA The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) has recently partnered with prestigious international institutions; Middlesex University, University of Vienna, and Nagasaki University to oarganise a two-days special workshop titled “International Comparative Diaspora Workshop: Prospects for the Kurdish Diaspora”. The workshop was carried out on November 30th and December 1st 2023 in London. […]

December 2, 2023

Special Seminar: Iraq’s Growing Water Crisis: Management and Environmental Solutions

On Sunday 15 October 2023, Vice President of the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) Prof. Dr. Dana Mawlood delivered a special seminar titled “Iraq’s Growing Water Crisis: Management and Environmental Solutions”. The seminar was delivered to diplomats, university presidents, dignitaries and officials with direct relation to the alarming water crisis in Iraq and the Kurdistan […]

October 22, 2023

UKH Delegation High-Profile US Tour: Meetings with Prominent Institutions and Government Bodies

In July 2023, a delegation from the Board of Governors of the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) chaired by Mr. Marshall Billingslea held a series of meetings with prominent institutions and figures in the United States of America (US). The delegation visited the University of South Florida (USF) and was received by General Frank Mckenzie, […]

August 10, 2023

Peacebuilding, Dialogue and Heritage: Documentation of Oral Culture in the Kurdistan Region – Iraq

The University of Cambridge Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, and the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH), the Centre for Peacebuilding & Dialogue (CPD), co-organised a workshop and event on ‘Peacebuilding, Dialogue, and Heritage: Documentation of Oral Culture in the Kurdistan Region – Iraq’, in UKH on June 24, 2023. Following a University of […]

June 25, 2023

Chinese Acting Consul General Visits UKH

The Vice Consul General of the People’s Republic of China in Erbil, Mr. Liu Zhenyong visited the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) on Wednesday 21 June 2023. Mr. Zhenyong was accompanied by Mr. Chen Guojing from the Political Section of the Consulate General, and both were welcomed by UKH President Prof. Dr. Keith Sharp. Prof. […]

June 21, 2023