SOM and KHCMS Collaboration 

The Dean of the School of Medicine (SOM) at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) Dr. Teshk Shawis received Dr. Ariana Barzinjy from the Kurdistan Higher Council of Medical Specialty (KHCMS) on Monday 16 January 2023. The two sides discussed mutual cooperation and integration of skills and knowledge for a better student experience. UKH-SOM has […]

January 17, 2023

UKH Library is Open Now

After being closed for renovations, the library of the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is now open in a totally different shape and look. UKH President Keith Sharp, Doug Morrow, Public Affairs Officer at the US Consulate General in Erbil, the library director Lesley Gaj as well as our students and faculty members attended the […]

December 14, 2022

UKH Civil & Architectural Engineering Department Host Sessions for Academics from Duhok and Dortmund Universities

The Department of Civil and Architectural at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) hosted each of Dr. Hasan Sinemillioglu and Dr. Basheer Saeed from TU Dortmund University and Duhok University respectively. The academics delivered presentations to UKH students of architecture on development under conditions of crisis and Spatial Programme at the Duhok University. The presentations […]

December 1, 2022

UKH and CUE Sign Memorandum of Understanding

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) and the Catholic University in Erbil (CUE) signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Wednesday November 11, 2022 in a ceremony held in CUE. While UKH continues its broadening its external engagement, this agreement is signed with an objective to enhance relations between the two parties and develop academic […]

November 9, 2022

UKH & AUSOM Summer School Collaboration

The School of Medicine at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is glad to announce a new collaboration with Aristotle University School of Medicine, with support from the Greece Consulate General in Erbil and Study in Greece (SIG). The programme is titled Greek Medical Peshmerga: Advances in Emergency Medicine and is scheduled to kick off […]

June 9, 2022

Psychology Session for UKH Students

Within UKH’s Student Talent Development and Student Wellbeing & Counseling Centres’ partnership with the SEED Foundation-Kurdistan, we hosted a special session for UKH students on personal health and well-being on May 16, 2022. During the session the students were taught about mental health, how it affects their bodies and minds, and what they can do […]

May 18, 2022

UKH Professor Tarik A. Rashid Awarded “Knight of Iraqi Scientific Research”

UKH Professor Dr. Tarik A. Rashid from Computer Science and Engineering Departments is on the list of top 10 researchers in the Al-Ayen Iraqi Researchers Ranking (2022). AIR-Ranking 2022 is a national ranking organised by Al-Ayen University to honour those who have worked inconclusively to promote the Iraqi researcher image in the international arena. Professor […]

March 3, 2022

UKH President Bill Rammell met with Chinese Consul General in Erbil

On January 16, President of the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH), Bill Rammell met with Chinese Consul General, Ni Ruchi in Erbil. Rammell gave a background about UKH since its establishment and its mission, as well as its future priorities. Mr. Ni Ruchi explained China’s commitment to furthering its academic engagement and cooperation in the Kurdistan Region, […]

January 16, 2022

UKH Helps Boost Training for Kurdistan Parliament Advisers

Experiences and expertise from one of the oldest parliaments in the world were shared with advisers to one of the newest by trainers from the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH). The workshop was organised by the European Technology and Training Centre (ETTC) and funded by the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung. It took place on 14/15 December. Advisers at […]

December 14, 2021