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November 17, 2021

UKH White Coat Ceremony

On Thursday 11 November 2021, the School of Medicine (SOM) at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) organized the White Coat Ceremony for the freshmen of the class of 2027. The ceremony started with welcoming speeches and motivation from the previous Dean of the school, Dr. Bahram Resul followed by the current acting dean Dr. […]

November 14, 2021

Anfal to Zanko, the Uprising and Universities

Few days in your life will compete with this day and profoundly shape your life. That also means that few graduation speeches like mine are remembered in the swirl of achievement and anticipation.  You have worked incredibly hard during your time at UKH and achieved real success often against the odds. And you have done […]

November 11, 2021

UKH Hosts KRI Start-up Innovation Challenge 2021

On the occasion of Global Entrepreneurship Week 2021 and as part of the activities of the IEEE Region 8 entrepreneurship initiative, the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH)’s Creativity and Entrepreneurship Centre (CEC) hosted the two-day KRI start-up innovation challenge 2021. This event is organized in partnership with Expertise France’s YANHAD programme. First day of the […]

November 10, 2021

HSE Training for Petroleum Engineering Students

Senior students of UKH’s Petroleum Engineering programme had a training on Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) organized by UKH’s Career Development Centre (CDC). While the students are being prepared for graduation next year, CDC is determined to guarantee UKH graduates are well-equipped with necessary training, knowledge and skills demanded by the industries in the Kurdistan […]

November 9, 2021

UKH Graduation Ceremony Class of 2020 and 2021

On Wednesday 3 November 2021, University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) held it’s 11th and 12th graduation ceremony in a historic eventful evening. The event started with the march in of students, faculty and governing board members. A total of 145 students from the class of 2020 were awarded undergraduate and postgraduate degrees, as well as […]

November 3, 2021

CDC Seminar: Career Path in the Oil and Gas Industry

The Career Development Centre (CDC) at University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) hosted a seminar on career path in the oil and gas industry. The seminar was presented by Zewar Muhmmed, Deputy Country Manager at Taqa Atrush B.V., an international oil company operating in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.  The seminar was attended by students and […]

October 25, 2021

UKH and BTU Extend Cooperation Agreement

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is glad to announce the extension of the existing cooperation agreement with Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus – Senftenberg (BTU) based in Cottbus, Germany for three more years. Both institutions, represented by presidents Bill Rammell of UKH and Prof. Dr. Gesine Grande of BTU signed a memorandum of understanding […]

October 13, 2021

UKH and Sulaimaniyah Directorate of Health Sign Memorandum of Understanding

University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) and Sulaimaniyah Directorate of Health (DoH) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on Thursday 30 September 2021. The purpose of this MoU is to officially record the desire of the two parties in promoting and furthering links between them. The partnership is to develop collaborative activities in academic areas of […]

October 4, 2021

A UKH systematic review paper ranked first in the Web of Science Core Collection for the year 2020-2021

A systematic review paper titled “Operational framework for recent advances in backtracking search optimisation algorithm: A systematic review and performance evaluation” authored by Dr. Bryar A. Hassan and UKH Professor Dr. Tarik A. Rashid achieved the first rank in the Web of Science Core Collection for the year of 2020-2021 in Iraq. The achievement is […]

September 30, 2021