UKH Professor Tarik A. Rashid Awarded Golden Medal for “Distinguished Researcher” in Iraq

In the presence of the Iraqi Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Dr. Naeem Al-Aboudi, Al-Ayen University held a ceremony honouring the winners of the University Award for Academic Scientific Researcher in its third edition. The honoring ceremony was held on Wednesday, February 1, 2023, at Al-Ayen University. UKH Professor Dr. Tarik A. Rashid, […]

February 2, 2023

UKH Provides English Language Training for Peshmerga Forces

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is proud to announce the second round of English Language Training for officers from the Ministry of Peshmerga Affairs (MOPA) of the Kurdistan Regional Government (KRG). This training is being sponsored by the British Consul General in Erbil. UKH hosted a small opening ceremony of the course, in which […]

February 1, 2023

UKH Acknowledges Alumni who Earned Three Diplomas  

On Tuesday 31 January 2023, UKH President Prof. Dr. Keith Sharp, Vice President Prof. Dr. Dana Mawlood and Alumni Officer Ararat Rahmiy received a group of UKH alumni comprised of Aryan Adnan, Shahen Salah and Mahmood Sidiq, who earned three different academic diplomas from UKH. UKH president warmly welcomed the alumni and extended UKH’s congratulations […]

January 31, 2023

Nickolay Mladenov Visits UKH

On Wednesday January 18, 2023 Nickolay Mladenov, current member of the Governing Board at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) and Director General of the Anwar Gargash Diplomatic Academy (AGDA) in the United Arab Emirates visited UKH. Mr. Mladenov was accompanied by UKH Governing Board Member Ms. Isabel Uribe and were warmly welcomed by UKH […]

January 18, 2023

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

Martin Luther King Day at UKH

On Martin Luther King Day, January 16 2023, the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) celebrated the day by hosting the US Consul General, Mr. Irvin Hicks to give a lecture and Q&A session. Mr. Hicks reflected on the significance and relevance of this historical day during the lecture. The event was attended by senior KRG […]

January 16, 2023

LFU President Visits UKH

The president of the Lebanese French University in Erbil (LFU) Dr. Amin Salih and a delegation from the university visited the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) on Sunday 15 January 2023. The delegation was warmly welcomed by UKH Vice President Professor. Dr. Dana Mawlood. Dr. Amin congratulated Professor Mawlood on being appointed as UKH Vice […]

January 15, 2023

American Corner in Erbil and WEDO Sign MOU

The UKH President Professor Keith Sharp and Bayar Shahab, founder of WEDO and UKH Alumni, signed an MoU between WEDO and the American Corner in Erbil in the presence of the US Consulate Deputy Public Affairs Officer Jason Gallian. Wedo has been collaborating with ACE for several years and Wedo has provided training and workshops […]

January 12, 2023

UKH Symposium: Climate Change and Its Impacts

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) organised a one-day symposium titled “Climate Change and Its Impacts” on Tuesday 10 January 2023. The symposium was supported by UKH Centre for Environmental Studies (CES) and the Aynda Institute in Erbil. The symposium was attended by related KRG officials, academics, students and activists who were engaged in the […]

January 12, 2023

UKH Faculty Members Prepare to Become AdvanceHE Fellows

Around 30 UKH academic staff are preparing to become fellows of the AdvanceHE Academy, the UK’s professional body for university teachers. UKH became an AdvanceHE member institution in October as part of its mission to create the best student academic experience through the international professional standards of its staff. UKH academic staff are currently engaged […]

December 14, 2022