President’s Office

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

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

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 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 President Receives Greece Ambassador to Iraq

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) President Dr. Keith Sharp received Georgios Almanos and Dr. Stavros Kyrimis, Greece Ambassador to Iraq and Consul General in Erbil, respectively. UKH president and Dr. Bayar Mustafa, dean of Research and External Engagement at UKH, discussed with the guests collaboration between UKH and Greek universities, and in particular UKH […]

December 13, 2022

Japanese Ambassador to Iraq Visits UKH

On Thursday 1 December 2022, Japanese Ambassador to Iraq Futoshi Matsumoto visited the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) and was received by UKH president Keith Sharp and UKH Dean of External Engagement and Research Dr. Bayar Mustafa. UKH president warmly welcomed Ambassador Matsumoto and congratulated him for his new role in Iraq. The two sides […]

December 1, 2022

UKH Renovate Mala Fandi Public Healthcare Centre in Erbil

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) renovated some parts of the Mala Fandi Public Healthcare Centre in Erbil to further support public healthcare and Erbil citizens. On Thursday 17 November 2022, each of Professor Keith Sharp, UKH President and Dr. Teshk Shawis, Dean of the School of Medicine (SOM) at UKH opened the renovated parts […]

November 17, 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 President Keith Sharp’s Speech – Graduation Ceremony Class of 2022

UKH President Keith Sharp’s full length speech video at our Graduation Ceremony – Class of 2022 on 20 October 2022.

October 26, 2022

Graduation Ceremony – Class of 2022

On Thursday, 20 October 2022, the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) held the graduation ceremony for the class of 2022. In an eventful evening, UKH graduates of undergraduate and postgraduate levels celebrated their success in a memorable ceremony. The ceremony was attended by KRG Prime Minister Masrour Barzani, ministers, other dignitaries and diplomats. Graduates and […]

October 24, 2022