School of Management and Economics

UKH Launches the First Ever DBA Programme in Iraq

UKH School of Management and Economics (SME) welcomed the first cohort of the PhD programme and Iraq’s first ever DBA programme through an Induction Event on 2 May 2024. The doctoral programmes comprise of a 60-credit modular coursework and a 300-credit Dissertation. The coursework will be block delivered in the weekends during Semester 1 by […]

May 4, 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

UKH Alumni Newsletter: Volume 1, Issue 5, November 2023

Issue 5 of Volume 1 of the UKH Alumni Newsletter is published by the UKH Alumni Association. This issue was published after the graduation ceremony class of 2023 was held for 283 graduates, adding to the number of UKH future leaders already involved in leading in their respective fields. This issue sheds the light on […]

November 12, 2023

UKH Alumni Newsletter: Volume 1, Issue 4, September 2023

The fourth issue of UKH alumni newsletter is published by UKH Alumni Association. In this issue, you can read stories from outstanding UKH alumni who tell their success stories and how they made it to the business world. You can read stories from successful entrepreneurs, marketing specialists, medical doctors and learning experts. The issue also […]

September 3, 2023

Renowned Professor Taimur Sharif Appointed as Dean of UKH School of Management and Economics (SoME)

On June 1st 2023, Professor Dr. Taimur Sharif joined the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) as the new dean of the School of Management and Economics (SoME). Prof. Taimur has a profound career record of working for a diverse range of universities and institutions worldwide over two decades. Prior to joining UKH, he served as […]

June 5, 2023

UKH Alumni Newsletter: Volume 1, Issue 2, April 2023

The second issue of the UKH Alumni Newsletter, volume 1 has been released by the UKH Alumni Association, and it is packed with fascinating success stories from our alumni. This latest edition features accounts from a diverse range of UKH alumni who share their personal journeys and experiences at UKH, and how this has impacted […]

April 11, 2023

Meet Dr. Robert Manning, UKH’s New Business Professor

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is glad to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert D. Manning, professor of finance and economics and the School of Management and Economics (SoME). Dr. Robert owns a high profile, with an intensive international career at the world’s best ranking universities and institutions. He is a past senior research […]

April 2, 2023

OpenAI and ChatGPT: Awareness Raising of the Role of AI in Higher Education Assessment

Assistant Professor Freek Olaf de Groot of Applied Linguistics/TESOL at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) delivered a seminar on Artificial Intelligence and its new features, especially OpenAI and ChatGPT to UKH faculty members and staff. ChatGPT is a newly-emerged AI-operated website which is becoming familiar to students at UKH and around the world. Dr. […]

February 19, 2023

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