School of Science and Engineering

UKH to Collaborate with KRG on Water Crisis in the Region

On September 6th 2023, The Vice President of the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) Prof. Dr. Dana Mawlood received a delegation from KRG Ministry of Agriculture and Water Resources, comprised of Mr. Salman Kareem, Head of the ministry’s Geology Department, Ms. Sabeha Haji, Head of Engineering Department and Tara Azad, Head of Administration.   The […]

September 10, 2023

UKH Professor Achieves Status of Principal Fellow (PFHEA) from Renowned UK Institution

On August 24 2023, UKH Acting Dean of the School of Science and Engineering Professor Dr. Tarik A. Rashid received the status of Principal Fellow (PFHEA) from the AdvanceHE Academy, the UK’s professional body for university teachers. Dr. Tarik achieved this status In recognition of his attainment against the UK Professional Standards Framework for teaching […]

September 3, 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

UKH Signs MOU with Montanuniversität Leoben in Austria

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) signed a memorandum of understanding with Montanuniversität Leoben in Austria on 8 August 2023. This MOU, above all, is a milestone in the further internationalisation process of UKH and a big step forward for UKH petroleum engineering programme. Montanuniversität Leoben is one of the oldest universities in the world, […]

August 8, 2023

UKH Secures $32M Software Grant from Halliburton

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is proud to announce securing a significant grant worth $32 Million for Landmark Software from US oil and gas service company Halliburton. The grant was announced in a ceremony on Sunday 6 August 2023 in UKH in presence of UKH President Prof. Dr. Keith Sharp, Vice President Prof. Dr. […]

August 6, 2023

A Delegation from Baghdad IT and Communications University Visit UKH

On Tuesday 20 June 2023, a delegation from the University of Information Technology and Communication in Baghdad, headed by Mr, Wassim Wathiq, head of Projects Unit, visited the University of Kurdistan Hewler (UKH). The delegation aims at exploring UKH facilities and curriculum to benefit from the UKH experience in Baghdad, especially in our schools of […]

June 20, 2023


The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is partnering with the University of Duhok (UoD) to organise the fourth INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON RECENT INNOVATIONS IN ENGINEERING (ICRIE) 2023 (ICRIE 2023) on the 13th and 14th of September 2023. Professor at UKH School of Science and Engineering (SSE) are co chairs of different topics of this conference. SSE is led by national and […]

June 12, 2023

President of Kurdistan Engineers Syndicate Visits UKH

The President of Kurdistan Engineering Syndicate Mr. Abdulrahman Ali Kurda visited the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) on 31 May 2023 and met with UKH Vice President Prof. Dr. Dana Mawlood. Mr. Kurda paid the visit the congratule Dr. Mawlood on his new role in UKH and discuss means of collaboration between the two parties. […]

May 31, 2023

UKH Signs Agreement With TUCE in Bucharest

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) has signed an agreement with the Technical University of Civil Engineering (TUCE) in Bucharest, Romania.  According to the agreement, UKH Civil Engineering students will have the opportunity to spend one semester or an entire academic year in Romania. Their degrees will be recognised by both UKH and TUCE. The […]

May 29, 2023

UKH Computer Engineering Student Ranks Top 10 in Abu Dhabi University Research Competition

Ahmed Muhsen, a brilliant senior student from the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) Computer Engineering programme, has achieved remarkable success in the Abu Dhabi University Research Competition. He finished in the top 10 of the ranking list. Ahmed’s pioneering project focused on designing and 3D printing a six-degree-of-freedom robot arm that emulates the natural motion […]

May 23, 2023