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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

Ambassador Arshak Poladian visits UKH School of Social Sciences

Armenian Ambassador to Morocco and Tunisia Arshak Poladian visited the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) on Tuesday 28 September 2021 and delivered a seminar to the students of Politics and International Department in Kurdish language. Poladian was accompanied by the Armenian Consul General in Erbil Mr. Arshak Manoukian. Poladian is a known expert of Oriental, […]

September 28, 2021

National Conversation on K-19 Education in Kurdistan: Task Force Meeting

University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) hosted the task force meeting as part of the National Conversation on K-19 Education in Kurdistan. The K-19 National Conversation aims at drawing a roadmap for strategic reform in the education sector in the Kurdistan Region. The conversation involves local stakeholders who will propose policymaking and recommend solutions to all […]

September 27, 2021

Erbil Head of Embassy Office of Canada Mr. Yves Duval visited UKH

Erbil Head of Embassy Office of Canada Mr. Yves Duval visited UKH on Monday 27 September for a roundtable discussion with UKH students. They discussed the upcoming national elections of Iraq and our students shared their thoughts on the future of youth and the obstacles they face.

September 27, 2021

Farewell Ceremony for Dr Heja Sindi

After 14 successful years at UKH, Dr Heja Sindi, UKH Vice President for Academic Affairs and Research is parting ways with the university on 23 September 2021. A farewell ceremony was organized for Dr Heja on 22 September in which UKH President Bill Rammell, faculty members and staff joined. “I would like to express my […]

September 23, 2021