Admission


UKH GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:-

General English Foundation Programme:

UKH’s general foundation programme aims to provide students with the language, skills and behaviour required for them to be able to pursue further studies in Higher Education. Students will study the four skills of reading, writing, listening and speaking, as well as a PTE preparation module and maths. 

Addition to developing language competence, other essential skills and behaviour are also targeted. These include collaboration skills, communication skills, creativity, critical thinking skills, problem-solving skills, self-management, and study skills.

In order to proceed to the UKH undergraduate programme, students will need to achieve a minimum score of 45 on the PTE, IELTS 5.5 or 65 on TOEFL. Furthermore, students under the Business Management, Natural Resources Engineering Management and Computer Science and Engineering will need to pass Maths I and Maths II. 

  • Please note that acceptance into the foundation programme does not guarantee entrance into the undergraduate programme.


Admission requirements are:

    1. General high school score of 70% and above

    2. English Language Admission Test

    3. Interview

Applicants dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered.


THE SCHOOL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (SMS) – THE PRE-MEDICAL BRIDGING YEAR (PMBY) PROGRAMME AY 2017-2018:-

The University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH), School of Medical Sciences is delivering unique medical education programmes. The medical education programme is an accredited programme established in partnership with and under the direct supervision of HYMS – Hull York Medical School.

 

Graduates from the PMBY programme will be able to progress to the MBBS degree programme with the possibility of continuing to a postgraduate degree in Medical Science as a joint European accredited programme with our partner in Europe.

 

This study programme is one of the most sophisticated and newest to be introduced in medical education.  The aim of the MBBS programme is to teach the students and train them to be tomorrow’s doctors through problem-solving, interactive teaching, and clinical and evidence-based research. Areas to be covered in the PMBY programme include: natural medical sciences, language and medical terminology.


Admission requirements are:

1. Secondary school certificate, attained within the last five years and with a general high school score of 90% and above.

2. Minimum high school education score of 80% in Biology, Chemistry and Physics.

3. Minimum English Language requirement is 54 in PTE, 6 in IELTS or 82 in ibt-TOEFL.

4. School Entrance Test (SET)

 5. Interview

Applicants dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered.


GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS FOR UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES IN SCHOOL OF SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING– AY 2017-2018:-

 

The School of Science and Engineering (SSE) is offering eight majors in its undergraduate programme.

Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE)

   ·         BSc in Computer Engineering

   ·         BSc in Computer Science

   ·         BSc in Software Engineering

   ·         BSc in Telecommunication Systems Engineering

Department of Natural Resources Engineering and Management (NREM)

    ·         BSc in Petroleum Engineering

    ·         BSc in Mineral Resource Engineering

     ·        BSc in Water and Environmental Engineering

Department of Civil Engineering (CIE)

     ·        Foundation Programme - Civil Engineering

     ·        BSc in Civil Engineering


Admission requirements are:

1. Secondary school certificate, attained within the last five years and with a general high school score of 75% and above for CSE majors and 80% and above for NREM and CIE majors.

2. Minimum high school education score of 80% in Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics for NREM and CIE majors and minimum of high school education score of 70% in Mathematics and Physics for CSE majors.

3. School Entrance Test (Consists of questions from Mathematics, Chemistry and Physics)

4. Minimum English Language requirement is 45 in PTE, 5.5 in IELTS or 63 in ibt-TOEFL.

5. Interview

Please note that admissions to the BSc in Civil Engineering require the successful completion of a 1-year Civil Foundation Programme.

Applicants dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered.

Required Application Documents are:

1. Application Form: Online application is required.  

2. Official transcripts: Provide a copy of an official transcript(s) with your application.

3. Certification Letter from High School: Provide an official letter from your High School certifying your HS Average.

4. A copy of Passport/ID

5. One passport size photo


Tuition Fees for SSE Programmes at the University of Kurdistan Hewlêr for Academic Year 2017-18

Programme

Tuition Fee

Remarks

BSc in Computer Engineering

US$ 5,000

Annual Basis

BSc in Computer Science

US$ 4,000

Annual Basis

BSc in Software Engineering                          

BSc in Telecommunication Systems Engineering     

US$ 4,000

US$ 4,000

Annual Basis

Annual Basis

BSc in Petroleum Engineering

US$ 5,000

Annual Basis

BSc in Mineral Resource Engineering

US$ 4,000

Annual Basis

BSc (Hons) in Water Resource Engineering

US$ 4,000

Annual Basis

BSc in Civil Engineering

US$ 5,000

Annual Basis

Foundation Civil Engineering

US$ 2,000

Annual Basis




GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS for UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES in KURDISTAN BUSINESS SCHOOL – AY2017-2018:-

The Kurdistan Business School (KBS) is offering five majors in its undergraduate programme.

Department of Business and Management (BM)

·         BSc in Business Management

·         BSc in Public Sector Management

Department of Economics and Finance (EF)

·         BSc in Accounting

·         BSc in Economics and Finance

·         BSc in Statistics



Admission requirements are:                                          

1. Secondary school certificate, attained within the last five years and with a general high school score of 70%.

2. School Entrance Test  (Consists of general knowledge questions)

3. Minimum English Language requirement is 45 in PTE, 5.5 in IELTS or 63 in ibt-TOEFL.

4. Interview

Applicants dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered.


Tuition Fees for the programmes in KBS for Academic Year 2017-18

      Programme

   Tuition Fee

 Remarks

BSc in Business Management

US$ 2,500

Annual Basis

BSc in Public Sector Management

BSc in Accounting

US$ 2,500

US$ 2,500

Annual Basis

Annual Basis

BSc in Economics and Finance             

US$ 2,500

Annual Basis

BA in Statistics

US$ 2,500

Annual Basis



GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS for UNDERGRADUATE PROGRAMMES in SCHOOL OF SOCIAL SCIENCES – AY2017-2018:-

The School of Social Sciences (SSS) is offering two majors in its undergraduate programme.

Department of Politics and International Relations (PIR)

·         BSc in Politics and International Relations

Department of English Language (ENG)

·         BA in English

  

Admission requirements are:                                          

1. Secondary school certificate, attained within the last five years and with a general high school score of 70% and above for PIR majors and 65% and above for ENG major.

2. School Entrance Test  (Consists of general knowledge questions)

3. Minimum English Language requirement is 45 in PTE, 5.5 in IELTS or 63 in ibt-TOEFL.

4. Interview

Applicants dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered.


Tuition Fees for the programmes in School of Social Sciences for Academic Year 2017-18

      Programme

   Tuition Fee

 Remarks

BSc in Politics and International Relations

US$ 2,500

Annual Basis

BA in English

US$ 2,500

Annual Basis

GENERAL ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS for POSTGRADUATE PROGRAMMES AY2017-2018 

Admission requirements for Master’s Degree are:

1. A minimum of a second class, division 1 honours degree (2:1) or equivalent from a recognized university (equating to a score of 60% or above from a UK Institution or UKH, or a GPA of 3.0 or above from an American Institution or 70% in an Iraqi Institution).

2.For a second class, division 2 honours degree (2:2) which equates to a 50-59% or above in a UK Institution or 60% in UKH, if accompanied by:          

          a.      A relevant professional qualification at an equivalent level 

                  and/or

          b.      Substantial relevant professional experience.

3. Minimum English Language requirement is 50 in PTE, 6 in IELTS or 74 in ibt-TOEFL.  For Masters in English Language and Literature, a minimum PTE Academic Score of 64 (with no less than 55 in Listening and Speaking, 61 in Reading and 64 in Writing), 6.5 in IELTS (with no less than 6.0 in Listening and Speaking, and 6.5 in Reading and Writing) or 94 in ibt-TOEFL (with no less than a 21 in Listening and Speaking, 23 in reading and 24 in Writing).

4.Interview

The final decision will be based on: 

  • Academic/professional qualifications and/or experience
  • English language qualification (as stated above)
  • Successful interview

Applicant dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered

Required Application Documents are:

1.Graduate Application Form: Online application form is required.

2.Official Transcripts:Provide a copy of your undergraduate transcript with your application.

3.Letters of Recommendation:Two recommendation letters are required to be submitted with your application, preferably one of which will be from a university academic.

4.Interview: Applicants who meet all of the academic entrance requirements will be invited to attend an interview at which they may be asked questions regarding their intended programme of study. The interview is a compulsory stage of the selection process Students.

5.Provide a copy of CV.

6.A copy of passport/ID.

7.One passport size photo.


Postgraduate Tuition Fees for AY2017-2018:- 

  • School of Science and Engineering (SSE).
    • MSc Petroleum Engineering: $6000 per academic year.
    • MSc in Computer System Engineering: $5000 per academic year.
    • MSc in Software Engineering: $5000 per academic year.
    • MSc in Information Technology Management: $5,000 per academic year.

  • Kurdistan Business School (KBS).
    • MA in Business and Management: $4500 per programme.
    • EMBA : $8000 per programme.
    • MA in International Studies: $4500 per programme
    • MSc in Oil and Gas Management: $8,000 per programme.
    • MSc in Economics: $6,500 per programme.
    • MA in Marketing: $4,500 per programme.
    • MA in Human Resources: $4,500 per programme.
    • Masters in Sustainable Management: $8,000 per programme.
    • Masters in Health Management: $8,000 per programme.
    • Masters in Public Sector Management: $8,000 per programme.
  • School of Social Sciences (SSS).
    • MA in International Studies: $4500 per programme
    • MA in English Language and Literature: $4500 per programme.

    Admission requirements for Doctoral Degrees are:

1. MPhil/MA/MSc or any other equivalent educational certification for the degree on the basis of which admission is requested, with a minimum score of 70% or a Cum GPA of 2.7 from any recognized institution, in a field of study   relating to the respective subject for which s/he is seeking admission.

2. Minimum English Language requirement is 60 in PTE, 6.5 in IELTS or 90 in ibt-TOEFL or an equivalent GRT (Graduate Recruitment Test) level, the American postgraduate exam administered  in Erbil.

3.  Research Proposal

4.  Interview

 

Applicants dismissed for any reason from any university, school or college will not be considered.

  Tuition Fee for PhD: $6000 per academic year.