About The University

About the University of Erbil

The International University of Erbil is located in the city of Erbil, the flourishing capital of the Kurdistan Region. The IUE has been restructured from colleges into a faculty system in order to enhance the interactions between multi-disciplinary academic fields. Today the University has 4 faculties, Engineering, Business Management, Education and Law & International Studies and Diplomacy, and consists of 22 departments.

The IUE seeks to establish itself as one of the top universities in Kurdistan, Iraq and the wider region. Our aim is to create a professional workforce and leaders for the community by offering a high quality educational environment. This will inspire students and individuals to achieve their potential through learning, research and best practice.

Mission Statement:
Our mission is to benefit individuals and the community through education. This includes personal training, up-to-date knowledge and the updating of skills in various fields of academic research such as engineering, management, law and international studies and education.
The UoE aims at creating an educational environment suitable to the formation of the future generation. Thanks to its commitment the IUE will offer its students all the educational and intellectual means to improve their lives and to benefit the whole society.
The UoE main goals are set in order to create not only good professionals in their respective fields, but also to form citizens aware of their role in society. In order to achieve these goals, the University of Erbil supports:
Academic excellence by supporting and encouraging the highest standards of academic achievement and research;

Diversity by engaging students from different ethnic, religious, economic and social backgrounds;

Learning by creating an open, positive environment of active participation in studying and research;

Freedom of thought and expression by respecting different opinions and means of expression in harmony with customs and traditions;

Leadership by educating a leadership with integrity and vision;

Responsibility The University of Erbil is committed to fostering generations of successful professionals who will contribute positively in enlightening and benefitting the future of Kurdistan and the region.