About Cihan University | At a Glance
Cihan university is a private English-speaking institution, one of the first and finest universities established in Erbil, Kurdistan, Iraq. It was approved by the Kurdish Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in 2006 and operated for the first time in 2007.
Spread over 127.000 m2, the university campus consists of newly-built, modern, fully-equipped and spacious complex of buildings which hosts its academic departments, administration offices and student service facilities.
Cihan University offers undergraduate degrees in Law, Business Administration, Accounting & IT, Communication & Engineering, Computer Science, International Relations, Architecture Engineering, Biology, Graphic Design and English.
Cihan University has worked hard since its establishment in 2007 to set strategic plans in the fields of education and scientific research to serve the society and to develop it as well as develop the performance. The university has become a place where the students personalities are built in addition to receiving knowledge to prepare them for the coming real life. Development and continuous change have become the only consistent marks in our life.
The main mission of Cihan University in education aims at spreading the informational awareness in Kurdistan and Iraq and providing the youths with everything concerning knowledge and learning to face the contemporary huge development in age of technology.
The plans and programs include:
1.Applying the concerned regulations and rules.
2.Activating the system of academic orientation.
3.Following up the graduates by a specialized section, namely (graduates affairs section).
4.Launching new specialized departments due to the needs of the society and the official directorates.
5.Activating the system of the continuous teaching.
6.Encouraging the students to take the responsibility of their study and to continue their learning.
7.Transferring towards the electronic learning.Providing the continuous back up for students.
8.Adopting the academic standards in developing the library and laboratories.
9.Updating the educational programs to match the requirements of labor market.
10.Preparing the infrastructure, the laboratories, and the classrooms to simulate the standards of learning quality assurance.
11.Launching higher education in different specializations.
12.Preparing a suitable environment to organize the scientific conferences and practice cultural, literary, and sports activities.
13.Organizing relations, protocols, and cultural and scientific deals with international universities.
14.Putting research plan for the departments related to the university plan.
15.Publishing a refereed prestigious scientific journal.
16.Holding the annual scientific conferences related to the departments and to the needs of the society and the governmental institutions.
17.Organizing the scientific symposiums and software fairs to maintain academic relations, deepen cooperative concepts, and raise the scientific level in Kurdistan and Iraq.
18.Activating shared research among counterpart departments and colleges providing the tools and instruments.
19.Attracting the local, regional, and international research projects.
20.Supporting and marketing the distinguished researches.
21.Holding courses in computer, accounting, banking, finance, legality, and English.
22.Pushing the governmental institutions to train the students during summer break and through the field trips.