President of Cihan University-Erbil and senior manager of Kurdistan Engineers Union signed a joint agreement with the aim of strengthening relations between them, drawing up a roadmap for joint work between them and benefit from each other’s experience in the field of engineering.
On Thursday, November 17th, 2022, Prof. Dr. Amjad Saber Al-Delawi, president of Cihan University-Erbil received Engineer Abdulrahman Ali Kurda, senior manager of the Union. In a meeting, they discussed the future work plan of their relations. In his speech, Prof. Dr. Amjad welcomed the guests and supported the opening of such courses. He stated that Cihan University-Erbil as an academic and scientific center opened its doors to all governmental and private organizations and institutions in general and all union of Engineers in particular.
In response, Engineer Abdulrahman Ali Kurda, senior manager of the Union, said: “we are pleased with this agreement and rapprochement. We are delighted that our work began by opening a course with you. We acknowledge that your lecturers have high skills and experience.
Then, in a ceremony, Prof. Dr. Amjad Saber Al-Delawi and Engineer Abdulrahman Ali Kurda, signed a joint agreement between Cihan University-Erbil and Kurdistan Engineers Union.
After signing of the agreement, in two separate speeches, the President of Cihan University-Erbil and senior manager of Kurdistan Engineers Union hoped that the points of the agreement would be an opportunity to serve engineers on the one hand and engineering students on the other hand. Therefore, they all can participate more efficiently in the reconstruction of Kurdistan’s infrastructure in the future.
The main objective of the agreement was to emphasize that the Kurdistan Engineers Union as a professional institution for the activities of engineers and the Cihan University-Erbil as an academic and educational institution can train engineers and introduce Cihan University students to the engineering job market by Kurdistan Engineers Union, and at the same time the Engineers Union members can make use of experiences of Engineering Department academic staff in different specialties. To fulfill these purposes, the agreement was signed between them.
According to the agreement, the two sides will work to conduct joint seminars and workshops in different fields of engineering and management based on Kurdistan Region and the world and scientific changes in order to enrich the scientific capabilities of Kurdish engineers. Kurdistan Engineers Union members can organize seminars for the senior students of engineering departments of the College of Engineering to introduce them to engineering labor market and the Union work and prepare them for the stage of after graduation.
Based on the agreement, various courses, engineering training and project management will be opened for engineers and senior college students of engineering departments of the university using experience of local expertise and bringing in foreign experts when needed. In addition, the lecturers of Cihan University-Erbil will be accepted for the Union affairs and both sides would participate in conferences and activities of both sides, especially in the field of engineering.
Recently, Revit training course for architectural and civil engineers has been opened at Cihan University-Erbil. During the course, the lecturers of the departments of Architectural and Civil Engineering at Cihan University-Erbil will present engineering seminars theoretically and practically to the members of Kurdistan Engineers Union. The two sides will be familiar to the latest mechanisms of working in the fields of architectural and civil engineering. By signing this agreement, the relation between the two sides will go to an important and better stage.