Department of Biology

Since 2009

Daytime Studies

336
Students
18
Academic Staff
52
Complete Courses
6
Labs

Description

Biology department in Cihan University- Erbil was established in 2009-2010. The Department offers a four years program that awards the students a bachelor degree in Biology (B.Sc. Biology). Our community dedicated to research, teaching, and provide best environment for the students to learn and explore an exciting, and diverse fields starting from cells that are the basic unit of life to different living things having the ability to acquire and transform energy. The goals of the biology department are attained through a variety of different measures, including lectures, debates, laboratory experiments, field studies, seminars, and guest speakers. Students may engage in research in different manners within the course structure or independently under the guidance of a faculty member. The program also provides a thorough education in the history of scientific discovery in biology as well as technical skills that needed for running contemporary biological research. The department occupies eight laboratories that provided with state of the art equipment that helps the students to conduct experiments in chemistry, botany, zoology, microbiology, Genetics and a variety of biological and biomedical sciences as well as medically related courses such as pathogenic bacteria, basic and clinical hematology, mycology, basic and medical virology, parasitology, immunology and medical laboratory analysis techniques.

Mission

The biology department is committed to educate and prepare students for a life of continued learning as well as for careers in life sciences, health care professions, and environmental education. Training the next generation of biological scientists is the main mission of biology department to help and improve the rapid scientific advance in the region. The Department is dedicated to discovering and supporting the talents and interests of students and leading them in choosing a career for a successful life after graduation. The department aims to prepare a young future leadership and a well oriented research team workers.

Vision

The Department of Biology is an academic community of scientists and students responsible for and engaged in advancing the discovery, dissemination, and application of knowledge in biological sciences. Students should develop skills in communication, analysis, and critical thinking relevant to biology and other disciplines. For the future vision of the University, the department could act as a core for basic sciences for medical specializations.

Objectives

  1. To provide a comprehensive education in biology that emphasizes on scientific reasoning in solving scientific problems which relates to the biological sciences.
  2. Increase the knowledge and awareness of the physiology of organisms.
  3. Training the students on designing and running experiments as well as handling the laboratory instruments.
  4. Providing thorough training in written and oral communication of scientific information.
  5. Teaching the students to combine different topics of course to improve and enhance the understating the biology science.
  6. To contribute to local, national, and international scientific communities through collaborations and service activities that promote education and dissemination of information.
  7. To contribute to the community by collaborating with public, nonprofit, private, and industry partners.

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News & Activities

Classifying Plants In Sami Abdul-Rahman Park

The Biology department in Cihan University held a project...

Biology department head participates in berlin conference

Biology department head in Cihan University Dr.Hadi Al-Saki participated...

Graduated students participating in 3rd International Conference

A group of graduated students in Biology department with...

world diabetic day

On 14-11-2018, the department of Biology at Cihan University...

World Diabetic Day

On 14-11-2018, the department of Biology at Cihan University...

The role of health outreach in prevention diseases

On 17-12-2018, the department of Biology in coordination with...

Seminar on “How to Prepare Yourself for Examinations”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “How...

Graduation Projects Discussions

Graduation project discussion was held in Biology Department for the fourth...

Seminar on “Resistance in plants to insects”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Resistance...

Seminar on “SEM Examination for The Antenna of Apis Mellifera”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “SEM...

H pylori test a volunteer work by students

On May 2, 2018, a group of Biology students...

Workshop on “Educational Development”

Biology department had held a workshop for Teachers of...

Seminar on “Wireless Radiation, Health and Environmental effects”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Wireless...

Seminar on “Reducing of SOx Emissions Participates in Decreasing Environmental Pollution”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Reducing...

Seminar on “The Regulons of AtrA”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “The...

Seminar on “Immune Aspects of Heat Shock Proteins in Cystic Echinococcosis”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Immune...

Seminar “Toxoplasmosis”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Toxoplasmosis” ...

Scientific Trip

The Department of Biology organized a scientific trip for...

women’s health & STD campaign

On March 23, 2018, a group of Biology students...

Hepatitis B Virus test and awareness a volunteer work

On March 2, 2018, a group of Biology students...

Seminar on “Laboratories and Accreditation”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Laboratories...

Seminar entitled “Population”

The Department of Biology held a seminar entitled “Populations”...

Insect festival

Despite the economic crises that our region pass on...

food festival

On 11 of May another beautiful day in the life...

Seminar on Biological effect of radioactive contamination

Assistant professor Dr. Ali Hassan Ahmed  from Biology Department...

Polymerase chain reaction

Assistant Lecturer Ahmed Nwzad from Biology Department delivered a...

Scientific trip

This trip was conducted by the Biology Dept. of...

Workshop on prepare fourth year students for the global market

Learning Development Unit was conducted a workshop for Biology students (Fourth...

Tele-Symposium: From OXFORD University

The Biology Department hosted Dr. Hasanen Al-Taiar, a locum...

Women`s Day

In appreciation of their outstanding service in Iraq and...

workshop on Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)

Biology Department with help of Assistant Professor Dr. Aza...

Workshop on Management & Leadership

Biology department conducted a workshop on the fifteenth and...

workshop on Probiotics in IBD

Assistant lecturer Hawri Fitah Al-Dawood from Biology Department  organized...

A second blood donation campaign at Cihan University

On Thursday 05/01/2017, with the cooperation between the Biology...

Biology Department welcome first year student

Biology Department welcome the first year students as they...

Biology Department welcome first year student

Biology Department welcome the first year students as they...

workshop on coronary heart disease among diabetes patients

Assistant lecturer Pawan Sirwan from Biology Department organize a workshop...

Dr Nawzad and Dr Fouad meets the Biology Department new students

On 27/11/2016, Dr Nawzad and Dr Fouad meets the Biology Department...

WorkShop on Molecular Cancer

Biology Department host a workshop with help of Associate Prof....

Small projects exhibition for the department of Biology students

On Tuesday 15/11/2016. The second level students of the department...

Workshop on Cancer

Assistant lecturer  Doste Rashid Mamand from Biology Department organized...

Workshop on Alzheimer’s disease and Schizophrenia

Associate Prof. Dr. Linda S. Fawzi from Biology Department...

Workshop on Health & Safety

The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in...

Presentation on Plant tissue culture

Mr. Ali M. Hussein Maroof from Biology Department delivered...

Fourth year graduation projects

On Tuesday May 2016 fourth year Biology students presented...

Fourth year graduation projects

On Monday 16 May 2016 fourth year Biology students...

First Aid workshop

Biology Department organized a workshop on 15/05/2016 at VIP...

Seminar on Oral Health

A seminar by Dr. Sarwar Qasim (B.D.S, G.D.P) and...

Scientific trip to Health Public Lab

This trip was conducted by the Biology Dept. of...

Presentation on PCR and DNA sequencing

Mr. Hakar Muhammad Saleh from Biology Department delivered a...

Seminar on Zika virus

On Thursday, 5 April,2016, A seminar on Zeka virus...

ANNOUNCEMENT-BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT

The Biology Department announce the schedule of the first...

Birthday event for kids with cancer

the kids of Nanakali hospital for blood disease and...

Presentation on Nutrition and oral health in older people

Mr. Safaa Safin Hayder from Biology Department delivered seminar...

Mid-Term Examination at Biology Department

On the 21st of November 2015, the students of...

Chairty Event

Believing in their duty to help others in need,...

Kurdistan Save the Children Seminar

In association with the Biology Department, Kurdistan Save the...

Presentation on bacteriophage as therapy

Dr. Ali Al-Fendi from biology Department delivered a seminar...

Cihan university first conference – Biology Second Session

Dr. Ameena S. M. Juma the head of biology...

Biology students started their second course

Since the start of the previous week biology students...

Cihan University first scientific conference – Proceedings of the Opening Ceremony – part 2

Cihan University first scientific conference – Proceedings of the...

Cihan University first scientific conference – Proceedings of the Opening Ceremony – part 1

Cihan University first scientific conference – Proceedings of the...

Scientific trip to Pepsi soft drink factory – Biology department

Under the direction of Dr. Ameena Sabah Mahmood head of biology...

Closure of the blood donation campaign events

After two successive days of blood donations Biology department...

Biology Department – Blood Donation Campaign (Monday Report)

Biology department campaign ” You Can Save a Life” continued for...

Biology department unleashed a blood donation campaign

Biology department will unleash a blood donation campaign entitled...

Biology Department – Blood Donation Campaign (Sunday Report)

Cihan university main campus has witnessed yesterday Sunday 15-12-2013 the unleashing of “You Can...

Biology department – Mid examinations go on smoothly

During the last 2 weeks the Mid examinations for...

Biology department – First year activities

since the start of the new academic year ,...

Stem cells – Seminar by 3rd stage students

As a part f the biology department visions to...

Fish oil and its benefits – Seminar conducted by Biology department

As a part of the scientific activity that is...

Biology department arranged scientific tour to the museum of insects

Biology department arranged a scientific tour to the museum...

BIOLOGY DEPARTMENT ANNOUNCES THE FIRST ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST

“A picture worth thousands of words” PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST BIOLOGY...

Biofuel -seminar

Biology department will present a seminar titled “Biofuel”. This...

Nanotechnology and its application in Biology and Medicine – Seminar

From time to time, Biology department host a scientific...

Biology department declared the top 3 students in each level

Dr. Ameena Sabah Mahmood  head of Biology department has declared today...

The start of the new academic year 2013-2014-Biology department

During the last three weeks before Al-Eid vacation Biology department has been...

biology students graduation – The first batch

Cihan university celebrated its graduation day on October 9...

Last year activities

The previous year did witness many activities in biology department , may be...

CU in Rizgari Hospital

As part of its continuous efforts to become an...

Phone

+9647505797455

Email

biodep@cihanuniversity.edu.iq