The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research extends its congratulations to Cihan University-Erbil for achieving the prestigious first place among private universities in the Kurdistan Region and Iraq.
The Ministry expresses its commendation to the president, university council members, lecturers, employees, and students of Cihan University-Erbil for securing the top position in the Times Higher Education Arab University Rankings 2023 among private universities in both the Kurdistan Region and Iraq.
The accomplishment of Cihan University-Erbil underscores the proactive role of private universities in advancing their positions through research efforts. It is asserted that this achievement stands as a testament to the commitment of private institutions to secure a more prominent standing within the international academic community. Moreover, the Ministry underscores the positive effect of this success, anticipates that this achievement will contribute positively to the overall academic progress and scientific standards of universities in Kurdistan, with a particular emphasis on private institutions in Iraq and the Kurdistan Region.
In concluding this congratulatory message, the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research reiterates its support for all Kurdistan universities. This commitment extends to both public and private institutions, emphasizing the shared goal of achieving and maintaining distinguished positions in academic arena.