President of Cihan University_ Erbil, Prof. Dr. Amjad S. Al-Delawi stated that “Cihan University is a pioneer among other universities in Kurdistan. We have to continue eagerly to be among top universities at an international level.”
In a meeting with University Ranking Committee and Accreditation Committee on Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021, Prof Prof. Dr. Amjad S. Al-Delawi said that Cihan University_ Erbil has a special academic reputation among other universities in Kurdistan based on its quality and scientific level. So, some more efforts should be done to improve the ranking internationally in order that the reputation of the universities reflects the essence of the university. In this way, to attain this goal, some more considerable and detailed steps should be taken.
In another part of his speech, the president of Cihan University_ Erbil stated that these two committees have vital tasks to improve the university ranking internationally and they have to fulfill their tasks properly. Therefore, the committee members were demanded to work more enthusiastically on the criteria needed for university ranking and raising the academic reputation of the university. He mentioned that “it would be a demanding work that needs detailed plans and precise mechanisms to be implemented and we formulate its plan today.”
Regarding the accreditation of the departments, Prof. Dr. Amjad S. Al-Delawi said that all departments have to make any attempts to gain accreditation. In the first step, few departments will be assigned to put forward the plans.
At the end of the meeting, the members of both committees discussed some recommendations and exchange their ideas to initiate and to accomplish the plans in near future.