University of Duhok, Iraq

Founded in 1992, UoD is a fast-growing institution in the city of Duhok. It plays a vital role in developing the community by instigating socioeconomic, cultural, scientific as well as educational progress in the northern part of Iraq. The vision of the University of Duhok is a university of the twenty-first century, committed to research and teaching.

Duhok is the capital of Duhok Governorate in Iraqi Kurdistan. The city lays on a plane between two mountain ranges along the Tigris river. The majority of citizens are Kurds; they live peacefully with Chaldean, Assyrian, Armenian and Yazidi. Duhok city is famous with historical sites in which sculptures could be seen on the rocks, with one of the largest attractions being the Dohuk Valley and Dam.

Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Programme Partner

The University of Dukok is an Erasmus+ International Credit Mobility Programme Partner. The Erasmus+ programme now offers mobility worldwide, all participants receive a travel and subsistence allowance.

ICM funding and application

  • Staff and PhD - incoming and outgoing ICM
  • Priority subject area - Education

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Available Subject Areas

Please ensure that you research the courses available to you as an exchange student, and check with your subject coordinator(s) that these courses are suitable for your Glasgow degree programme. Please note that partner course offerings may change on a yearly basis.

Please research course level; content and assessment structures; partner academic pre-requisites for exchange students; whether enough courses / credits are available in your degree subject(s) to meet your Glasgow degree credit requirements; language of teaching and for Joint Honours students, whether the partner has any restrictions on taking courses from different Schools/Faculties.

  • Education

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