University of Duhok, Iraq

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

Any questions contact GoAbroad@glasgow.ac.uk

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  • Education

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