Directorates & Centers 

Various directorates work under supervision of vice president for scientific & postgraduate affairs. These directorates cover most of the scientific actions at the University of Zakho.


The Directorate of Scientific Affairs operates under the division of Vice President for Scientific and Postgraduate Affairs. The major vision of this directorate is to strive to consolidate scientific concepts and make them an essential tool in order to advance the advancement of scientific progress of the university forward. It works to create an extensive and comprehensive information base that allows colleges and departments in the university to have a clear and consist picture of their scientific levels and indicators of progress. Moreover, it aims to put future visions for the University in accordance with new experiences and experiences and continuity of excellence.

Directorate of Postgraduate Affairs (DPGA)

It is the focal point of the departments of graduate studies in Faculties/colleges of the University of Zakho and the link between them and the Presidency of the University represented by the Office of the Vice President for Scientific and Postgraduate Affairs.

This directorate has several tasks as: 

  1. Organizing files including academic and scientific information of the accepted applicants' for the postgraduate studies (Master and Ph.D.)
  2. Follow up the administrative orders, which issued from the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific research - KRG, which contains all the instructions and admission regulations in postgraduate studies and circulate them to the colleges to work under which.
  3. Assist in arrangement and preparation of the yearly postgraduate study plans.
  4. Help in the implementation of postgraduate studies plans through the university faculties and departments.


Directorate of Quality Assurance (DQA)

Teaching quality assurance plays a major role in achieving the high standard of education that the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in the Kurdistan region endeavors to achieve through its universities and institutes. The specific activities that the Ministry’s Teaching Quality Assurance Program focuses on are designed to reach several goals that include the following:

  1. Instill confidence in the value of the certificates awarded to students by the universities and institutes of the Kurdistan Region.
  2. To work on building an integrated system for continuous self-evaluation of all university operations and processes.
  3. Establish a specialized library to collect information on quality and accreditation systems for regional and international educational institutions.
  4. Support faculties/colleges, and centers in selecting and adapting standards that will be adopted as a starting point for academic accreditation.
  5. Develop a plan for the implementation of the quality program in the faculties/colleges and its centers through the links between the department in the center of the unit and the affiliated units in the faculties/colleges, and centers.
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Directorate of Journals of University of Zakho (DJUOZ)

The Directorate of Journals of University of Zakho operate under the division of Vice President for Scientific and Postgraduate Affairs. It has It has a great interest by the President of the University as it considered one of the important directorates in the University. It is responsible for the dissemination of good scientific research. JUOZ was founded in 2013 as two independent journals sponsored by the University of Zakho. They started with a frequency of 2 issues per volume. However, due to the good reputation enjoyed by the journal, the number of papers submitted increased, leading to an increase in the number of issues to become 4 per volume. All Journals of JUOZ are Double Blind Peer-Reviewed, Open Access Journals. Their contributors and their audience range from pure and applied science scientists and humanities and social scientists to engineers. Publishing in JUOZ journals starts with finding the right journal for your article. Currently, two Journals are published under this supervision of DJUOZ: 1-) Science Journal of University of Zakho (SJUOZ), and 2-) Humanities Journal of the University of Zakho (HJUOZ).

Directorate of Training and Development (DTD)

The Directorate of Training and Development is one of the important units at the University of Zakho. It leads an academic and scientific role by contributing to the academic development of the teaching staff (especially newly graduated teachers), and training them with various important skills in pedagogy and scientific research, and leadership and management. It provides theoretical and practical lectures in Modern Pedagogy domains and English Language Proficiency courses for higher education candidates. Moreover, the center commences a variety of cultural and educational workshops and courses which meet university's objectives and serve as a liaison between local community and university.

The TDT is housed in a purpose-built facility which includes modern classrooms and a well-equipped computer suite, as well as advanced audio-visual equipment and learning resources. Most importantly, The TDT's teaching staffs are experienced with Master or PhD from the finest international and local universities. Read more...

ICT & Statistics Center (ICTSC)

The Information Communication Technology and Statistics Center at the University of Zakho has an effective contribution in the process of developing and improving the education and scientific researches at the University. The Center consists of four Units: Website Unit, Media Unit, Maintenance Unit, and Statistics Unit.

The center aims in assisting the University to accomplish its goals by being trustworthy and committed, by supplying the students, and the academic staff of the University with high quality IT and Statistics services.  Since the ICT & Statistics Center ambitions are to achieve the University's goals, we do so by providing best ICT & Statistics services for all university members (students, academic staff, administrators, and even visitors) in order to quest after an academic privilege. Read more.

The Center of Applied Remote Sensing and GIS is one of the research centers of scientific specializations in the use and interpretation of visualization space and earth surface interpretation. This includes the task of developing educational and research capacity and the use of visualization and analysis of the space in order to take advantage of them in the areas of exploration and exploitation of natural resources and environment-related studies.

The active research and development program of the center focuses on advancing the application of various geo-spatial technologies including remote sensing, Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and Global Positioning Systems (GPS).
The center also develops spatial-statistical analysis/modelling techniques to the environmental, agricultural and natural resource sciences and management. Read more.

ڕێڤەبەری و سەنتەر

ڕێڤه‌به‌ریێن جۆراوجۆر لژێر سه‌رپه‌رشتیا ڕاسته‌وخۆ یا هاریكارێ سه‌رۆكێ زانكۆیا زاخۆ بۆ كاروبارێن زانستى و خواندنا بلند دهێنه‌ برێڤه‌برن و پتریا ئه‌ڤان سه‌نته‌ر و ڕێڤه‌به‌ریان د بوارێ كاروبارێن زانستیدا كاردكه‌ن. 


ڕێڤەبەریا کاروبارێن زانستی

ڕێڤه‌به‌ریا كاروبارێن زانستى كار و ئه‌ركێن خۆ لژێر سه‌رپه‌رشتیا هاریكارێ سه‌رۆكێ زانكۆیێ ئه‌نجامدده‌ن، ئارمانجا سه‌ره‌كى یا ئه‌ڤێ ڕێڤه‌به‌ریێ پێشخستنا ئاستێ خواندنێ و به‌رهه‌ڤكرنا پێزانینێن پێدڤى و دانانا ئاراسته‌یێن نوییه‌ بۆ خواندنێ.

ڕێڤەبەریا کاروبارێن خواندنا بلند

ڕێڤه‌به‌ریا خواندنا بلند سه‌نته‌رێ هه‌ماهه‌نگیا فه‌كۆلتى و كۆلیژێن زانكۆیێ یه‌، ئه‌ڤ ڕێڤه‌به‌ریه‌ ب كارێ ب هه‌ڤرا گرێدانا كۆلیژ و فه‌كۆلتیان دگه‌ل سه‌رۆكایه‌تییا زانكۆیێ ڕادبیت، نڤێسنیگه‌ها هاریكارێ سه‌رۆكێ زانكۆیێ بۆ كاروبارێن زانستى و خواندنا بلند.

ڕێڤه‌به‌ریا خواندنا بلند ئارمانجێن خۆ هه‌نه‌ ژ ئه‌وان ئارمانجان:

1ـ ڕێكخستنا كاروبارێن ئه‌كادیمى و زانستى بۆ قۆتابیێن خواندنا بلند (ماسته‌ر و دكتۆرایێ).

2ـ دویڤچوونا بریارێن وه‌زاره‌تا خواندنا بلند ل هه‌رێما كوردستانێ و وه‌رگرتنا ڕێنمایان سه‌باره‌ت وه‌رگرتنا قۆتابییان و پێگیریكرن ب ڕێنمایان.

3ـ هاریكارى و هه‌ماهه‌نگى د ڕێكخستن و دانانا پلانێن سالانه‌ ژ بۆ خواندنا بلند.

4ـ هاریكارى د جێبجێكرنا پلانێن خواندنا بلند ل هه‌مى كۆلیژ و فه‌كۆلتیێن زانكۆیێ.

ڕێڤەبەریا دڵنیایی جۆری

دلنیا جۆرى یا خواندنێ ڕۆله‌كێ به‌رچاڤ د به‌رزكرنا ئاستێ خواندنێ دبینت و وه‌زاره‌تا خواندنا بلند ژى ته‌ڤایا هه‌ول و بزاڤان بۆ به‌رزكرنا ئاستێ زانستى ل زانكۆ و په‌یمانگه‌هێن هه‌رێما كوردستانێ دده‌ت. چالاكیێن ده‌ستنیشانكرى یێن دلنیا جۆرى ل وه‌زاره‌تا خواندنا بلند و ڤه‌كۆلینێن زانستى ئه‌ڤێن لخوارێ دیاركرینه‌:

1ـ به‌رز ڕاگرتنا بوهایێ باوه‌رنامه‌یێ ده‌مێ ب قۆتابیێن زانكۆیێ دهێته‌دان.

2ـ كاركرن لسه‌ر سیسته‌مێ هه‌لسه‌نگاندنا خۆیى بۆ هه‌مى كارێن زانستى یێن زانكۆیێ.

3ـ ئاماده‌كرنا نڤێسینگه‌هه‌ك تایبه‌ت بۆ كۆمكرنا پێزانینان ده‌رباره‌ى سیسته‌مێ دلنیا جۆرى و پشت به‌ستن ب سازیێن خواندنێ لسه‌ر ئاستێ ناڤخوه‌یى و نیڤده‌وله‌تى.

4ـ پشته‌ڤانیكرنا كۆلیژ، فه‌كۆلتى و سه‌نته‌رێن زانكۆیێ د هه‌لبژاردنێن ستانداردێن جیهانیدا.

5ـ دانانا پلانان ژ بۆ جێبه‌جێكرنا دلنیا جۆرى ل فه‌كۆلتى و كۆلیژان برێكا خورتكرنا په‌یوه‌ندیێن یه‌كه‌یێن زانكۆیێ دگه‌ل یه‌ك.

ڕێڤەبەریا گوڤاریێن زانکۆیا زاخۆ یا زانستی

ڕێڤه‌به‌ریا كۆڤارێن زانكۆیا زاخۆ ژلایێ هاریكارێ سه‌رۆكێ زانكۆیا زاخۆ بۆ كاروبارێن زانستى و خواندنا بلند دهێته‌ برێڤه‌برن، به‌رێز هاریكارێ سه‌رۆكێ زانكۆیێ گرنگییه‌كا باش ب ئه‌ڤێ ڕێڤه‌به‌ریێ دده‌ت، ژبه‌ركو ئه‌ڤ ڕێڤه‌به‌رییه‌ به‌رپرسیاره‌ ژ به‌لاڤه‌كرنا ڤه‌كۆلینێن زانستى. كۆڤارا زانكۆیا زاخۆ ل سالا (٢٠١٣) كو ژ دوو كۆڤارێن سه‌ربه‌خۆ پێكدهێت ب سه‌رپه‌رشتى و چاڤدێریا زانكۆیا زاخۆ هاتییه‌ دامه‌زراندن، لده‌ستپێكێ ده‌سته‌یا كۆڤارێ (٢) به‌رگ ژ كۆڤارێ چاپ دكرن، به‌لێ ژبه‌ر كارێ ئه‌كادیمى، پیشه‌یى و ناڤوده‌نگییا كۆڤارێ كو ڤه‌كۆله‌ران ب شێوه‌یه‌كێ ئێكجار زۆر ڤه‌كۆلینێن خۆ بۆ كۆڤارا زانكۆیا زاخۆ فرێدكرن، له ‌ورا بریار هاته‌دان كو (٤) به‌رگ ژ كۆڤارێ چاپ ببن. هه‌ژییه‌ بێژین، كو ئه‌و ڤه‌كۆله‌رێن ڤه‌كۆلینێن خۆ د كۆڤارێدا به‌لاڤه‌ دكه‌ن، ڤه‌كۆله‌رێن خودان ئه‌زموون و تێگه‌هشتینه‌ و د گشت بوارێن زانستیدا كاردكه‌ن.

ڕێڤه‌به‌ریا ڕاهێنان و گه‌شه‌پێدانێ ئێك ژ گرنگترین یه‌كه‌یانه‌ ل زانكۆیا زاخۆ و ڕۆله‌كێ ئه‌كادیمى و زانستى د گه‌شه‌ و وه‌رارا مامۆستایان ب تایبه‌تى (ده‌رچوویێن نوى) دا دبینت.

هنده‌ك كارێن سه‌ره‌كى یێن سه‌نته‌رى، وه‌ك ڕاهێنانا مامۆستایان و باشكرنا شیانێن وان د بوارێن په‌روه‌رده‌ و زانستى، برێڤه‌برن، سه‌ركردایه‌تى و ڤه‌كرنا خۆلێن تیۆرى و پراكتیكى د بوارێ په‌روه‌ردێدا، هه‌روه‌سا ڤه‌كرنا خۆلێن زمانێ ئینگلیزى بۆ قۆتابیێن خواندنا بلند، زێده‌بارى ئه‌ڤێ چه‌ندێ ئه‌ڤ سه‌نته‌ره‌ ووركشۆپێن ڕه‌وشه‌نبیرى و فێركرنێ یێن تایبه‌ت ساز دكه‌ت.

ل سه‌نته‌رێ ڕاهێنان و گه‌شه‌پێدانێ ژووره‌ك تایبه‌ت هه‌یه‌، كو كه‌لوپه‌لێن تایبه‌ت و مودرێن تێدا هه‌نه‌ و بۆ كارێن زانستى دهێنه‌ بكارهینان، هه‌روه‌سا ستافێ سه‌نته‌رى خودان شیانێن باش و ئه‌كادیمینه‌ و پرانییا وان باوه‌رنامه‌یێن ماسته‌ر و دكتۆرایێ ژ زانكۆیێن ناڤخۆیى و نیڤده‌وله‌تى وه‌رگرتینه‌. 

سه‌نته‌رێ ته‌كنۆلۆژیا زانیارى و ئامارێ ڕۆله‌كێ ئه‌رێنى د بلندكرن و به‌ره‌ڤ پێشبرنا ئاستێ زانستى و ڤه‌كۆلینیاندا دبینت، سه‌نته‌رێ ناڤهاتى ژ چوار پشكان پێكدهێت: پشكا وێپسایتى، پشكا ڕاگه‌هاندن، پشكا سه‌خبێریكرنێ و پشكا ئامارێ.

سه‌نته‌رێ ته‌كنۆلۆژیا زانیارى و ئامارێ گرنگییه‌كا تایبه‌ت ل زانكۆیێ هه‌یه‌، ژبه‌ركو خزمه‌ته‌كا ته‌كنۆلۆژى بۆ ستافێ ئه‌كادیمیێ زانكۆیێ و قۆتابییان دكه‌ت.

سه‌نته‌رێ هه‌ستكرنا ژ دویرڤه‌ و جێبه‌جێكرنا زانیاریێن جوگرافى ئێكه‌ ژ سه‌نته‌رێن ڤه‌كۆلینان د بوارێ زانستى و بكارهینان و ڕۆنكرنا ئاسمانى و ڕویێ ئه‌ردیدا، ئه‌ڤ چه‌نده‌ ژى بۆ پێشڤه‌برن و گه‌شه‌پێدانا شیانێن زانستى و ڤه‌كۆلینان و بكارهینان و شیكاركرنا ئاسمانى دزڤریت و ب مه‌ره‌ما مفا وه‌گرتنێ دبوارێن ڤه‌دیتن و ده‌ستبه‌ركرنا ژێده‌رێن سرۆشتى و ڤه‌كۆلینێن پابه‌ند ب ژینگه‌هێ ڤه‌ بكاردهێت.

سه‌نته‌رێ ناڤهاتى داكوكیێ لسه‌ر ئاماده‌كرن و به‌رهه‌ڤكرنا ڕێكێن جۆراوجۆر د بوارێ جوگرافیدا دكه‌ت، وه‌ك هه‌ستكرنا ژ دویرڤه‌ (GIS) و (GPS) و گه‌له‌ك بوارێن دیتر.