Leadership in postgraduate studies and scientific research in Kurdistan Region-Iraq, and to contribute effectively to the enrichment of science and knowledge.


The mission of the V.P. Sci. office is to:

1- Maintain the role of the university leading in the field of postgraduate studies;
2- Support and oversee the University commitment to academic excellence in research, scholarship and education by providing exceptional postgraduate programs;
3- Create an optimal environment for scientific research while expanding partnerships with prestigious scientific institutions inside and outside the Kurdistan Region – Iraq, to achieve excellence and creativity.


1- Developing postgraduate programs to meet the needs of Kurdistan Region – Iraq.
2- Making use of scientific research outputs to support development plans.
3- Contribute to the provision of professional qualifications and research with international standards.
4- Encouraging and financially support innovative scientific research.
5- Attracting qualified and distinguished researchers.
6- Activating partnerships with government agencies and private sector organizations in order to provide financial resources that will support outstanding research.
7- Developing policies, and regulations to support excellence and innovation in scientific research and postgraduate studies.