University Overview

The International University of Erbil® is located in the city of Erbil, the flourishing capital of the Kurdistan Region. The International University of Erbil® has been restructured from colleges into a faculty system in order to enhance the interactions between multi-disciplinary academic fields. Today the University has 4 faculties, Engineering, Business & Management, Science and as well as International Studies , Diplomacy, and English departments.

Our Vision

The International University of Erbil seeks to establish itself as one of the top universities in Kurdistan, Iraq and Internationally. Our aim is to create a professional workforce and leaders for the community by offering high quality educational environment. This will inspire students and individuals to achieve their potential through learning, research and best practice.

Our Mission

Our mission is to benefit individuals and the community through Higher education. This includes personal training, up-to-date knowledge and the updating of skills in various fields of academic research such as engineering, management, law and international studies and Science.



Future plan

The IUoE main Plan are set in order to create not only good professionals in their respective fields, but also to inform citizens of their role in the society. In order to achieve these goals, the International University of Erbil® supports:
-Academic excellence: by supporting and encouraging the highest standards of academic achievement and research.
-Diversity: by engaging students from different ethnic, religious, economic and social backgrounds.
-Learning: by creating an open, positive environment of active participation in studying and research.
-Freedom of thoughts and expression by respecting different opinions and means of expression in harmony with customs and traditions.
-Leadership by educating a leaders with integrity and vision.
-Responsibility: The International University of Erbil® is committed to fostering generations of successful professionals who will contribute positively in enlightening and benefitting the future of Kurdistan region.