On Wend 4th of Dec 2013 the German educational delegation including DAAD acompanied by Dr. Amanj Saeed were warmly welcomed by President Prof K.M. Hawrami, Vice presidents Dr D.M. Rostam and the dean of Koya University Faculties. The delegation discussed the strategies and plans o engage with higher education institute in Kurdistan Region. They also met with students at Koya Universi English Language Centre KUELC.
Under the supervision of Koya University President, Koya University Prepared a 5 Kilometres Marathon for students, Employees and Instructors of Koya University. The Race started right in Hamamok Resort heading to Koya University Park. After reaching the final point of race, top racers were awarded by Koya University Vice presidents along with deans of the faculties.
The first International Conference on Petroleum and Mineral Resources was held in Kurdistan, Iraq, organised by Koya University and the Wessex Institute of Technology, UK. The Kurdistan region of Iraq is rich in oil, gas and mineral resources as well as underground water. Until recently the political and security sintuation did not allow to take advantage of these resources.
Dr Shwan Rachid and his co-author has published a new article in Chemistry & Biology, Volume 19, Issue 10, 1278-1287, 27 September 2012. The new publication covers Bottromycins which represent a promising class of antibiotics binding to the therapeutically unexploited A-site of the bacterial ribosome.
Koya University is located in the city of Koya (Koysinjaq), which is 1.0 hr drive to the East of the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil (Arbil, Hewlér) in Kurdistan Region of F.R. Iraq. It is on the foothills of beautiful high mountain. Its campus has been carefully laid out to embrace the beautiful mountainous nature.
At the request of HCDP candidates and in cooperation with the Assistant of Koya University President for Scientific and Higher Education Affairs, on 19-2-2012 at 10 am, Dr. Amanj Saied from Ministry of Higher Education visited presidency of Koya University where he met with HCDP candidates to know their problems and difficulties.
On 22/11/2011, a delegation representing four well known Universities of Poland visited Koya University. The delegation welcomed by Professor Khidir Hawrami the President of Koya University, Dr. Jawad Faqe Assistant of University president for Administrative and Economic affairs, Professor Fuad Khoshnaw Dean of Faculty of Engineering, and Dr. Shwan Kamal Dean of Faculty of Science and Health.
Koya University English Language Centre (KUELC) in association with Kaplan International KIC is a commercial unit at Koya University campus which will be run by leading qualified British language school Kaplan International with native English and skilled lecturers.