Main duties and responsibilities:
Coordination between UoD and Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research in Erbil and Baghdad concerning the correspondences related to scholarships and the scholars abroad.
- Supervise and guide the students during their applications process for various programs and interviews.
- Assist students with their visa applications.
- Monitor the progress of UoDs scholars abroad and updating their status.
- Maintain s strong filing system, especially documents related to the scholars.
The University of Duhok has more than 300 potential scholars who are studding at centers of excellent in 25 countries, in bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral’s programs.
The University of Duhok is committed to provide its students with opportunities to pursue their postgraduate studies and sometimes a part of their undergraduate studies at international universities. The opportunities are available through the Ministry of Higher Education Scholarship Program (HCDP) and also through the previously mentioned Erasmus Mundus program.
The Scholarship department is responsible for helping the students with the application process and the administrative issues in addition to watching the progress of their study abroad. This department directly deals with the different programs and scholarships that are available to the staff or students who are looking forward to pursuing their higher education abroad.