The president of the University of Duhok Prof. Mosleh Duhoky received and welcomed the Counselor General of the Republic of Turkey Mr. Mehmet Akif Inam at the University of Duhok Campus on the 9th of August 2017.
The two parties discussed different academic issues and made their comments on them. The main subject was to open a department of Turkish Language at the newly formed College of Languages at the University of Duhok. The idea of starting a Bachelor degree in Turkish Language was mentioned by the president of the University of Duhok long time ago. The Turkish Counselor General showed his support and his readiness to help in this matter.
The famous "Maulana" Turkish scholarship was discussed and how the students of university of Duhok and the region could benefit from it. The friendly relation with the IUC ( International Universities Council ) was discussed as well specially the University of Duhok has IUC center within its premises and implemented some of the IUC activities. The center of IUC at the University of Duhok is developing and consolidating the relationships between Turkish Universities and Kurdistan Universities.
The University of Duhok has productive relations with some of the Turkish Universities through agreements or Memorandum of Understanding on academic cooperation as well as partnerships through some of the European Projects like Erasmus Plus. Besides recently the University of Duhok opened a center of Beshikchi for archiving.