The department of biology at the University of Duhok endeavors towards excellence in teaching biological concepts and skills to graduate students, to prepare them for professional careers and more advanced study. Biology department increases students’ technical and analytical skills to contribute meaningfully to an increasingly technological world. The department offers both lecture and laboratory courses around different areas of concentration: Microbiology, Ecology, Botany, Biophysics, Behavior and Evolution, Physiology, Endocrinology, Reproduction, Cellular and Molecular Biology. This department's goals and objectives are to provide undergraduate and graduate students with courses leading to a B.Sc. degree in Biology. Additionally, the department offers programs leading to the Master of Sciences and Doctor of Philosophy degrees.


Postgraduate Study


High diploma, MSc, PhD.


Department's Lines of research:

  • Microbiology
  • Botany
  • Environments
  • Animal