Education and Higher Education
- The Kurdish schools in the UK
Fortunately, in most cities in the UK there is a Kurdish language school
so that the Kurdish children are not deprived of learning their mother language.
The KRG's representation is continuously in contact with all schools and the educational
organisations that have Kurdish school projects in order to best serve the
Kurdish language and culture together.
To see the list of the Kurdish schools around the United Kingdom, please
- The Curriculum Books and publications of the Ministry of Education
The Kurdistan Regional Government's Ministry of Education is working to
develop and educate a generation of civilised, educated, and high-level
intellectuals who play a major role in building societies, encouraging the
advancement of scientific, artistic, and technical production in all different
areas of life. Regarding diaspora, the Ministry of Education has consistently
worked to facilitate the Kurdish schools and the organisations that teach Kurdish
language and culture abroad to our young children.
Please click on this link for the Ministry of Education’s General
directorate of curriculum and books in order to see the electronic copies of
the curriculum books for all different school stages to use them for teaching
at the Kurdish schools outside Kurdistan Region.
- The process of equalising the degrees of global universities
For our dear students who have completed university and higher education
abroad and have obtained a degree and intend to use these certificates in
Kurdistan for any purpose, they should visit the website of the Ministry of
Higher Education and Scientific Research for equalisation of their degrees. You
will need to fill in the online form and answer all the questions and upload
the required documents. Please check your email account regularly as you will receive the notes and responses
through that email.
To begin the equalisation, please click this link.
- National Ranking for Universities of Kurdistan
The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research began its work
on the National Ranking for Kurdistan Universities project in June 2015. The
purpose of this project is to announce the specific rules and regulations of
the Kurdistan Region’s university ranking and to identify the unity of the visions
of the universities in the Kurdistan Region with the visions of the Ministry of
Higher Education and scientific research, and also impact & the abilities of
For more information about the 2020 ranking report, please click on this
In order to complete higher education outside the Kurdistan Region and
obtain a scholarship from the Kurdistan Regional Government, please click on
this link and fill out the scholarship application.