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Scholarship program to study in Kurdistan-Iraq

Scholarship program to study in Kurdistan-Iraq

The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research – Kurdistan Regional Government is pleased to announce the start of a new scholarship program, the Kurd Scholarships, for studies starting in the 2018-2019 academic year.

The scholarship is offered to international students who have a keen interest in Kurdish language, literature and culture. The program consists of five full academic years: the first year is a foundation year that allows students to familiarize themselves with the Kurdish language, while the four remaining academic years are dedicated to the bachelor degree proper.

To learn all the details about eligibility criteria and financial support, please download the following document.

International students can apply by sending their documents to the following email address: The application deadline is 1 August 2018.