Established in 2006, University of Kurdistan Hewlêr is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the large city of Erbil (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kurdistan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government, University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) is a very small (enrollment range: 500-999 students) coeducational higher education institution. University of Kurdistan Hewlêr (UKH) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees in several areas of study. This 10 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 0-10% making this Iraqi higher education organization a most selective institution. UKH also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, as well as administrative services.