Cihan University

country rank  40
world rank  11773

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University Overview

Established in 2007, Cihan University is a for-profit private higher education institution located in the rural setting of the large city of Erbil (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kurdistan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Slemani. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government, Cihan University (CU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Cihan University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 11 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. The admission rate range is 50-60% making this Iraqi higher education organization a averagely selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name جامعة جيهان
Acronym CU
Founded 2007
Motto Leave your fingerprint to the future
Colours Apple green

University Location

Address 100 meter Street
Erbil (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Kurdistan
Iraq
T +964 (66) 255 2419
F +964
Other locations Slemani

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Admission Rate 50-60%
Admission Office 100 meter street
Hawler(Erbil) 964
+964

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Private
Entity Type Entity Type For-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Other
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government


Year of first Accreditation
2011

Affiliations

  • Association of American Universities (AAU)

Academic Structure

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 9 October 2018