Sulaimani Polytechnic University

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world rank 10316

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University Overview

Founded in 1996, Sulaimani Polytechnic University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Sulaymaniyah (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 inhabitants), Kurdistan. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kalar, Halabja, Chamchamal, Dukan, Darbandikhan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, Kurdistan Regional Government, Sulaimani Polytechnic University (SPU) is a large (uniRank enrollment range: 15,000-19,999 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Sulaimani Polytechnic University (SPU) 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 21 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 60-70% making this Iraqi higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. SPU 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, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

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University Identity

University Name(s)

جامعة السليمانية التقنية



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University Location

Qirga, Wrme Street, Mardin 327, Alley 76
Sulaymaniyah (population range: 1,000,000-5,000,000)
Kurdistan Iraq

T +964 (748) 019 0092

F +964

Other locations
Kalar, Halabja, Chamchamal, Dukan, Darbandikhan

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Degree Levels & Study Areas

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Local student0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
Int'l student1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
5,000-7,500 US$
(3,700-5,500 Euro)

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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 and students' past academic record and grades

Admission Rate
Admission Rate 60-70%

Admission Office
Wrme Street, Mardin 327, Alley 76
+964 770 1964604

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Size and Profile

Student Enrollment
Total Enrolment Range 15,000-19,999

Academic Staff
Total Faculty Range 700-799

Control Type
Control Type Public

Entity Type
Entity Type Non-Profit

Academic Calendar
Academic Calendar Semesters

Campus Setting
Campus Setting Urban

Religious Affiliation
Islamic Islamic

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Facilities and Services

University Library Yes Go to Sulaimani Polytechnic University's Library

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

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

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  • International Association of Universities (IAU)
  • Association of Arab Universities (AARU)

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