On Sunday, the 18th of February, 2024, in the presence of Prof. Dr. Edrees Muhamad Tahir Harki, the Rector of the Erbil Polytechnic University and the Vice Rectors, the Sports Activities Directorate of the University Presidency concluded the table tennis tournament for male students at the university level.
In the final match of the tournament, in which the deans of the Erbil Technical College of Health and Medicine, the Erbil Technology College and the Erbil Technical Administrative Institute and a group of teachers and employees were present, both players of the Erbil Technology College Ibrahim Ahmed and Ahmed Musleh played. In the end, Ibrahim Ahmed became the champion of the league.
Afterwards, prizes were awarded to the champions and supervisors of the course by the university Rector and the audience.
Under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Edrees Muhamad Tahir Harki, the Rector of the Erbil Polytechnic University, the Erbil Technology College will conduct a workshop about #Cyber Security.
The workshop will be held under the supervision of Asst. Prof. Dr. Kihan Zrar Ghafoor, the Dean of the Erbil Technology College and the local and international experts that will include several important topics regarding cyber security, which aims to raise awareness and reduce cyber risks. The Participants will be offered a comprehensive understanding of cybersecurity principles.
On Sunday, the 18th February, 2024, a delegation of the Council of the Erbil Polytechnic University led by Prof. Dr. Edrees Muhamad Tahir Harki visited the Secretariat of the Kurdistan Students Union (KSU) on the occasion of the 71st anniversary of the establishment of the KSU and was welcomed by the Secretary and members of the Secretariat.
The university delegation consisted of Prof. Dr. Azad Hassan Qadir, the Vice Rector for the Administrative and Financial Affairs, Asst. Prof. Dr. Botan Majid Ahmed, the Vice Rector for the Scientific Affairs and Higher Education, Asst. Prof. Dr. Yousef Mustafa Rasul, the Vice Rector for the Student Affairs and several members of the university council.
During the visit, the Rector presented a bouquet of flowers to the students’ secretary and congratulated them on this great anniversary and wished more success to the organization that has served a lot in the city and the mountains.
Prof. Dr. Edrees Muhamad Tahir Harki, the Rector of the Erbil Polytechnic University and Prof. Dr. Ranj Sirwan Abdullah, the General Director of the Scientific Research Center participated in a meeting at the official invitation of the Erbil Chamber of Commerce and Industry Chairman, in a meeting to welcome Ms. Baroness Emma Nicholson, Founder and President of the Iraqi-British Business Council IBBC.
In the meeting, the Erbil Governor Umed Khoshnaw, the British Consul General James Goldenman, Sarwar Kamal Hawari, the Deputy Minister of the Commerce and Industry for Trade Affairs, diplomats, members of the Erbil Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and several businessmen Several speeches were presented.
Baroness Emma Nicholson, the Founder and President of IBBC, who is also a member of the House of Lords, spoke about the struggle and sacrifices of the Kurdish people and the history of economic and trade relations with Kurdistan and the Erbil City. He also spoke about the role of the university in developing the country’s economy.
During the meetings, the university delegation met with the members of the IBBC organization in which they discussed the importance of university in society, especially in preparing young people for the labor market and participation of the university in activities related to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Kurdistan.
On the sidelines of the meeting, Prof. Dr. Edrees Muhamad Tahir Harki met with the British Consul General in Erbil and after discussing several important issues, he also invited the British Consul General in Erbil to visit the Erbil Polytechnic University and the Consul General welcomed the invitation and said that he will visit Erbil Polytechnic University in a near future.
Finally, the Rector of Erbil Polytechnic University held a meeting with Ms. Baroness Emma Nicholson, the Founder and President of the Iraqi-British Business Council (IBBC).
In the meeting emphasized the importance of the university for the society and providing jobs for the youth of the country, in addition to the importance of the university to solve the problems of the market and the industrial sector in the Kurdistan Region.