The Dean of Mergasor Technical Institute Receives the Vice President of Mediterranean Universities Union
On Tuesday 26/09/2023, Dr. Talib Mohammed Sharif, Dean of Mergasur Technical Institute along with Dr. Najib Thoma , the Vice Rector of EPU for Scientific Affairs received Prof. Dr .Carol Cerite, the Vice President of UNIMED at the Presidency of Erbil Polytechnic University. In the meeting, they discussed the cooperation and joint academic collaboration between the University of Spienza in Rome and the Polytechnic University of Erbil, as the first step, working to connect two similar departments between the two universities. They put emphasis on the medical departments in both universities.
During the meeting, both sides agreed to prepare a proposal on the Erasmus KA1 program for the exchange of students and academic staff supported by the European Commission Union.
Running a workshop entitled “Towards Undergraduate study” in Mergasor Technical Institute
On Wednesday 2023/8/23 in the presence of Asst. Prof. Amir Chali, advisor to the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research; Dr. Yousef Mustafa, Vice Rector of Erbil Polytechnic University, Mr. Ghafoor AhmadMullah Suwar, Governor of Mergasor District, Mr. Akara, Director General of Education of Soran Administration, alongside a number of government official of the region and students of grade (12) high school.
The workshop began with a welcoming speech by the Dean of Mergasor Technical Institute Dr. Talib Omer. (Here is his welcoming speech text:
In the name of God, the Almighty, the Most Gracious Ladies and Gentleman,
Academics and researchers
Distinguish guests and attendees
students, grade 12 graduates
First of all, on behalf of the Deanery of Mergasur Technical Institute-Erbil Polytechnic University, I would like to warmly welcome you; We are pleased that a part from our institute continues to follow up and fulfill its duties, it assists all aspects communities. This workshop is conducted with the assistance, coordination and support of the office of Mr. Mullah Mustafa Barzani as entitled (Towards undergraduate study), which is dedicated to explaining high education system to school graduates.
Ladies and Gentleman: The mission of universities and colleges is not only to teach, conduct scientific research and innovation, but also has another mission, which is to serve all areas of society; In the sense of how to prepare individuals to achieve positive change in their lives and prepare them to face new developments and events. Therefore, in this regard, Mergasor Technical Institute always tries to benefit all sections of society and vice versa, take advantage of the capacities and great ideas of individuals of the community. As matter of fact, we want to be a proactive part of society and be involved in current issues, as this workshop is the result of this way of thinking.
Dear Attendees: The purpose of this workshop is to provide assistance and clarity to students who have graduated from grade 12, so that they know how to move towards university and how to deal with this important stage of their lives and prepare themselves for it; There is a reality that we all should know. Having clarity on how to deal with university and how to prepare for it plays a key role in achieving success in university education. Therefore, conducting such workshops is an important.
Therefore, I would like to thank all those who have played a role in organizing this event; In particular, and above all, we would like to thank the office of Mr. Mullah Mustafa Barzani, who, as always, has been assisting us and supporting us in continuing our academic activities.
We would also like to thank Prof. Amir Chali, Advisor to the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, who participated with us today on behalf of the Ministry of Higher Education to present a topic under the title “ KRG Higher education system” . I would also like to thank Mr. Hoshmand Nemat, who sincerely helped us in conducting this workshop
I would also like to thank the advisory team and the technical team of the institute, who voluntarily assist the students of grade 12 every year, especially by giving advice to determine the specialty and fill out the form correctly.
Finally, I hope this workshop will raise awareness and benefit all participants.
thank you so much)
The aim of the workshop was to provide assistance and clarity about the higher education system, how to study and how to fill out the application form. The workshop has three parts: Part one was delivery by Dr. Amir Chali under the title (Higher Education System in the Kurdistan Region) The second part was presented by the Dean of Mergasor Technical Institute Dr. Talib omer entitled (Discovering potential self-interest and how to study in Higher Education) The third part was presented by M. Hoshman Ni’mat under the title (How to fill out the Zankoline form) then some necessary clarifications were given about the system and guidelines of Zankoline by Dr. Sassam Shuani, Director of General Registry of Erbil Polytechnic University. At the end of the workshop, a certificate of appreciation was presented by Dr. Yousef and awards were presented by the Dean of Mergasor Technical Institute.
Dean of Mergasur Technical Institute-Erbil Polytechnic University visits KRG-Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research
On Tuesday, August 15, 2023, Dean of Mergasur Technical Institute Dr. Talib Mohammed Sharif visited Dr. Aram Mohammed Qadir, the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research of Kurdistan Regional Government .
In the meeting, Dr. Abdulfattah Abdulrazzaq, Deputy Minister and Dr Amir Chali, senior advisor to the Minister, where they discussed several scientific issues, emphasizing on further cooperation and coordination of the Ministry to promote the institute.
In the meeting, the Minister expressed his pleasure with the visit, and promised to continue support for further development of the institute and to promote the academic institution of Barzan region, and he said that he will visit Mergasor Technical Institute as soon as possible to remedy the outstanding issues.
Under the quality assurance and staff professional development unit, Today on Tuesday, August 8, 2023, in the presence of Dr. Talib Mohammed Sharif Omer, the Dean of Mergasor Technical Institute/ Erbil Polytechnic University, a seminar was presented by Assist. Prof. Dr Hiwa Abdulaziz Balisani entities”Leadership skills Development” for a number of universities lectures, heads of departments and staff of the Institute.
At the beginning of the seminar, the Dean of Mergasor Institute, welcomed the participants, and thanked Dr Hiwa Abdulaziz Balisani for the time he has given us as he has come far a long way to serve the academic staff. Then Dr Balisani delivered his fruitful seminar, and then highlighted on the the five levels leadership. At the end of the seminar, the Dean of the college provided an appreciation letter to Dr Balisani for his wonderful presentation.