Directorate of Scientific Affairs
Summary of Activities
The directorate of Scientific Affairs at Erbil Polytechnic University (EPU) is under the authority of the office of the University Vice President for Scientific Affairs and Higher Education. It works for management and improvement of the university through follow up and supervision of the scientific affairs regarding the teaching staff and researchers.
These actions include management of the EPU higher education program, academic promotion, offering of academic titles, academic leaves, publication of the Polytechnic Journal, editing and printing of scientific books, holding of the training courses on teaching methods for the teaching staff, and collaboration with other directorates for follow up and supervision of the scientific activities. This directorate is run by a person who holds doctorate degree. The directorate includes the following departments:
This department is run by the director of Higher Education who holds Ph.D. and two technical staffs who perform the administrative activities of the department. The department conducts the following activities:
- Supervision of the registration and enrolment of the higher education students at the EPU colleges.
- Planning of the higher education program jointly with the EPU scientific departments.
- Curriculum development for the higher education program.
- Issuing university decrees of graduation from the higher education program.
Issuing academic leaves for the EPU staff that are registered in the higher education program