Cihan University

Cihan University Ranking

country rank: 33
world rank: 9674

University Overview

Cihan University ranking, founded in 2007, is a for-profit private higher education school situated in the rural environment of Erbil, Kurdistan (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000 people). Sulaimani and Duhok are two more places where this school maintains branch campuses. Cihan University (CU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Iraqi higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Cihan University (CU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in a variety of fields, including pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This Iraqi higher-education school, which is 13 years old, has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. The admission rate for this Iraqi higher education school is 50-60%, making it a moderately selective university. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Cihan University ranking also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

Cihan University Ranking

University Identity

Name Cihan University
Acronym CU
Founded 2007
Motto Leave your fingerprint to the future
Colours Apple green

University Location

Address 100 meter Street Erbil Kurdistan Iraq
Tel +964 (66) 255 2419
Fax +964
Other locations Sulaimani, Duhok

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 5,000-7,500 US$ (3,700-5,500 Euro)
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro)

University Admissions

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

Size and Profile

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

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Memberships and Affiliations

Association of American Universities (AAU)

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