Knowledge University

Knowledge University Ranking

country rank: 52
world rank: 11270

University Overview

Knowledge University ranking, founded in 2009, is a non-profit private higher-education school situated in the suburbs of Erbil, Kurdistan’s largest city (population range of 1,000,000-5,000,000). Knowledge University ranking (KNU) is a modest (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational Iraqi higher education school that is officially recognized by the Kurdistan Regional Government’s Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research. Knowledge University (KNU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 11-year-old Iraqi university has a rigorous admission process based on students’ previous academic records and ratings. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students may take use of a library, accommodation, sports facilities, online courses and distance learning possibilities, as well as administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services offered by KNU.

Knowledge University Ranking

University Identity

Name Knowledge University
Acronym KNU
Founded 2009
Motto seek knowledge · affirm skills · ensure excellence
Colours Navy Blue and Golden Brown

University Location

Address University Park, Kirkuk Road Erbil EBL 446015 Kurdistan Iraq
Tel +964 (750) 300 0600
Fax +964

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro) Not reported
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Knowledge University Erbil EBL 446015 750 300 0600

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff 100-199
Control Type Private
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Carnegie Classification

Facilities and Services

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


Memberships and Affiliations

Not available; please submit a list of official affiliations and memberships to relevant associations and organizations.

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