Dohuk Private Technical Institute

Dohuk Private Technical Institute (DPTI) been established in Dohuk Governorate by the Global Education Company after been qualified by the Kurdistan Regional Government's (KRG) Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research's (MHESR) and was licensed as per the ministerial order number (4/25229), dated (23rd November 2015).The institute comprises of four departments (Information Technology – IT) and (Business Administration – BA) and (Health Management Information Systems - HMIS) and (Banking Management - BM) for the academic year ( 2015 – 2017) .

DPTI is also contributing to support the local community to overcome the current economic situation in Kurdistan Region as being in the front line of fighting against ISIS, especially Dohuk city which has received over 400,000 IDPs and refugees from southern cities in Iraq and from Syria. Therefore, DPTI was able to provide free education during the first year to at least 50 students from the families of Peshmerga (martyrs) and poor families.

The current capacity of DPTI's for staff is over 80 comprising of lecturers, management staff and support staff. This number will be increase to at least 90 within the first quarter of the year 2017 as the new academic year starts.


Prepare distinguished graduates skilled with knowledge and professional capacities to meet the local labor market, and contribute to the development of the educational and administration environment to keep pace with the latest scientific and technological developments


To achieve leadership in the professional performance and disciplines educational & technical specialties that contributes to the development of the community.


1. Development of education programs and enhances student's capacities to meet the local market needs.

2. Support the development of Human Resources, financial resources and contribute to the continuous enhancement of the education and technological environment.

3. Contributes to the development of scientific researches development and quality assurance standards.

Goals of Institute

Duhok Private Technical Institute (DPTI) strives to achieve its mission in supporting the education of national Kurdish workforce in various technical fields to meet the industrial sectors needs of qualified labor force to deal with the modern industrial technology.

The tremendous efforts exerted by the institute's staff as a working team are pushing towards the quality assurance of training and enhancing professional competence of graduates, which in turn, increases the chances of getting suitable jobs for them. None of these accomplishments would have been realized and achieved on the ground without the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research's (MHESR) effort set clear guidelines to increase the quality of education in a joint effort by the government and private sector.

International Relations Office

The international relations office is responsible for developing public understanding of DPTI and for promoting effective International communication. the main task of the international relations office is to prepare and set up memorandum of understanding and agreements between Duhok Private Technical Institute and the academic and scientific institutions around the world.

Through communication with the news media and the external community, the International relations Office is dedicated to supporting the strategic goals of DPTI recruiting the best departments, recruiting the best students, and supporting the research and teaching-and-learning enterprises as well as organizing seminars, workshops, conferences and conducting interviews with visitors in and outside the region of kurdistan .

The international relations Office is responsible for ensuring that DPTI’s message, agenda, and image are effectively and creatively projected to both internal and external audiences.

Through both internal and external outlets, the office of international relations seeks to showcase the scholarships and achievements of DPTI departments and students, supporting major events, and advancing the goals of DPTI.


  • Duhok Polytechnic University

  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

  • VAN YÜZÜNCÜ YIL University

  • University of Duhok (UOD)

  • University of Zakho (UOZ)


  • Nawroz University


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