College of Law
The College is home to a cohesive team of College members with strong academic backgrounds and extensive experience.
The (KNU) College of Law was established in 2009-2010 according to the Ministerial order 15268, on 10/09/2009, and according to the decision of the Council of Ministers (2452) on 25/8/2009.
Since its inception, the goal of the College has been to
prepare students to become the ambassadors of a future generation of citizens
capable not only of leading the development of the Kurdistan Region and Iraq
but also of understanding and meeting the challenges of our globalized world.
To this end, the College is committed to teaching,
training, and research excellence in the fields of Law, international
relations, diplomacy, public policy, the College offers a variety of subjects
aimed to equip students with the knowledge and skills in both fields legal and
international relations for a successful career as future elites while
educating them to become critical thinkers and masters of their intellectual
As a way to increase their employability and prepare them
to be valuable citizens of the world, students in both Departments have the
opportunity to participate in internship subjects in public and private
institutions in the Kurdistan Region. Graduates from the Department of Law and
International Relations have found positions in several professional fields,
including Lawyer in Bar Association - Legal consultant, positions as juristic
in judicial, legislative, and executive authorities in KRG and Iraq especially
in the Ministry of Justice and diplomacy, public administration, also in private
sectors such as Companies, media, non-governmental and the business
Departments under this College: