Assistant Professor Dr Dler Gallay’s interview
Assistant Professor Dr Dler Gallay’s interview at  AVA TV Channel, he discussed best ways for dealing with children.  More detail
A training workshop ended  by  Medical Microbiology...
A training workshop ended today 8/12/ 2019 for 4th year students of Medical Microbiology Department, College of Health Sciences.Organized by Dr Yasin Karim Director of MRC and Dr Salah Balaky Head of Medical Microbiology Dept on several aspects of Molecular Microbiology More detail
The department of Physiotherapy held a welcoming...
The department of Physiotherapy held a welcoming celebration for the student of the first year admitted to this department in the presence of the dean assistant, the head of the department and a number of lectureres. More detail
Dr Salah Tofik Balaky presented two seminars
Dr Salah Tofik Balaky presented two seminars on Sunday at 10:30 am on Evaluation of Invasive and Non-Invasive Methods for the Diagnosis of H. pylori in Dyspepsia Patients and  Survival analysis of patients with tuberculosis in Erbil, Kurdistan More detail
Visited for  Environmental Protection and Improvement Board
After sending the official letter from board to Hawler Medical University College about cooperation in the field of environment. On Thursday, 28-11-2019, a delegation from the Deanship of the College headed by Dean and head of departments and scientific units of the college visited the... More detail
Genetic alteration in correctional cancer
A workshop was posted on Tuesday 19/11/2019, presented by Dr. Tavga Dizey. The workshop covered the Genetic alteration in correctional cancer . The workshop included an  contents. *clinical information and risk factor for CRC*Short information about the management and screening tests for... More detail
Participation in Palliative care Iraq case congress
Participation in 1st International Palliative Care Congress and presenting a topic regarding “Palliative care Iraq case”, inviting by College of Nursing of Inonu University, Malatya, Turkey - 4-6/10/2019         More detail
Academic and Scientific collaboration
Under the patronage of Hawler Medical University presidancy Dr. Dara O. Miran, Hawler Medical University logo's has been awarded to the Dean college of Nursing-INONU university for continuation of academic and scientific collaboration between both universities.    More detail
Bologna Process
Workshop on Bologna Process by Dr Salah Yahya, from MHE on Wednesday 18/9/2019 from 9:00-1:00pm College of Health Sciences was held a workshop on Implementing Bologna Process for Teaching staff at the college by Dr Salah Yahya from MHE, in which almost all teaching staff were involved. The... More detail
The world Physiotherapy day
A group of volunteered students from the department of physiotherapy, College of Health Sciences at Hawler Medical University ,took the initiative and for the  first time in Kurdistan to revive the World Physiotherapy Day on 8 Sept. in Sami Abdulrahman Park.   More detail


The Directorate of Quality Assurance (QA):

The University's quality assurance procedures provide a framework within which its institutions can examine and enhance their teaching activities. Hawler Medical University (HMU) consists of a diverse society of students, academics, scientists and admin staff who are responsible for offering a high standard education in different areas.


The message of our quality assurance program is to assure students of the academic standards offered within the university. The purpose of the program is to create an environment in which members of the society believe in education, learning, and research processes of the higher education system in the HMU. Our Quality Assurance system helps to attain a high standard and developing them in a way so that they reach the standards of excellence for which international universities are renowned. Our alumnae are proud with degrees from HMU because they know that they have achieved the same quality as competitive universities elsewhere in the world. Our mission that needs attention and support students, academics, and administration staff to understand and practice activities in keeping with quality standards in the Hawler Medical University.


The vision of Quality Assurance at HMU team play a strategic role in implementing best practices to achieve positive outcomes for the Students and Alumni. Academic qualifications of the highest quality require fitness for purpose, effective management and employability of graduates, standardization of procedures and innovative teaching, learning and community engagements to keep the University competitive and sustainable in globalized education area.


To achieve the objectives of the university on issues relating to quality and academic accreditation. To strengthen efforts to move the university academically and professionally to the ranks of the best universities locally and regionally. To promote a culture of quality among members of the university. To monitor performance assessment and quality assurance of academic and administrative units and. To deliver high-quality information and services for research, data analysis, decision support, and strategic planning for institutional effectiveness.


  1. Checking and audit of the annual plan for scientific departments and colleges.
  2. Evaluate the Teacher scientific performance through TF and CME.
  3. Checking the course book and the textbooks prepared by the Teacher for the courses.
  4. SF for both the Teaching performance of the Subject and the Course Methodology.
  5. Evaluation of teaching performance through the Head of Department.
  6. Checking and encourage the Teacher to participate in the seminars, the Work Shop and the Conferences.
  7. Evaluation of the performance of the Head of the Academic Department through Teaching Staff and Dean of the College.

Since the year 2017, the Teaching Quality Assurance (TQA) process at  Hawler Medical University started to implement a paperless online system, instead of the paper-based system that was applied before.  Hawler Medical University adopted Continuing Professional Development

(CPD) and Moodle online system for Education to implement its paperless online system to assure a quality teaching/learning at  Hawler Medical University.


The quality assurance process at Hawler Medical University goes through three categories:


1-Student Feedback (SF):

The process of Student Feedback (SF) via online system.

Hawler Medical University, in terms of the significance of quality assurance process and systematizing QA processes, gave the chance to the students to give feedback through e-system. The process started on 2017 through the use online system. Hawler Medical University for the first time successfully conducted this process for both semesters.

2- Continuing Medical Education (CME):

The process of CME via online system.

Hawler Medical University, in terms of the significance of quality assurance process and systematizing QA processes, evaluated Continuing Medical Education (CME). The evaluation committee on 2017 at Directorate of Quality Assurance office, for the first time successfully evaluated CME through e-system process.

The CME scores requirement for teaching staff according to academic title is presented in the following table:

Academic title

Total required scores







Assistant professor








Assistant lecturer





In order to establish and implement CME in the universities and colleges, the Scientific Committees of these institutes will lay down a program periodically for the academic seminars. A list of seminars schedule must be submitted to the College Council at the beginning of each semester for approval. A copy of the list should be sent to the Directorate of Quality Assurance at the university presidency for review.

3-Teacher portfolio:

The process of Portfolio evaluation via QA online e-system.

Hawler Medical University, in terms of the significance of quality assurance process and systematizing QA processes, evaluated Teaching Assessment Portfolio (TAP). Evaluation of teaching performance through the Head of Department, Head of Quality Assurance & Dean of the college Health sciences.




Portfolio Evaluation Grade and Score











As a teaching staff at  Hawler Medical University, we are asking you kindly to read the content of this site carefully.  The Department Quality Assurance (DQA) is republishing the Handbook of the TQA that based on the Directorate of the teaching Quality Assurance at the Ministry of Higher Education guidelines.


Contact Information:

Amer Ali Khaleel, M.SC Clinical Immunology

Head of Quality Assurance

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QA Documents:

  1. Attendance sheet
  2. Course Book Template
  3. Documents of Quality Assurance Process - Course Book (Kurdish language)
  4. Documents of Quality Assurance Process - Teacher Portfolio
  5. Student’s feedback on the course (Kurdish language)
  6. Teachers portfolio assessment form.


CME Excel Sheet 2016-2017


College of Health Sciences

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