About Kurdistan Institution

Kurdistan Institution for Strategic Studies and Scientific Research (KISSR) was established on the end of 2005 by Professor Dr. Polla Khanaqa. KISSR moved to its new (1.5 ha) building on the outskirts of Sulaiman (Qirge) in June 2011. KISSR currently has 120 employees.

At KISSR, PhD and Masters staffs also teach at universities in Kurdistan and technical institutions plus mentoring students from Kurdistan. As of December 2012, 110 students have completed their research works at laboratories in KISSR. Also, foreign students (e.g. from Germany) have conducted their researches in KISSR and have been supervised by our academic staffs.

There are currently seven research centers in Kurdistan Institution in variety of fiels, which are:

In addition, Kurdistan Institution includes the following directorates and units