The Faculty of medicine, Koya university is located in the city of Koya (Koysinjaq), which is one hour drive to the East of the Kurdistan Region capital Erbil in Kurdistan Region of F. R. of Iraq.
The university’s ambition to establish medical education roots in its historical connection with unique excellence education field as well as a genuine needs of the region.
The Faculty of medicine was established in 2013 by the order from ministry of higher education of kurdistan regional government, the academic staff consisting of doctors from Koya university with specialists doctors from complex health services in Koya city ( Shahid Dr. Khalid teaching hospital, Radiology centre, Rheumatology and rehabilitation center, Forensic center and Primary health centers)
The first academic year was 2014-2015, with 40 students joined from different cities within Kurdistan region.
Faculty of medicine- Koya University is dedicated to provide high quality education for undergraduate students, encourage discipline and hard work, and plant dedication and compassion within the hearts of students.
Provide up-to-date education.
Teach using modern methods of teaching (robotic teaching).
Staying updated with new technology.
Encourage self-discipline and dedication within our school.
Improve the healthcare system in our community.
Graduate the most elite doctors to our community and abroad.