College of Fine Arts

Dean Message

Welcome to the website of college of Fine Arts.

The College of Fine Arts encompasses four academic areas including visual arts and painting, music, the Dramatic Arts, and Cinema. All of these programs offer degrees at the graduate and undergraduate levels.  In addition, the College of Fine Arts accommodates a full calendar of performances and exhibits on the city of Erbil (Hewler).

The College of Fine Arts is dedicated to the highest artistic and academic standards and has broadened its environment during the past decade.

I am extremely proud of our student for thier artistic activities  to connect with the university community and alumni as well as foster new and long term relationships with local and international artists and supporters of the arts world. Student energy is everywhere in the College of Fine Arts. The College of Fine Arts serves as a center for culture, artistic development and exploration in the city of Erbil.  This website provides basic information for students, staff and visitors. We welcome visitors to pay a visit to our college at the downtown of the city of Erbil,

Sincerely,

Dr.Mahdi Qadir
Dean
College of Fine Arts
 
 

Biography:

  • Dr. Mahdi Qadir Khudhur was born on 1-7-1953 in Shaqlawa-Erbil.

  • Graduated in the College of Art – History Department in Mosul in (1977 – 1978).

  • Obtained Master (MA) degree in the University of Salahaddin – College of Art in 1994.

  • Obtained Doctorate in the University of Salahaddin – College of Art in 2003 in the Kurdish Islamic History.

  • In 1994 began working as a teacher in Duhok University – College of Art – History Department for 10 years.

  • In 1996 appointed as the representative of Duhok university teachers to the Kurdistan Union Teachers.

  • In 1996 founded the Kurdistan Thalassemia Union and become its president and reelected as a president without competitor for three successive election rounds that held every three years.

  • In 2003 I transferred into the University of Salahaddin and started working as a teacher.

  • In 2005 became the head of Kurdish Language Department in the College of Basic Education.

  • In 2006 appointed as the representative of the University of Salahaddin to the Kurdistan Teachers Union.

  • In 2007 became the Assist Dean in the College of Basic Education.

  • In 2011 elected as the representative of the Kurdistan Universities Teachers to the Kurdistan Teachers Union.

  • In (2011 – 2012) started working as the Acting Dean of the College of Fine Arts up to day.

  • Contact information:

    Email: D/MahdiQadir@yahoo.com

    Phone no: 0750 446 7470