Kurdistan/Iraq (IFMSA-Kurdistan) - Duhok
LC GENERAL INFORMATION
800000
110
Anaesthesia | Dermatology | Gynaecology/Obstetrics | Hematology | Internal Medicine-General | Internal Medicine-Hematology | Internal Medicine-Nephrology | Internal Medicine-Noninvasive Cardiology | Neurology | Oncology | Ophthalmology | Paediatrics | Paediatrics-Neurosurgery | Paediatrics-Oncology | Paediatrics-Surgery | Psychiatry | Radiology | Radiotherapy | Surgery-Gastrointestinal Surgery | Surgery-General | Surgery-Neurosurgery | Surgery-Orthopedics | Traumatology | Urology |
All over the year, except January, February and June., except December, except May
3 SCOPE STUDENTS
2 SCORE STUDENTS
Student hostel - Student flat - Hospital
- Student hostel - Student flat - Dormitory
no specific Exchange Condition
LEOs
Azry Sgeri
Ibrahim Habash
Ibrahim Ziyad
OVERVIEW

Duhok Duhok is the capital of Duhok Governorate in Kurdistan, with a population reaching to 900,000 inhabitants, mostly consisting of Kurds, with a significant Assyrian population. The city is encircled by mountains along the Tigris river. Duhok has a growing tourist industry, its population having grown rapidly since the 1990s as the rural population moved to the cities. The University of Dohuk, founded in 1992, is a renowned center for teaching and research in Dohuk. The name Duhok means du - hok, means 2 hooks, because it lies between two mountains.

 
UNIVERSITY AND HOSPITALS

General Azadi Hospital

  • Public Specialty: General Surgery, medical care, Gynecological with Obstetrics and pediatrics, with lots of other specialties.
RESEARCH PROJECTS AND LABS
BOARDING
Student hostel
 
- Student flat
 
- Hospital
LODGING
- Student hostel
 
- Student flat
 
- Dormitory
TRANSPORTATION
we depend on Taxis and buses for local and national transportation. the taxis and buses are cheap and available.
SOCIAL PROGRAM

Each local committee has its own amazing social program :) But generally I can give some clues regarding them ;)

-There are many ancient and awesome places in each LC, so one of the social programs will be visiting those places to know more about Kurdistan and what and how the cities really were :)-Also visiting the museums in the region .

-One of the amazing social programs will be enjoying one complete day in one of the awesome and amazing parks in the city, and having fun with some of IFMSA-Kurdistan members and showing each others culture and even eating each others food :) it will be frankly Amazing :):):)

-There lots and lots of awesome social programs for you, but we do not want to share all of them now :)

MUST SEE

Duhok has many resorts to visit, Dream city amusement park, Duhok Valley, Azady park, Barzani Park, the bazaar in downtown. Other towns, like Sulav in Amedi city, Dalal bridge in zaxo, historical caves in Khanis.


1- Dream City: It is the biggest park in the Duhok and It contains lots of games and units that everyone can enjoy.

2- Duhok Valley: Any time visiting Duhok, do not forget visiting this nice Valley !!!

3- Barzani park: It is also one of the nice places in Duhoh to be visited.

Some of the most famous resorts are listed below but if you ask the locals of the city I’m sure they count much more !!


1. Sulav in Amedi city:

 

2. Dalal bridge in zaxo (Pira Delal).

A famous resort in Iraqi Kurdistan, situated in Zaxo. It is a district and a town in Iraqi Kurdistan located a few kilometers from the Iraqi-Turkish border in the Dohuk Governorate. Pira Delal is believed to have been first built during the Roman era, while the present structure appears to be from a later date, Kurdish people all over Kurdistan visit the great Pira Delal as a monument of peace and enjoyment throughout the family. One of the legends regarding construction of the bridge relates that the hands of the builder were amputated to ensure that the bridge would remain unique.

3. Historical caves in Khanis.

A wonderful ancient place contains lots of small caves.

 

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