To collect, analyze, organize and communicate data and information. To provide a valid, consistent, and accurate understanding of how the institution is fulfilling its mission in support of its vision, in terms of becoming a top-ranked university in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.

The IEP adheres to the NECHE standards for educational effectiveness, which state that based on verifiable information, the institution understands what its students have gained as a result of their education and has useful evidence about the success of its recent graduates”. Such information feeds into future planning, resource/budget allocation, and institutional promotion.

The overarching objective of IEP is to establish and maintain a multi-level, institutional effectiveness monitoring system that promotes the culture of continuous improvement. This supports strategic planning efforts through metrics’ development, measurement, communication of progress and forecasting. Through IEP’s work, senior management at AUK can make evidence-based and informed decisions.

IEP serves as the accreditation liaison unit at AUK, in addition to performing comprehensive data management services in order to respond to internal data requests.

Contact Information

Mustafa Barzani Building
The American University of Kurdistan
Zakho Road, Sumel
Duhok, Kurdistan Region of Iraq

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