The Structure of Erbil Polytechnic University
Erbil Polytechnic University (EPU) is an academic scientific governmental center; it has a goal of creating advanced academic staff in different professions for society needs, and it has no profit goal. EPU can be represented in language of numbers for academic year 2014-2015 as (8474 students, 387 faculty staff - Masters and PhD degree holders, 1865 administrative staff members) for all colleges and institutes. Under the supervision of the university presidency office which is located in Erbil City, the EPU consists of three technical colleges and eight technical institutes as follows:

1. Erbil Technical Engineering College:
this college is located in Erbil city and established in 2003. The college grants the graduates with technical bachelor degree after four years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Civil Engineering, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineering, Information System Engineering, and Highway Engineering).

2. Erbil Technical Administration College:
this college is located in Erbil city and established in 2013. The college grants the graduates with technical bachelor degree after four years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Accounting, Finance, Administration, and the Mass Media).

3. Erbil Technical Health College: 
this college is located in Erbil city and established in 2014. The college grants the graduates with technical bachelor degree after four years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Disease Analysis and Physiotherapy).

4. Erbil Technology Institute:
 this institute is located in Erbil city and established in 1987. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Civil, Construction, Surveying, Mechanics, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, Electricity, Telecommunications, Information Technology, and Petroleum Technology).

5. Erbil Technical Medical Institute:
 this institute is located in Erbil city and established in 2007 after splitting from Erbil Institute of Technology. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Health Care, Nursery, Physiotherapy, Dentist Assistant, Pharmacy, Disease Analysis, X-ray, Vision Tests, and Anesthesiology)
6. Erbil Technical Administration Institute:
 this institute is located in Erbil city and established in 2010 after splitting from Erbil Institute of Technology. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Legal Administration, Accounting, Labor Management, The Mass Media, Information and Library, Tourism Management, Information System Management, and Tourism Guide). 

7. Koya Technical Institute: 
this institute is located in Koya city (72 km from Erbil city) and established in 1997. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Nursery, Disease Analysis, X-ray, Health Care, Oil Technology / Chemical Analysis, Generating and Control, Labor Management, Accounting, Legal Administration, Tourism Administration). 

8. Shaqlawa Technical Institute:
 this institute is located in Shaqlawa city (49 km from Erbil city) and established in 1999. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Animal Care, Disease Analysis, Information Technology, Engineering Drawings, Nursery, Bank Management, Statistics and Data, Labor Management, Marketing, Livestock, Construction, Resources Management). 

9. Soran Technical Institute: 
this institute is located in Soran city (109 km from Erbil city) and established in 2001. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Information Technology, Nursery, Disease Analysis, Childbirth and Women, Labor Management, Accounting, and Artificial Body Parts – Handicap). 

10. Khabat Technical Institute:
 this institute is located in Khabat city (34 km from Erbil city) and established in 2009. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Plantation (Horticulture), Plant Production, and Plant Protection). 

11. Choman Technical Institute: 
this institute is located in Choman city (155 km from Erbil city) and established in 2009. The institute grants the graduates with technical diploma degree after two years of successful study. It consists of the following departments (Labor Management, and Information Technology)

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