Official Opening ceremony

Opening ceremony of the DAAD Information Centre on 19th April 2012

The European Technology & Training Centre (ETTC) in which the DAAD Information Centre has his office, provided a suitable framework for the conclusion of the opening ceremony on the evening of 19 April 2012.

The guests were entertained with a reading of literature Abbas Khider and a "taster German" and learned about living and studying in Germany. The evening ended in a friendly atmosphere in the stylish courtyard of ETTC.


DAAD employees                                                                                 Prof. Fandrych, Dr. Rüland and Dr. Poller


Guests at the opening ceremony                                         Kerstin Simonis, IC director until July 2013

Opening ceremony of the German Department, College of Languages of SUH on 18th April 2012

In the morning of 19 April, 2012 the official opening of the German Department took place on the campus of Salahaddin University Erbil. After the official speeches the first students of the new B.A.-prgramme German as a foreign language extended a warm welcome in German to the guests.

Dr. Ahmed Dezaye and Dr. Dorothea Rüland cutting the ribbon at German Department

Isabell Mering, DAAD lecturer at German Department until June 2013 with one of the students


 The first batch of students studying German as a Foreign Language