The Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research-KRG has granted Kurdistan Institution for Strategic Studies and Scientific Research to offer postgraduate studies (Higher Diploma, Master, and Ph.D.) with a collaboration of a local or international University.
Further, KISSR has several courses in different subject areas including sciences, engineering, and medical sciences, which are informed by the latest research and taught by national and world-renowned academics.

KISSR offers Higher Diploma, Master, and Ph.D. courses in the following fields:

  1. Science
    • Geology
    • Chemistry
    • Biology
    • Biochemistry
    • Environment
    • Ecology
    • Physics
    • Computer Science
    • Information Technology
    • Agricultural Science
  2. Medical Science
    • Cancer Research
    • Public Health
    • General Medical Science
  3. Engineering
    • Information and Communication Engineering
    • Software Engineering
    • Petroleum Engineering
    • Hydrological Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Electrical and Control Engineering
    • Information and Communication Engineering
  4. Administration and Management
    • Statistics
    • Management Administration

Applications for admitting these courses are currently closed.