Entrepreneurial skills development will be taught in KRG’s universities

The Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research has launched a project to establish entrepreneurship centers in coordination with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

The advisory board at the Ministry of Higher Education in the presence of the Director General of Education, Planning and Monitoring, the representative of the US organization (IREX) in the Ministry and the representative of the U.S. Consulate General in Erbil held a meeting with the teachers.

According to the project agenda, the experts of the selected institutes will be responsible for training teachers of Kurdistan universities in the first phase and through the centers a special educational program on training and development of entrepreneurial skills in the universities of the Kurdistan Region will be established Their university education.

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is ranked third in the world according to the Shanghai International Rankings and is supported by the US Government and the US Consulate General in the Kurdistan Region the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research should work.