Biology department

  • The biology department is a scientific department in the college of science/ University of Raparin in Ranya city. This department was first founded in 2012. In 2018 the department was suspended or closed, and reopened again for the 2021-2022 academic year. The department follows the Bologna process, and the language of instruction is English. It takes four years, eight semesters of practical and theoretical subjects to earn 240 ECTS credits and get B.Sc. .

    Mission

    The department of biology prepares students to be professional pioneers on a scientific basis about the entire animal world and human beings. The main goal in studying this science is to maintain the planet and human health in particular. Students are motivated to conduct their scientific research in the latest technology-equipped laboratories, newest scientific research methods.

    Vision

    The department provides an excellent academic environment for students through the latest study programs “the Bologna process” in which students actively participate to exchange information among themselves as well as with the academic staff. Students of this department will have the opportunity to use their abilities and skills to work in laboratories of the department as well as other laboratories. Graduates of this department will have the opportunity to continue their studies as postgraduates in the country and abroad so as they become pioneers in the field.

    Objectives

    • The department provides an excellent academic environment for students through the latest study programs “the Bologna process” in which students actively participate to exchange information between themselves as well as with the academic staff. • Graduates of this department get a bachelor's degree in the biology science field. Graduates can work in laboratories of general and private health sectors, food factories, quality control, and pharmaceutical companies. • Providing the opportunity to actively learn in advanced laboratories • Students are motivated and trained to conduct advanced research in the field.
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    Dr. Ahmed Farhan Shalal

    Dr. Ahmed Farhan Shalal

    Administrator of Department
    Karzan A. Qurbani

    Karzan A. Qurbani

    Deputy of Department

  • Dr. Ahmed Farhan Shallal

    Dr. Ahmed Farhan Shallal

    Administrative of Biology

     

    Degree: Ph.D.

     

    Specialization: Immunology

     

    Phone Number: 07500865427

     

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    Karzan A. Qurbani

    Karzan A. Qurbani

    Deputy of Department
    M.Sc.
    Assist. Lecturer

    Microbiology (Microbial Biotechnology

    07701579234
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    Dr. Ramiar Kamal Kheder

    Dr. Ramiar Kamal Kheder

    Degree: Ph.D. Infection Immunity Inflammation Phone Number: 07504669498 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Shahla Muhammed Abdulla

    Dr. Shahla Muhammed Abdulla

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization:Molecular Biology Phone Number: 07730962290 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Saman Abdulrahman Ali

    Dr. Saman Abdulrahman Ali

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization: Molecular Biology Phone Number: 07719640702 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Rzgar Qadir Pirot

    Dr. Rzgar Qadir Pirot

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization:Medical Bacteriology Phone Number: 07501202029 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Kazhal Shex Muhammed

    Dr. Kazhal Shex Muhammed

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization:Genetics Phone Number: 07501716660 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Dara Muhammed Aziz

    Dr. Dara Muhammed Aziz

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization: Organic Chemistry Phone Number: 07701567789 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Bnar Mahmuod Ibrahim

    Dr. Bnar Mahmuod Ibrahim

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization:Analytical Chemistry Phone Number:07501839370 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Intisar Razaq Ibrahim

    Dr. Intisar Razaq Ibrahim

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization:Plant Physiology Phone Number E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Dr. Azad Salih Abdulla

    Dr. Azad Salih Abdulla

    Degree: Ph.D. Specialization:Soil Chemistry Phone Number: 07504013252 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Qadir Rasul Dawid

    Qadir Rasul Dawid

    Degree: M.Sc. Specialization: Pharmacology Phone Number: 07502363285 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Safin Hassan Hussein

    Safin Hassan Hussein

    Degree: M.Sc (PH.D student) Specialization:Molecular Medicine phone Number: 07501124797 e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Salar Ali Shareef

    Salar Ali Shareef

    Degree:M.Sc. Specialization:Molecular Pathology and Toxicology Phone Number: 07511135424 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Shawqi Muhammed Hassan

    Shawqi Muhammed Hassan

    Degree: M.Sc. Specialization: Medical Microbiology Phone Number:07501060064 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Begard Khalid Mustafa

    Begard Khalid Mustafa

    Degree: M.Sc. Specialization: Medical Sciences Phone Number: 07511068870 E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Zana Hassan Ibrahim

    Zana Hassan Ibrahim

    Degree: M.Sc. Animal Physiology Phone Number:07732259090 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Rebeen Hassan Ibrahim

    Rebeen Hassan Ibrahim

    Degree: M.Sc Specialization: Medical Microbiology Phone Number:07518908778 Email:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Saman Muhammed Sulaiman

    Saman Muhammed Sulaiman

    Degree: M.Sc. Specialization:Animal Physiology Phone Number:07501146946 E-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
    Abdulqadr Khdr Hamad

    Abdulqadr Khdr Hamad

    Degree: M.Sc. Specialization: Biomedical Sciences Phone Number: 07725331270 E-mail:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Biology Department

    Undergraduate Curriculum                                                             

    First Year/ Fall Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
    BIOU1S101  English Language I  4   5
     BIOU1S102 Kurdish Studies  2  
    BIOU1S103  Information Technology 
     BIOC1S105 Analytical Chemistry 
    BIO1S106   Biostatistics I
     BIO1S107 General Biology I 
     Total 13 11  30
     Total Hours per Week  24

     

    First Year/ Spring Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
    BIOU1S201 English Language II 4   5
    BIOU1S202 Computer Programming 1 2 5
    BIOU1S203 Academic Debate 2 2 5
    BIOU1S204 Environmental Conservation (Elective) 2   3
    BIOU1S205 Social Awareness (Elective)
    BIOC1S206 Organic Chemistry 2 3 6
    BIO1S207 General Biology II 2 3 6
    Total 13     10 30
    Total Hours per Week 23

     

    Second Year/ Fall Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
    BIO2S101 Academic Engish I 2   4
    BIO2S102 General Microbiology 2 3 5
    BIO2S103 Invertebrate 2 3 5
    BIO2S104 Histology 2 3 5
    BIO2S105 Plant Anatomy 2 3 5
    BIO2S106 Biochemistry 2 3 6
    Total 12 15 30
    Total Hours per Week 27

     

    Second Year/ Spring Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
    BIO2S201  Academic English II (Writing)    4
    BIO2S202 General Microbiology   5
    BIO2S203 Algae and Archegonia 
    BIO2S204  Embryology
    BIO2S205 Plant Taxonomy  3
    BIO2S206  Clinical Biochemistry
    Total 12   15 30 
    Total Hours per Week  27

     

    Third Year/ Fall Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
    BIO3S101  Mycology  2
    BIO3S102   Cell Biology
    BIO3S103   Ecology and Pollution
    BIO3S104  Animal Physiology 
    BIO3S105  General Entomology 
    BIO3S106  Biostatistics II 
    Total  12 12  30 
    Total Hours per Week  24

     

    Third Year/ Spring Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
     BIO3S201  Virology
    BIO3S202   Molecular Biology
    BIO3S203  Food And Industrial Microbiology 
     BIO3S204  Plant Physiology
     BIO3S205  Medical Entomology  2
     BIO3S206  Research Methodology
    Total 12  14  30 
    Total Hours per Week  26

     

    Fourth Year/ Fall Semester
    Code Course Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
     BIO4S101  Medical Bacteriology
    BIO4S102  Genetics I 
    BIO4S103   Chordate and Comparative Anatomy
    BIO4S104   Immunology
    BIO4S105   Hematology and Endocrinology
    BIO4S106   Project  5
    Total 10  20  30 
    Total Hours per Week 30 

     

    Fourth Year/ Spring Semester
    Code Cours Title Hours ECTS
    Theory Practical
     BIO4S201 Antibiotics 
    BIO4S202  Genetics II 
    BIO4S203  Parasitology 
    BIO4S204  Immunology II 
     BIO4S205  Quality Control
     BIO4S206  Project
    Total  10 20  30 
    Total Hours per Week  30

      Note: There will be compulsory summer training for ONE MONTH (120 hours) for a third-year student with a satisfactory grade. The student will not award a B.Sc in biological science if they have not successfully completed the training course.