Faculty of Engineering (FENG)

Engineering solutions for a sustainable future.

We're educating professionals for a competitive market, forming strong industry collaborations, and addressing infrastructure, environmental, and urban sustainability concerns. We're also developing smarter technology, which is transforming how we live and work.

FENG at Soran University (SUN) offers a superb blend of programmes that will get you closer to your professional goals. SUN is located in the heart of Kurdistan's highlands, surrounded by a stunning environment, providing you with a pleasant experience for management along with your education.


Engineering is the study of the application of scientific theories and mathematical methods to analyse, design, implement, validate, and test technological solutions in a variety of disciplines, such as structure construction, process design in various fields, and material, device, and equipment manufacturing.

Soran University's Faculty of Engineering (FENG) was created in 2013 as a teaching and research academic centre of excellence with three departments: Chemical (DCHE), Civil and Environmental Engineering  (DCEE), Mining and Petroleum Engineering  (DPME), and Mechatronic and Robotics Engineering (DMERE) It employs completely competent personnel who have earned degrees from well-known and reputable national and international universities. The academic staff strives to push the frontiers of knowledge and revamp teaching and learning by using conventional techniques in the classroom and laboratory to give students with many paths to achievement.


The Vision of the Faculty of Engineering will be the center of excellence in engineering education and research in Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The best student representative of geographical and cultural diversity, academic staff of the highest caliber and excellence learning and research environment will ensure academic excellence and the highest professional standard, nationally and internationally.


Our Mission is to acquire, promote, develop and disseminate knowledge of engineering sciences and its application to improve the quality of life and, in particular, to equip present and future generation with skills and attitudes to attain competence as professional engineers, and to interact with industry and community for sustainable development of humankind.


1. Develop highly skilled graduates who are prepared to work collaboratively in multi-disciplinary teams to tackle complex issues affecting humanity

2. Enhance resources to enable the best student-centred learning experiences and impactful research

3. Increase research productivity, cross-disciplinary collaboration, research visibility, and impact on our region and beyond

4. Diversify the student population through strategic enrollment, right-sizing of programs and an inclusive environment

5. Establish and enhance progressive mutually beneficial relationships with industry, government, alumni, campus partners and the broader community.