Media Directorate of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research: On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, during a meeting held in the Kurdistan Region, the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research issued several decisions regarding postgraduate studies and the conditions of application. Minister of Higher Education Dr. Aram Mohammed Qader said that the ministry seeks through the issuance of new decisions to reduce the cost of study for those who wish to complete their studies and that the new decisions would provide them with more opportunities. He added that graduates in the past years who are not employed by the government will be able to apply for study regardless of the year of graduation or years of service. The meeting witnessed the presence of the ministry spokesman and directors, as well as vice presidents of universities for scientific affairs and postgraduate studies. For more information, please visit the official website of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research.