Ecotourism International Training Course

The University of sulaimani office of mobility, in collaboration with archaeologists from the University of Reading in the United Kingdom, facilitated a unique opportunity for students enrolled in the Department of Environmental Science within the College of Environmental Sciences. They introduced practical “ecotourism and environmental archaeology” lessons into the curriculum, enabling Kurdish students to tap into the expertise of the University of Reading’s archaeologists currently engaged in The Bestan Sur archaeological site. This transformative course commenced on October 17, 2023, marked by a scientific field trip to the bestansur archaeological area.