After reopening of Sulaimani University in November 15th, 1992, planning to reestablishment of Horticulture Department as one of the important departments in the College of Agriculture was completed and the Department of Horticulture was starting to accept the first session of students in the academic year 1993-1994. The Horticulture Department has been reopened as this department is of special importance for Kurdistan Region generally and in Sulaimani governorate in particular. The region is known to have a suitable environment for the production of horticultural yields and there are too many fruits and vegetables orchards and projects. Also, the area is of great importance for the purpose of tourism. Department of Horticulture has been re-established in order to graduate experts in the area of fruit, vegetable as well as ornamental plants.
In the beginning, the number of academic staff in this department was only 9 members, but now there are over 50. Postgraduate studies in the Department began in 1997-1998 and continued up to now. Many Ph.D. and M.Sc. degrees were taken from the Department, some of them are experiencing their careers in Bakrajo Agriculture Technical Institute, Halabja Agricultural Technical College and the Agriculture College in the University of Kirkuk. Nowadays, many M.Sc. students are continuing the studies in the Department.
In addition, 690 undergraduate students (288 male and 402 female) graduated in the department and obtained BSc. degree in Horticulture Science.
A. Laboratories: (Postgraduate Study, Fruit Science, Entomology and Plant Diseases).
B. Lecturing Halls (4).
C. Orchard (12.5 hectares).
D. Plastic Houses (3).
E. Greenhouses (3).
F. Lath House (1).
G. Faculty Gardens Unit.
|1.||Dr.Sidiq Aziz Sidiq Kasnazany||Lecturer||Head of the Department|
|2.||Dr.Jalal Hamasalih Ismael||Assistant Professor||Academic Staff|
|3.||Dr.Fakhraddin Mustafa Hamasalih||Assistant Professor||Academic Staff|
|4.||Dr. Nawroz Abdul-razzak Tahir||Professor||Academic Staff|
|5.||Muhammed Shaho Ghafoor Saeed||Assistant Professor||Academic Staff|
|6.||Dr.Zainab Sabah Lazim||Assistant Professor||Academic Staff|
|7.||Dr.Ibrahim Maaroof Noori||Assistant Professor||Academic Staff|
|8.||Dr.Rupak Towfiq Abdulrazaq||Assistant Professor||Academic Staff|
|9.||Dr.Taha Ali Amin||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|10.||Dr.HamaRasul Saeed Rasul||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|11.||Dr.Othman Kamil Aref||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|12.||Dr.Ali Othman Mohammad||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|13.||Dr.Samal Jalal Omar||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|14.||Dr.Sardar Saeed Amin||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|15.||Dr.Chinur Hadi Mahmood||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|16.||Dr.Faraidun Muhammad Hama Faraj||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|17.||Dr.Khuncha Kamal Tofiq||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|18.||Luqman Gharib Karim||Lecturer||Academic Staff & Ph.D. Student|
|19.||Salam Mahmud Sulaiman||Lecturer||Academic Staff & Ph.D. Student|
|20.||Rukhosh Jawhar Rashed||Lecturer||Academic Staff & Ph.D. Student|
|21.||Rezan Muhammad Salih Ali||Lecturer||Academic Staff & Ph.D. Student|
|22.||Anwar Mohammed Raouf Mahmood||Lecturer||Academic Staff & Ph.D. Student|
|23.||Zhala Muhammad Ahmad||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|24.||Shayan Akram Mustafa||Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|25.||Chnoor Ali Ahmed||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff & Ph.D. Student|
|26.||Faraidun Karim Ahmad||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|27.||Ahtekhwaz Ahmad Sharef||Assistant Lecturer||Ph.D. Student|
|28.||Haidar Anwar Haidar||Assistant Lecturer||Ph.D. Student|
|29.||Hoshman Omar Majeed||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|30.||Hivi Shawkat Ibrahim||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|31.||Sajida Saeed Aziz||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|32.||Jamal Mahmood Faraj||Assistant Lecturer||Ph.D. Student|
|33.||Rasul Rafiq Aziz Gurun||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|34.||Hazha Abdulakrim Mahmood||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|35.||Avan Assi Fatih||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|36.||Sonia Hiwa Othman||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|37.||Kana Ali Mahmood||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|38.||Lanja Hiwa Khal||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|39.||Shler Hassan Mahmood||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|40.||Kamaran Salh Rasul||Assistant Lecturer||Dept. Determinant|
|41.||Chia Qadir Rashid||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|42.||Yaseen Nasraddin Hassan||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|
|43.||Tariq Abubakir Ahmed||Assistant Lecturer||Academic Staff|