Afghanistan Programme

Afghanistan Programme

After the defeat of the Taliban regime and the establishment of the new government in Afghanistan, the oldest academic cooperation of the IEE – that with the University of Kabul – saw its revival in 2002. Read more about the achievements, the components and the fascinating story behind a partnership that goes back to the very roots of the Institute and which spreads nowadays beyond Kabul to the Universities of Balkh (Mazar-i'-Sharif), Herat, Nangarhar (Jalalabad), Khost, Kandahar, Bamyan, Faryab, Jawzjan and Paktia.

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Faculty Day at Balkh University, 2005



News & Announcements:

Meeting with Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai

2015-04 KarzaiOn Monday, 20 April 2015, our students had the chance to meet the former president of Afghanistan Hamid Karzai. He was invited to Bochum for the discussion forum ‘Challenges in Afghanistan, Situation at the Hindu Kush, Global Terrorism and the Role of Germany in the World’.

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Afghan Lecturers Graduated from the Bachelor Upgrading Programme

Congratulations to 24 Afghan lecturers – the largest group yet – from the Universities of Nangarhar, Herat, Faryab, Samangan, Bamyan, Khost, Kunduz, Paktia, Kandahar and Kabul who completed the Bachelor Upgrading Programme in Management and Economics at RUB. On 6 March 2015 they received the certificates.

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New Group of Afghan Master Students in Bochum

A new group from Afghanistan, aiming for a Master of Science in Management and Economics, has finally arrived at Bochum. The complete IEE Staff was absolutely delighted to welcome the MSc group once again at RUB. All the lecturers participating in the MSc in Management and Economics completed one of the past editions of the Bachelor Upgrading at RUB.

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Afghanistan Programme: Contacts

AA Silhouette-femaleNicole Dittrich
Coordinator of Afghanistan Prgramme

E-mail: Nicole.Dittrich@ruhr-uni-bochum.de

Phone:  +49 (0)234 / 32-22292
Fax: +49 (0)234 / 32-14294

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Coordinator Cooperation with Afghan Universities

E-mail: Sami.Noor@rub.de

Phone:  +49 (0)234 / 32-25147
Fax: +49 (0)234 / 32-14294