Geography Department – Faculty of Arts organized a scientific symposium to discuss the status of postgraduate studies and to find out the best ways and mechanisms of improvement. Delegates from university of Baghdad, Al-Mustanseriyah, Diyala, Takreet, Al-Anbar, Babil and Al-Qadissiyah were attended. Deans of some colleges and other academia staff who are interested and engaged in postgraduate studies were also attended.
Head of Geography Department of College of Arts Dr Wahab Al-Yassiri pointed out that this symposium will continue for two days. During these days twenty five comprehensive working papers and studies will be discussed. These papers were presented by various Iraqi staff members and researchers. These constructive discussions were divided into five various sessions and are mainly focused on the development of postgraduate studies.