Assessing the Sustainability in Cihan University by Using Unit Based Sustainability Assessment Tool

IOSR Journal of Mobile Computing & Application, Volume 3, Issue 3. (May. - Jun. 2016)

5 Pages Posted: 21 Nov 2016 Last revised: 26 Nov 2019

Date Written: May 15, 2016

Abstract

Many universities have started to assess sustainability, and there are many tools have been developed to assess the sustainability. For universities at an early stage of sustainability implementation, choosing a tool that fits their specific context is an important step in their assessment process. Therefore, in this study, it is found Unit ‐ based Sustainability Assessment Tool (USAT) to assess the sustainability in Cihan University. This study is aimed to assess the sustainability performance: Curriculum, teaching approach, research and scholarship activities, community service examination assessment of sustainability topics and staff expertise and willingness to participate in sustainability teaching and research in Cihan University through eight departments. The researchers findings were that Cihan university has a good level of integration of sustainability overall teaching department.

Keywords: Sustainability, USAT, Cihan University, HEIs

Suggested Citation

Harjan, Sinan and Thabit, Thabit and Hussain, Omead Ibraheem, Assessing the Sustainability in Cihan University by Using Unit Based Sustainability Assessment Tool (May 15, 2016). IOSR Journal of Mobile Computing & Application, Volume 3, Issue 3. (May. - Jun. 2016), Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2872612

Sinan Harjan

Cihan University

Street 100M
Erbil, Kurdistan Region 0383-23
Iraq

Thabit Thabit (Contact Author)

Ninevah University ( email )

Al-Majmoaa St.
Mosul, Ninevah 41002
Iraq

Omead Ibraheem Hussain

Cihan University

Street 100M
Erbil, Kurdistan Region 0383-23
Iraq

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