It is an educational and scientific Sector which is a branch of the Polytechnic University of Sulaimani established in 1997 under the name of Sirwan Technical School of Agriculture and later on changed to the Technical Institute of Halabja in 2003.
The first Academic year started in 2003-2004 by receiving students in Nursing and Plant product departments followed by launching Pathological Investigations’ department in 2006. From 2007 to 2009, the Business and Administration department for both morning and evening classes was established.
The students are provided with Diploma certificate after passing two academic years.
The main objective of the institute is preparing trained and skilful graduates for the governmental and private sectors aiming at making development in various fields and majors in the region. Additionally, it is mainly established to develop science and healthcare in the district.
Website of the Institute : hti.spu.edu.iq