About the Institute

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The British Institute for the Study of Iraq (BISI) is the UK’s only institution dedicated to advancing research and public education on Iraq in all areas of the arts, humanities and social sciences. 

For over 80 years, BISI has supported academic excellence and understanding of Iraq: funding projects, publishing vital research, organising conferences and public lectures, and re-training Iraq’s scholars and cultural heritage professionals.