A collaboration protocol was settled between Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) and Cyprus University of Social Sciences on 9 January 2017 at EMU Rector’s Office. The said protocol was signed by EMU Rector Prof. Dr. Necdet Osam and Rector of Cyprus University of Social Sciences Prof. Dr. İsmail Güleç.
EMU Rector Prof. Dr. Osam delivered a speech at the protocol signature ceremony and informed that Cyprus University of Social Sciences is a newly formed university upon the Turkish Republic Council of Higher Education’s (YÖK) approval. Prof. Dr. Osam also underlined EMU’s willingness to share its experiences within the framework of the educational and scientific collaborations. Prof. Dr. Osam mentioned the existing collaboration protocols of EMU with over 100 educational institutions and emphasized that Cyprus University of Social Sciences is the second educational institution in TRNC signing a collaboration protocol with EMU.
During the protocol Prof. Dr. Güleç expressed his pleasure in settling a protocol as such with a well-established educational institution as EMU. Prof. Dr. Güleç emphasized that their aim is to bring up talented students with high quality skills by strengthening the academic relations with EMU.
EMU Vice Rector for Academic Affairs Prof. Dr. Hüseyin Özkaramanlı, Vice Rector for International Affairs and Promotion Prof. Dr. Cem Tanova and the Institute of Graduate Studies and Research Director Prof. Dr. Mustafa Tümer were present at the said protocol signature ceremony.