THE THIRD ASSEMBLY OF THE TURKIC UNIVERSITIES UNION WAS HELD AT KYRGYZ-TURKISH MANAS UNIVERSITY.


The Third General Assembly of the Turkic Universities Union (Union) was hosted by the Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University (KTMU), the current Chairman-in-Office of the Union, on 19 April 2018 in Bishkek.

 Representatives from 14 member universities of the Union from Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Turkey, delegates of the Student Council and officials of the Turkic Council Secretariat attended the Assembly.

 The Rector of the KTMU Prof. Sebahattin Balcı and Deputy Secretary General of the Turkic Council Dr. Ömer Kocaman moderated the discussions on the topics such as logo and website of the Union, the implementation of the Orkhun Exchange Program, criteria for the Union award and the Activity Report of the Union prepared by the Chairman-in-Office.

 In the course of the meeting, the parties agreed to consider the prospective cooperation with other universities in the scope of the international collaboration of the Union. The sides suggested that such partnerships would enhance the capacity of the Orkhun Exchange Program.

 Among the other important decisions taken at the meeting was the inclusion of the Department of Turkology to the pilot project of the Orkhun Exchange Program that started last year for the undergraduate students and academicians of Department of International Relations, Department of Political Science, Department of International Relations and Political Science.

 The Activity Report included projects designed and carried out with the coordination of the KTMU during its chairmanship. It encompasses prominent endeavors such as the First Turkic Universities Union Sport Games, Tourism Guide of the Turkic World, the document briefing the relations among the member states over the last 25 years and the paper on the common citizenship education among the Turkic peoples.

In the course of the meeting, the Student Council reported on its activities as well.

The parties also reviewed the prospective actions of the Union in the upcoming period. Among other things, the central theme of the discussion was the transition of the chairmanship to the Khoja Akhmet Yassawi University of Kazakhstan.

The parties also unanimously consented to organize an international symposium dedicated to the 90th anniversary of the birthday of renowned Turkic writer Chinghiz Aitmatov.

Towards the end of the session, the participants listened to the presentations of the candidate universities to the Union membership, after which the member universities decided on the selection of the applicants by using objective criteria and by means of vote.

Thus, Azerbaijan University of Languages, Kh. Dosmukhamedov Atyrau State University of Kazakhstan and Osh State University of Kyrgyzstan joined the Union and became its new members.

      

21 Apr Applications for the Middle East Technical University and Kirsehir Ahi Evran University were opened for the Fall Semester of 2019-2020 Academic Year within the framework of Erasmus+ KA107 Project

We are happy to announce that applications for the Middle East Technical University and Kirsehir Ahi Evran University were opened for the Fall Semester of 2019-2020 Academic Year within the framework of Erasmus+ KA107 agreementws signed between Universities.

 - 2nd year undergraduate students of the Agriculture Faculty and the Turcology Department only can apply to the Kırşehir Ahi Evran University.

 - 2nd year undergraduate students of all departments that are available at Middle East Technical University can apply to the Middle East Technical University. Graduate students can apply if they agree to take and attend the courses.

 

Application requirements:

 • Grade point average is higher than 3.50

• English TOEFL score more than 500 (PBT), 65 (IBT).

Application Procedures:

 Students who want to apply must bring their TOEFL certificate (PBT or IBT) (AUCA Institutional TOEFL certificate is valid) and the signed and stamped transcript (in English) to the International Relations Office which is situated on the second floor of the Rectorate building.

 After the applications has over selection committee will nominate two students, one as a main candidate and one as a reserve candidate for each University. Applications will be evaluated according to the general grade point average and English language score as 50% of GPA + 50% of Language Score; and students with the highest score will be shown as candidates. The selection committee will then notify the University Senate Board of the results and submit it for approval.

 

Application deadline for students: 22 April – 10 May, 2019.

Evaluation process: 11 May – 15 May, 2019

Announcement of the results: 16 May, 2019

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Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University organized Summer School Program between 25 June and 6 July within the framework of Central Asian Universities Association. Students from Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University, Karabuk University and Nevşehir Hacı Bektaş University participated in the program.

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23 Apr THE THIRD ASSEMBLY OF THE TURKIC UNIVERSITIES UNION WAS HELD AT KYRGYZ-TURKISH MANAS UNIVERSITY.

The Third General Assembly of the Turkic Universities Union (Union) was hosted by the Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University (KTMU), the current Chairman-in-Office of the Union, on 19 April 2018 in Bishkek.

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