MPs from Grand National Assembly of Turkiye Pay Courtesy Visit to IUS


A delegation of the Grand National Assembly of Turkiye paid a visit to the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) on Wednesday, June 8, 2022. The delegation, led by the Ambassador of Republic of Turkiye to BiH H.E. Sadık Babür Girgin was comprised of four MPs: Mr. Osman Aşkın Bak, Mr. Mevlüt Karakaya, Ms. Zehra Taşkesenlioğlu Ban and Mr. Ahmet Yıldız.

 IUS Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Yıldırım hosted the delegation and introduced the University to the MPs. He underlined that IUS is the only Foundation university in Bosnia and Herzegovina and it boasts a truly international environment. Constituting 5 faculties that run all three study cycles, IUS brings together students from 45 different countries with English as the medium of instruction. Furthermore, IUS Rector stressed that the University offers a unique opportunity for its students to obtain dual undergraduate diplomas in 7 study programs from renowned universities in Istanbul: Istanbul Technical University and Istanbul University as well as from universities in Lublin (Poland) and Ludwigshafen (Germany) at a postgraduate level.

The MPs were interested in learning more about the organization of the University and its facilities and Rector Yıldırım presented to the guests the IUS campus indicating that in addition to numerous classrooms, amphitheaters and study rooms, IUS students have at their disposal a Research and Development Centre with the most sophisticated laboratories. The guests were very impressed by the IUS infrastructure and its system of operation and expressed good wishes to the work of the University in the time to come.