On Wednesday, November 9, 2022, a delegation from Ziraat Bank BH visited the International University of Sarajevo (IUS) and presented their internship and employment opportunities to IUS students. The delegation comprised of Mr. Bülent Suer, President of the Board; Elma Sulejmanagić, Head of Treasury and Financial Institutions; Edmir Eminović, Head of Corporate Sales and Performance Management Department; Mehmed Fatih Aydın, member of the Board; Amela Hodžić, Head of Human Resources Management; Tuğçe Pırıldar, Head of Retail Banking Department as well as members of corporate communication and human resources sectors. The delegation was welcomed by the IUS Rector, Prof. Dr. Ahmet Yıldırım and the Student and Career Center (SCC) Manager, Mrs. Hilal Yanik.
The Bank representatives talked about the history of Ziraat Bank, its vision and mission as well as internship and employment opportunities not only for Bosnian students, but Turkish and international students as well. In addition, Ziraat Bank offers Banking School to its new staff members. This is a 1-year training held in Turkey and helps young people acquire necessary training regarding the Bank, its operating systems, tips and tricks of the business as well as the Bank corporate culture know-how. They emphasized that students can start their internships before they graduate and launch their careers in this sector. After the presentation, the students had an opportunity to ask questions related to the work and internship at the Bank.
At the end, Prof. Yıldırım addressed the Bank representatives and thanked them for this opportunity for IUS students. He pointed out that our students can get a job right after they graduate at one of the best workplaces in Bosnia and Herzegovina and urged them to seize this chance and start developing their professional careers.