Cooperation with the Istanbul Commerce University in Turkey

With the aim of improving the cooperation and exchange of knowledge in the field of education, the International University of Sarajevo was visited by the Rector of the Istanbul Commerce University in Turkey, Prof. Dr. Nazim Ekren, on Wednesday, September 18th, 2013.

The reason for the visit of the distinguished Rector is the agreement on signing the Memorandum of Understanding and the Protocol on International Educational Cooperation between the International University of Sarajevo and the Istanbul Commerce University in Turkey.

By signing the Memorandum and Protocol on Cooperation, these two universities have obligated themselves to join strength in initializing projects and closely cooperate on the following: cooperation in the research and implementation of international projects, organization of professional seminars and workshops, exchange of scientific, technical and educational staff and other associates, the exchange of scientific and professional experiences and achievements, exchange of undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students, and exchange of publications and literature.

On behalf of the Istanbul Commerce University the documents were signed by, Prof. Dr. Nazim Ekren and on behalf of the International University of Sarajevo, IUS Rector, Prof. Dr. Yücel Oğurlu.

The signed documents are of great importance for IUS, especially in the field of international exchange of students and staff, as well as for academic, cultural and scientific cooperation of IUS with respectable educational institutions in Turkey.