IUS Rector Prof. Dr. Çınar visited "Džemal Bijedić" University in Mostar

On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 , the rector of the International University of Sarajevo, Prof. Dr. Özer Çınar, visited the city of Mostar in the company of Vice-Rector, Prof. Dr. Ismail Kocayusufoğlu and IUS General Secretary, Mr. Armin Kerić.

The reason for Rector's visit was the opening of Turkish Language and Literature Department at the Faculty of Humanities (FHN), of the " Džemal Bijedić " University in Mostar.

At the opening ceremony held in the amphitheater of the Faculty of Humanities (FHN) numerous prominent guests were present from various political, cultural and religious life of the country and abroad, among them the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Herzegovina-Neretva County-Canton, Mr. Zlatko Hadžiomerović, Mufti from the city of Mostar, Mr. Seid ef- Smajkić, the President of the City Council, Mr. Murat Ćorić, and Turkish consul in the city of Mostar, Mr. Tolga Bermek.

Opening of the Department of Turkish Language and Literature is a collaborative effort shared between the Faculty of Humanities (FHN) from the city of Mostar and the Turkish Cultural Center "Yunus Emre" in Sarajevo. According to the words of the Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Prof. Dr. Adnan Velagić, the opening of this department is of great significance for the " Džemal Bijedić " University, the City and the entire region.

During his visit to Mostar, Rector Çınar visited with his associates also the "Karađoz-begova medresa" in Mostar, the Mufti from the city of Mostar, Mr. Seid ef Smajkić and Turkish Consul in Mostar, Mr. Tolga Bermek.