Representatives of the Yildiz Technical University visited IUS

On Wednesday, September 10th, 2014, representatives of the Yildiz Technical University, from the Republic of Turkey visited the International University of Sarajevo (IUS). The meeting was attended by Assist. Prof. Dr. Emre Yildirim and Assist. Mehmet İlhan from the Department of Communication and Design of the Yildiz Technical University and as well as IUS representatives, IUS Rector Prof. Dr. Yücel Oğurlu, Adviser to Rector, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hasan Korkut, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences (FENS), Prof. Dr. Fuat Gürcan and Program Coordinator of the Visual Arts and Visual Communication Design (VACD), Assist. Prof. Kenan Zekić.

The aim of the meeting was to successfully start developing future project cooperation and exchanges in the field of academic education between the two departments. The cooperation on this project is intended to last one semester in this phase of work. Throughout digital media and online interaction between lecturers and students, and between students themselves, the educational processes of two universities in the field of design and visual communication will be connected through this project.  The results of mutual cooperation will be presented at the end of the semester by creating a thematic exhibition at IUS and at the Yildiz Technical University.

‘’In order to become more successful higher education institution, we must have reliable partners. I would like to thank the representatives of the Yildiz Technical University in Turkey for becoming a partner and great support for us’'- said Assist. Prof. Kenan Zekić, the initiator of this cooperation.