Turkish High Officials Abdullah Eren and Prof. Dr. Birol Akgün Visited IUS

On Tuesday, July 9, 2019, a high delegation of Turkish officials visited the International University of Sarajevo (IUS). The delegation was headed by the President of the Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities (YTB) Abdullah Eren, and President of Maarif Foundation Prof. Dr. Birol Akgün.

In a friendly atmosphere, the guests joined breakfast hosted by the President of SEDEF Foundation Mr. Hasan Toplaoğlu and the IUS Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Yıldırım.

The discussion with the distinguished guests was about the work of International University of Sarajevo and other institutions belonging to the Foundation for Education Development Sarajevo (SEDEF), and Foundation's continuing contribution to the development of higher education and education system in BiH. In addition, representatives of the local branch of the Maarif Foundation joined the meeting in the rector’s office.

After an informal meeting, the program continued in the main IUS amphitheater, where the IUS Rector, Mr. Erren and Dr. Akgün addressed the students.

The distinguished guests were presented with tokens of appreciation by Mr. Topaloğlu and Rector Yıldırım for their kind visit.