News

2020 CoHE Excellence Awards (15.10.2020)

The Council of Higher Education organized the fourth CoHE Excellence Awards Ceremony to encourage the studies, projects, theses and activities related to community services that are carried out through the scientific studies of universities. President...

CoHE and TSE Release Guide for Development of Healthy and Clean Environments in Higher Education Institutions in terms of the Global Pandemic (07.10.2020)

A cooperation protocol was signed between the Council of Higher Education (CoHE) and the Turkish Standards Institute (TSE) to determine the general standards that include measures for the development of healthy and clean environments at the campuses of...

Final Report on Additional Placements of Higher Education Institutions Exam (YKS) for 2020 (02.10.2020)

In the 2020 YKS Placement Results Report, previously shared with the public, we pointed out that the occupancy rate in the programs, which was 76.45% in 2017, increased to 84.69% in 2018 and that it continued to increase and reached 91.36% in 2019 and...

"Committee on Distance Learning Policies" Established under CoHE (17.09.2020)

The Committee on Distance Education Policies was established under the Council of Higher Education with the participation of academics from different disciplines of various Turkish universities, who are experts in distance education. The committee...

Second Stage of YÖK-Future Project Implemented (12.09.2020)

​The Council of Higher Education initiated the "YÖK-Future Project" by implementing a new method in addition to the current procedures for the recruitment of academic staff last week. The project will be carried out in three stages. These stages were...

Announcements

Announcement for UK Government Scholarships (23.09.2020)

Under the Chevening Scholarships funded by the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office of the Government of the United Kingdom and partner organizations, applications are...

Online courses in STEM in cooperation with COMSTECH and Latif Ebrahim Jamal National Science Information Center of University of the University of Karachi in Pakistan (18.09.2020)

Online courses (iMoocs) are offered in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) at www.lej4learning.com.pk with the cooperation of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation's (OIC)...

Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme (16.09.2020)

Under the Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme offered by the Research Grants Council of Hong Kong, 300 students will be awarded with a monthly stipend of HK$26,000 and a conference...

Qatar Global Award for Dialogue Among Civilizations (09.09.2020)

The award is planned to be given in Doha in the second half of 2021, in collaboration with ISESCO Chair for the Alliance of Civilizations of the Faculty of Sharia and Islamic Studies – Qatar...

Announcement Regarding Amendment in Recognition and Equivalence Procedures for Overseas Distance Education (07.08.2020)

The following provision was included in Article 10 titled “Recognition and Equivalence Procedures for Distance Education” of the Regulation on the Recognition and Equivalence of Foreign