CoHE President Özvar Attends IUB Board Meeting

October 22, 2021 / Manisa

CoHE President Erol Özvar attended the board meeting of the Interuniversity Board (IUB) hosted by Manisa Celal Bayar University.

CoHE President Erol Özvar headed the meeting. The rectors of the member universities, which are Ankara University, Ankara Music and Fine Arts University, Atatürk University, Erciyes University, Manisa Celal Bayar University, İstanbul University, İstanbul Aydın University, İstanbul Technical University, İzmir Bakırçay University, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University ve Sabancı University, and IUB representatives participated in the meeting.

The participants discussed the current situation of Turkish higher education and the expectations for the future. They also talked about the improvements for the assessment process of the applications made to IUB.

- President Özvar’s Message to Work Closely in Collaboration with Universities

After the meeting, he posted a message on his social media which read: “As CoHE, we continue to take part in the meetings held within the scope of various collaborations of universities by establishing closer contact with them in the new term in higher education.”

Özvar said that he attended the Board Meeting of the Interuniversity Board held by Manisa Celal Bayar University for the same reason.

“On the occasion of the meeting, we met with the respectable rectors of the universities that form the IUB Board and discussed the current situation of the academia. We talked about the improvements for the assessment process of the applications made to IUB. As CoHE, we are planning to meet with Turkish universities frequently and work with them. In this context, I believe that we will make great contributions to Turkish higher education by being more participatory and in close communication with the universities."