A Day Full of Activity for the Students of UHD in Turkey
2017-08-21 (Monday) [ College of Language ]
on August 21st 2017, During the tour that was held for the English department students, University of Human Development, to Yuzunci Yil University at Van city, Turkey, professor Dr. Paiamy Batal, president of Yuzuncu Yil university, hosted the students of UHD for breakfast. The president showed their desire to cooperate with University of Human Development. He told our delegation that students of UHD can apply to post graduation studies via Mavlana program in order to complete a course or more at Yuzuncu Yil university. In return, students of Yuzuncu Yil can study a course or more at UHD- within the exchange program between the two sides.
Afterwards, the students attended a seminar about Developing Personality that was held by Dr. Muhamed Mateen Barlik. Dr. Muhamed encouraged the audience to take full advantage of their free times and live up with plans.
In the afternoon of the same day, the group of the students along with each of Dr. Sabir Hassan, head of English department, and Mr. Chalak Ghafour, English department rapporteur, visited literature college and were welcomed by Dr. Zaki Tashtan, college dean. Dr. Zaki explained the programs of their college to the UHD students. In return, Dr. Sabir Hassan talked about the history and establishment of University of Human Development and the colleges within it. Dr. Zaki told the UHD group that their doors are open for their students and would like to cooperate with the students who wish to complete their post graduation studies in any of their nine departments which include English language and literature, Turkish, history, sociology and etc.
In the end of the day, the UHD group visited the cat house in the city which keeps a rare type of cat that has become a symbol of the city of Van. The cats are white with a pair of eyes each with a different color, one blue, and the other is green.