University of Sarajevo delegation visits Istanbul Technical University
At the invitation of Prof. Dr. Murat Gul, Dean of the Faculty of Architecture at the Istanbul Technical University (ITU), University of Sarajevo Rector (UNSA), Prof. Dr. Rifat Škrijelj and Prof. Dr. Adnan Pašić, UNSA Faculty of Architecture, on 10 and 11 June 2019 are in visit to this university.
The occasion of the visit is the final presentation and exhibition of project solutions for student master's theses prepared within the one-year project study “21st Century Learning Envinroments: University of Sarajevo Campus Architectural Desing” coordinated by Prof. Dr. Birgul Colakoglu on behalf of ITU Faculty of Architecture and Prof. Dr. Adnan Pašić and Doz. Dr. Nasiha Pozder on behalf of UNSA Architectural Faculty.
On the first day of the visit, June 10, the UNSA delegation was hosted by the Rector of the Istanbul Technical University, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Karaca. As an introduction to the meeting of the two Rectors, a tour of the ITU Campus in Maslak was organized.
On the second day of the visit, June 11, the UNSA delegation will attend the final presentation of the UNSA Campus project solutions.
The meeting of the delegations of the two universities takes place within the framework of the General Protocol on Educational and Scientific Cooperation signed in 2015, and discussed future forms of intensified cooperation on joint projects of academic staff of these two higher education institutions. A special interest of UNSA delegations has been expressed for the ITU's assistance in establishing the technology park modeled on the one within the ITU, ranked among the three best technology parks in the world, the two most successful in Europe.