A COOPERATION PROTOCOL WAS SIGNED BETWEEN ATATÜRK UNIVERSITY AND SAHAND UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY
Sahand Technology University Rector Prof. Dr. Esmaeil Fatehi Far and the accompanying delegation visited Rector Prof. Dr. Ömer Çomaklı.
Rector Fatehi Far, who expressed his condolences to Rector Çomaklı for the earthquake in Kahramanmaraş, stated that as the people of Iran, they are at least as upset as Türkish people about this natural catastrophe, stressing they are always ready for support and help.
Welcoming Fatehi Far and his delegation at the Office of the Rector, Prof. Dr. Çomaklı thanked his guests for their good wishes and desires. Noting that the Republic of Türkiye is a very strong state, Çomaklı emphasized that the wounds of the earthquake will be healed together.
With the protocols signed after the visit, collaborations were made between Atatürk University and Sahand University of Technology. The protocol, which was agreed on the cooperation of research centers and scientific research to be carried out at Atatürk University East Anatolian High Technology Application and Research Center (DAYTAM), was signed by the Rectors of both universities.
In addition, the parties that have agreed to support joint undergraduate and post-doctoral researchers, student exchanges of universities, etc. also discussed the issues. Commenting on the signed protocol, Rector Çomaklı pointed out that as Atatürk University, bilateral cooperation studies in line with the national and international leadership mission, especially with the universities in the nearby geography, have increased in terms of quality.
Emphasizing that Türkiye and Iran are two neighboring countries with a deep-rooted history in the region, Prof. Dr. Çomaklı said that these two countries, which share the same geography, have many common points in terms of civilizations and that they, as a university, want to strengthen these historical relations dating the very ancient past.
CORPORATE COMMUNICATION DIRECTORATE – 28.02.2023