Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) is offering Workshops for high school senior year students receiving education within the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC). Targeted towards more than 1000 high school students, the said workshops commenced at various academic units on Monday, the 26th of December 2016. The workshops that continued on the 27-28 December 2016 will end on the 2nd of January 2017.
On the 27th of December 2016, Famagusta Turkish Maarif College, Famagusta High School of Trade, Dr. Fazil Kucuk Industry Vocational High School, Eastern Mediterranean Doga College, Polatpasa High School and Cumhuriyet High School students took part in the organization that continued on the 28th of December 2016 and will end on the 2nd of January 2017. The workshops on the 28th of December 2016 were be attended by Bekirpasa High School, Iskele High School of Trade, ErenkAly High School, Karpaz Vocational High School and Degirmenlik High School students. Students were grouped according to their prospective choices and attended relevant workshops accompanied by academic experts in the faculty.
The final day of workshops will host students from Bulent Ecevit Anatolian High School, Anadolu Fine Arts High School, 20 July Science High School, Haydarpasa High School of Trade, Sedat Simavi Vocational High School, Ted College, Namik Kemal High School, Famagusta Vocational High School and Morphu Vocational High School.
Taking place under 38 different topics, the workshop sessions aim to help high school students explore and develop their existing skills and talents. The workshops include Mechanics Workshops, Cutting Pieces with CNC Workshops, Computer Based Production Workshops, Electrical Car Production Workshops, Robot Assisted Production and Optimisation Application Workshops, Resistance Tests of Concrete Columns Workshops, Electrostatic and Electromagnetic Experiments Workshops, Pattern Design with Microcontrollers in LED Sequence Workshops, Cyprus Conflict Workshops, Stock Market Workshops, Molecular Genetics Workshops � Demonstration of Polymerase Chain Reactions Workshops, Urban Landscape Workshops, Architectural Sunshade Design Workshops, Living Environments Workshops, Modern Architechtonics Workshops, Shooting in Virtual Environments Workshops, Photography Studio Workshops, Short Movie Workshops, Social Media Journalism Workshops, Creative Thinking Techniques for Advertising Workshops, Lets Create a Brand Together Workshops, Creative Thinking and Aesthetics Activity Workshops, I Am Shooting My Own Video (Video Production) Workshops, Balanced Nutrition Workshops, Dynamic Balance Assessment Workshops, (Nose � Stomach) Catheter Application Workshops, Microbiological Analysis Workshops, Pedometer Workshops, Kitchen Applications Workshops, Social Media and Security Workshops, Small Scale Project Applications through 3D Autocad Workshops and Animation Techniques Workshops.
Bekir ERBEKIR � Lefke Gazi High School Senior Year Student
EMU is the best university providing quality education in the TRNC. It has a very big and beautiful campus. I am interested in studying psychology and EMU is definitely among my choices. As for the workshops, in my opinion they are very helpful for our decision process.
Selma ZORNACI – Lefke Gazi High School Senior Year Student
I would like to study Tourism or Business. EMU is among my choices not just because I have many relatives studying at EMU but also because of the quality of its education. Thanks to the workshops, we had the chance to receive detailed information about the departments we are considering to study.
Yelena CELIK � Cengiz Topel Vocational High School of Industry Senior Year Student
I want to study in the field of Gastronomy and Culinary Arts. I haven’t made a final decision yet however EMU is definitely among my choices. I am also quite satisfied with the workshops as I received detailed information about the program I hope to study.
Ahmet ULUHAN � Cengiz Topel Vocational High School of Industry Senior Year Student
EMU is a very beautiful and developed university. I am planning to study in the field of Nursing. EMU is definitely one of my choices and I received detailed information about both the university and my department, thanks to the workshop.
Zeynep DOGRUYOL �19 May Turkish Maarif High School Senior Year Student
EMU is definitely the best university in TRNC. I have been at the campus before because my cousin who is studying here but thanks to the organisation I had the chance of getting to know the university and its departments better. I would like to study Architecture and I will choose EMU.
Tugberk Can ARSLAN � 19 May Turkish Maarif High School Senior Year Student
EMU is a distinguished university with a massive campus. The information provided through workshops will definitely have a great contribution to my departmental choices. I am very happy that I attended this beneficial organization.
Gunay AYDOGAN – Dr. Fazil Kucuk Industry Vocational High School Senior Year Student
I have been to EMU previously and view it as university that provides quality education. I want to receive education in the field of Tourism. EMU is a university that is among my choices. The workshops provided us with the opportunity to obtained detailed information about different departments.
Emine GOKTE – Cumhuriyet High School Senior Year Student
I want to study Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation at EMU. EMU is a quality university providing education at international standarts. Thanks to the workshops I gained the opportunity to familiarise myself with the department I intend to study in. I thought the workshop were very useful.
Jalda YILMAZ – Famagusta Turkish Maarif College Senior Year Student
I want to study either Medicine or Molecular Biology. I haven’t quite decided which one. EMU is a very nice and high quality university. The workshops allowed us to have a closer look at both the university and its different departments. I think they were very useful.
Humeyra KORKMAZ � ErenkAly High School Senior Year Student
I have previously been to EMU with my cousins. However, this is the first time I’ve had the opportunity to extensively explore the university. For this reason I think the workshops are very useful. I am thinking about receiving education in the field of Health Sciences. EMU is a university I will definitely consider.
Elif GENC � Bekirpasa High School Senior Year Student
EMU is the best university in the TRNC. I want to study Gastronomy and Culinary Arts. I got to known the department I want to study in and its academicians as a result of the workshops that I found very good and enjoyable.
Hasan Murat SIRHAN – Karpaz Vocational High School Senior Year Student
I have been to EMU before and think that it is the best university on the island. I want to receive an education in Banking and Finance. The workshops were very fun but also useful. I want to study at EMU and I am very happy that I attended the workshops.
Ali KABA � ErenkAly High School Teacher
At first I thought this organization was only aimed towards our school but then I was happy to find out that it is aimed towards all schools on the island. It is a very useful organization as students get the opportunity to come and see first-hand the departments they want to study.
Source: Eastern Mediterranean University