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Cooperation agreement has been signed between Cyprus International University (CIU) and the Ministry of Health.

It was explained that CIU faculty of Health Sciences, school of Health Sciences, Health Sciences Vocational School, faculty of Pharmacy and the Ministry of Health will carry out research and training activities for the TRNC's health problems together.


Sucuoğlu: Health tourism will develop as the quality of education increases

Dr. Faiz Sucuoğlu, the minister of Health, made a speech about the cooperation agreement and he stated that the cooperation will help the universities which want to invest in healthcare field and also it will make it easy for the universities which want to make agreements with medical and health faculties abroad. It was also stated that the students studying in health faculties will be provided an opportunity to do internships at hospitals. Sucuoğlu explained that CIU, which has taken a step towards opening the Faculty of Medicine in the coming period, Ministry of Health and Hospitals affiliated with the Ministry of Health will work cooperatively. The minister also stated that a step was taken in relation to Health Tourism in the TRNC a month ago and the universities will take the role of locomotive in this matter, as in every subject. As the Ministry of Health, Sucuoglu underlined that their mission is providing all kinds of ease to the universities and he stressed that the health tourism will develop as the quality of education increases. The minister of health, Dr. Faiz Sucuoğlu said “I wish success to CIU for the steps in this direction. As the Ministry of Health, I would like to say that we will always support them and fulfill our duty. I wish this protocol will have positive outcomes”.


Nadiri: Sustainable success at universities can only be achieved through investment in quality

Prof. Dr. Halil Nadiri, the rector of CIU, mentioned that CIU gives education in a multicultural environment with 15,129 students from 101 different countries and he added that universities are the windows to the world. He stated that universities are very important to be strong in scientific, cultural and economic sense and to contribute to the global world and he thanked the Ministry of Health for their contribution to the CIU. Rector Prof. Dr.  Nadiri shared his knowledge that the CIU will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2017 and he added that sustainable success can only be achieved through investment in quality. Prof. Dr. Nadiri emphasized that CIU is the most prominent university in TRNC in terms of uprising criteria and publication support and he underlined that CIU is among the top 3,000 universities of 25,000 universities in the world. Underlining that the healthcare field will be one of the most important career opportunities for the next 50 years, Nadiri said that the mission of universities is to provide quality education at this point. Rector Prof. Dr. Halil Nadiri said "We are making investments to become one of the leading education institutions in the field of health. We will open up employment with investments and protocol that we have done. Both on my own behalf and for the CIU, I wish for the protocol to be good”. 

Last updated: 09-02-2017