THE NEW BOARD OF DIRECTORS WERE ELECTED IN CYPRUS UNIVERSITIES ASSOCIATION
According to the statement made by the Cyprus Universities Association (KÜB), as a result of the general assembly, the new board of directors were elected for the period of 2 years. In the election, Prof. Dr. Halil Nadiri, the rector of Cyprus International University, was elected as the president of the Cyprus Universities Association.
As a result of the election held at the General Assembly on March 27, 2017, Prof. Dr. Halil Nadiri, the rector of Cyprus International University, was elected as the president of the Cyprus Universities Association; Prof. Dr. Ahmet Bülent Göksel, the rector of Cyprus Science University, was elected as the vice president; Assist. Prof. Dr. Serdar Yurtsever, from the University of Mediterranean Karpasia, was elected as the general secretary. The members of the Board of Directors are; Prof. Dr. Kutsal Öztürk, the rector of Girne American University; Prof. Dr. Serdar Saydam, the vice rector of the American University of Cyprus; and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mehmet Toycan, from Cyprus Metropolitan University. As the General Coordinator of Cyprus Universities Association, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Asım Vehbi was elected.
Besides the election of the new board of directors in the General Assembly for 2 years, the new union charter was also approved and the developments in the Higher Education Law were also evaluated.