What is a student council and what are its aims?
The Student Council is a formation where representatives elected from each department of faculties, and representative elected from the schools, one from the School of Foreign Languages and one from the Institute come together. The council can work on all kinds of issues and activities about and for students under the leadership of their president. It is established to protect the rights of associate, undergraduate and graduate students registered at Cyprus International University (CIU) in fulfilling and developing their educational, health, sports and cultural needs, to forward the expectations and requests of the students to the governing bodies by establishing an effective communication between the CIU administrative bodies and the students, in order to enable students to participate in decisions about education.
What are the conditions required for becoming a student representative candidate?
• be enrolled at least as a second-year student of a faculty and school (this does not concern the students of the Institute and the School of Foreign Languages)
• have a minimum of one year to graduate.
• not have a criminal record of disgraceful crimes.
• have received any disciplinary penalties other than Warning and Reprimand.
• not have the registration frozen at the time of the election.
• have a cumulative grade point average of at least 2.0 or higher out of 4 (this does not concern the School of Foreign Languages students).
• not be members or officials in the organs of political parties.
Who is a Student Representative and what do they do?
The Student Representative finds out the student issues in the department they represent and forward them to the student council and the relevant governing body for a solution.
In addition to one representative of each department at each faculty, a faculty representative is elected among department representatives. In addition, one representative from each school, one from the School of Foreign Languages, and one from the Institute will be elected
- A Student Representative of a Department
- A Student Representative of a Faculty (Elected among the representatives selected from the Departments in the Faculty)
- A Student Representative of the School of Foreign Languages
- A Student Representative of the Institute
- Representatives of the Schools
Student Council Bodies
Student Council President (Elected for one year from among all representatives)
Student Council Vice President (The president of the council elects the vice president among the board of directors for a one-year term)
Student Council Board
The student council general assembly consists of representatives of the School of Foreign Languages/schools/institute and departments and this is the highest decision-making body in the student council.
Student Council Executive Board
Student Council Executive Board consists of the School of Foreign Languages, faculty, college and institute student representatives. The student council executive board is accountable to the student council general assembly.
Student Council Audit Board
The student council supervisory board consists of a president and four members to be elected by the members at the student council of the general assembly, with the absolute majority of the voters, for one year.
2023-2024 Student Council
|ÇAĞRI SÖĞÜT||President, Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Education||Basic Education|
|SHIMA BANANI||Vice President, Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Dentistry||Dentistry|
|HANIEH KIANMANESH||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Pharmacy||Pharmacy|
|DİDEM ÇETİN||Department Representative||Faculty of Education||Social Sciences and Turkish Education|
|MEHMET ŞEREMET||Department Representative||Faculty of Education||Special Education|
|MİHRİCAN TEPE||Department Representative||Faculty of Education||Foreign Languages Education|
|SUDE AVCIBAŞI||Department Representative||Faculty of Education||Education Sciences|
|ECE DOKUR||Department Representative||Faculty of Arts and Sciences||Psychology|
|RAHMA MUSA ALLY||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Arts and Sciences||Basic Sciences and Humanities|
|NEGIN ALMASI||Department Representative||Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture||Graphic Design|
|ODAI AHMAD ADEEB ABEDALQADER||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture||Architecture|
|ONUR TUĞAL||Department Representative||Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture||Interior Architecture|
|JACOB SUNDAY ODEH||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Law||Law|
|ANTHONY CHIJIOKE OKOLIE||Department Representative||Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences||Business Administration|
|FATHIA OLAMIDE USMAN||Department Representative||Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences||Accounting and Finance|
|SHADAN MORTAZAVİ||Department Representative||Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences||Economics|
|STEPHEN PETER BORBO||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences||Political Science and International Relations|
|ARAILYM SEILKHANOVA||Department Representative||Faculty of Communication||Radio, Television and Cinema|
|GAVIN SIMBA NHAPI||Department Representative||Faculty of Communication||Public Relations and Advertising|
|SARAH MAFETSHI LAPU||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Communication||Visual Communication Design|
|SIMA GUL HATAMI||Department Representative||Faculty of Communication||Journalism|
|CARTENICIA DITEND NAWEJ||Department Representative||Faculty of Engineering||Civil Engineering|
|FARHANEH ARYANEJAD||Department Representative||Faculty of Engineering||Computer Engineering|
|LINA KHALID SAAOUD AHMED||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Engineering||Electrical and Electronics Engineering|
|NAESYBA OSMAN MOHAMED ALBASHER||Department Representative||Faculty of Engineering||Biomedical Engineering|
|OKITOR EMMANUEL IFEANYI||Department Representative||Faculty of Engineering||Petroleum and Natural Gas Engineering|
|YARA KALAM||Department Representative||Faculty of Engineering||Mechanical Engineering|
|ABDULKADİR TOPRAK||Department Representative||Faculty of Health Sciences||Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation|
|KARDELEN GÜZEL||Department Representative||Faculty of Health Sciences||Social Work|
|MEHMET ALİ ÇALIŞ||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Health Sciences||Nutrition and Dietetics|
|ABEL SAYE GLOE||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Technologies||Plant Production and Technologies|
|SHAHD HUSHAM HUSSEIN ELTAYEB||Faculty and Department Representative||Faculty of Medicine||Medicine|
|ABDULKADİR KARADAĞ||School Representative||School of Physical Education and Sports||Physical Education and Sports Teaching|
|ASUDE KAYA||School Representative||School of Tourism and Hotel Management||Gastronomy and Culinary Arts|
|MURAT GÖZÜKELEŞ||School Representative||School of Health Sciences||Nursing|
|SAHAR ATAEE||School Representative||School of Applied Sciences||Information Technologies|
|ONUR KAYA||Vocational School Representative||Vocational School||Computer Programming|
|UĞUR DAĞLIOĞLU||Vocational School Representative||Vocational School of Health Sciences||First and Emergency Aid|
|KORKUT ASLAN AKBAŞ||School Representative||School of Foreign Languages||English Preparatory|
|LOUAI JENYAT||Institute Representative||Institute of Graduate Studies and Research||Architecture|
|ANTHONY CHIJIOKE OKOLIE||President||Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences||Business Administration|
|SUDE AVCIBAŞI||Member||Faculty of Education||Education Sciences|
|ECE DOKUR||Member||Faculty of Arts and Sciences||Psychology|
|NEGIN ALMASI||Member||Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture||Graphic Design|
|YARA KALAM||Member||Faculty of Engineering||Mechanical Engineering|
|ÇAĞRI SÖĞÜT||President||Faculty of Education||Basic Education|
|SHIMA BANANI||Vice President||Faculty of Dentistry||Dentistry|
|HANIEH KIANMANESH||Member||Faculty of Pharmacy||Pharmacy|
|RAHMA MUSA ALLY||Member||Faculty of Arts and Sciences||Molecular Biology and Genetics|
|ODAI AHMAD ADEEB ABEDALQADER||Member||Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture||Architecture|
|JACOB SUNDAY ODEH||Member||Faculty of Law||Law|
|STEPHEN PETER BORBO||Member||Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences||Political Science and International Relations|
|SARAH MAFETSHI LAPU||Member||Faculty of Communication||Visual Communication Design|
|LINA KHALID SAAOUD AHMED||Member||Faculty of Engineering||Electrical and Electronics Engineering|
|MEHMET ALİ ÇALIŞ||Member||Faculty of Health Sciences||Nutrition and Dietetics|
|ABEL SAYE GLOE||Member||Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Technologies||Plant Production and Technologies|
|SHAHD HUSHAM HUSSEIN ELTAYEB||Member||Faculty of Medicine||Medicine|
|MURAT GÖZÜKELEŞ||Member||School of Health Sciences||Nursing|
|ASUDE KAYA||Member||School of Tourism and Hotel Management||Gastronomy and Culinary Arts|
|SAHAR ATAEE||Member||School of Applied Sciences||Information Technologies|
|ONUR KAYA||Member||Vocational School||Computer Programming|
|UĞUR DAĞLIOĞLU||Member||Vocational School of Health Sciences||First and Emergency Aid|
|LOUAI JENYAT||Member||Institute of Graduate Studies and Research||Architecture|
|KORKUT ASLAN AKBAŞ||Member||School of Foreign Languages||English Preparatory|