Yıldız Technical University signs an MoU with Turkish Airlines and the University of Warwick in the area of Technology

Yıldız Technical University, Turkish Airlines and the University of Warwick (WMG) sign an international partnership agreement at the Senate Room at Yıldız Technical University Davutpaşa Campus by their duly representatives, Prof. Dr. Bahri Şahin, the Rector; Bilal Ekşi, the CEO and the Deputy Chairman of the Executive Board; and Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya, the Founder and Chairman of WMG respectively.

The new international academic cooperation agreement adds to the ongoing Postgraduate Certificate and Master Programs among the University of Warwick (WMG), Turkish Airlines and Yıldız Technical University for two years now the new master programs that have been designed in tune with the needs of the Turkish Airlines executives and professionals.


As a unique novel program between Turkey and the United Kingdom in the Turkish higher Education history will be composed of a group of specially-designed multidisciplinary modular programs for the employees in the industry in the areas of advanced engineering, digital technology, innovation and management. The signed international academic cooperation agreement by Turkish Airlines, Yıldız Technical University and the University of Warwick Engineering Business Management (EBM), International Technology Management (ITM), International Trade, Strategy and Operation (ITSO), Programme and Project Management (PPM), Service Management and Design (SMD) and Supply Chain and Logistics Management (SCLM).


This agreement will offer master’s programs aimed at skills developing for Turkish Airlines employees and the employees of the organizations that Turkish Airlines collaborates with. Those programs are the master’s programs that raise the future executives and leaders. W,th the advantage that they are modular programs, it entails a career path from postgraduate certificate till Ph.D and an enriched human resources capacity for the companies and organizations.


For Turkey to get recognition in the globalizing higher education arena, this cooperation is of great importance in that it meets urgent needs in terms of constructing joint programs, issuing double degrees and most important of all, this agreement will contribute to raising the work force that is required by the industry.

The signing ceremony, which was hosted by the Rector of Yıldız Technical University, Prof. Dr. Bahri Şahin, who is growingly becoming prominent in international relations and  took place at the Senate Room of the Yıldız Technical University, with the attendance of the Founder and Chairman of the University of Warwick (WMG), Professor Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya, the CEO and the Deputy Chairman of Executive Board, Bilal Ekşi with huge interest from the press, academy and induıstry.  

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