A new online university has been established in North Cyprus.
Netkent Mediterranean Research and Science University is expected to begin offering lectures as of 15 October 2018. The rector of the new online university is Prof. Dr. Hasan Bulent Kahraman.
The aim of the new university is to provide the opportunity to students to follow digital education without exams. The Netkent University will use online tools and the most modern development technologies following the new generation of education models.
Among the founders of the university are businessmen Vedat and Ali Eskinat who have invested in several fields related to e-education during the last 10 years. Presenting the aims and the vision of the university yesterday, the rector of the university Dr. Hasan Kahraman explained that among the aims of the new educational organisation is to provide all graduate students, workers and people who want to follow technology and gain access to alternative means of education.
Kahraman added that he would try to spread interactive education not only in the TRNC but also in Turkey, the Turkic Republics and North Africa. He added that more information about the new university can be found at the university’s website which is www.netkent.edu.tr