On 25 July 2019, at the ITU-TRNC Education-Research Famagusta Campus, Rector Prof. Dr. Ercan KAHYA and Mehmetcik Municipality Mayor Cemil SARICİZMELİ signed a cooperation agreement between ITU-TRNC Education-Research Campuses and Mehmetcik Municipality.
Various collaborations are predicted to take place within 3 years between these two institutions, including the organization of common cultural events. Mehmetcik Municipality Council member Hüseyin CUMAOĞLU and ITU-TRNC Information Technology Directory personnel Altuğ CUMAOĞLU were also present at the signing ceremony.
The agreement includes the improvement of scientific, societal, social, cultural, academic and educational collaboration between the institutions. A consensus was reached with regards to raising cultural awareness, creating opportunities to enrich and educate the personnel of the municipality through courses, projects, meetings and other social and academic organizations.
The agreement also includes building a solid understanding between ITU-TRNC Education-Research Campuses and Mehmetcik Municipality and encompasses possible socio-cultural, scientific and technological partnerships.