OUR RECTOR PROF. DR. AHMET KARADAĞ APPEARS ON YOZGAT TV AS A GUEST
Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ appeared on Yozgat TV which broadcasts on digital platforms and social media taking Yozgat as the center.
Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ who answered questions about our university in the program presented by Cemil Üstüntaş, stated that they have worked very hard to make Yozgat Bozok University a brand since the day they took the office. Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ stated that Yozgat Bozok University is now a brand university with its experience of half a century and a strong past adding value to its region and our country. Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ mentioned that he bears the responsibility and honour to be a man of Yozgat and serve to our university in Yozgat.
“We achieved many works which raised awareness both in education and health during the pandemic period”
Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ stated that they managed the health process with COVID-19 tests carried out in Application and Research Hospital and pandemic process with visors and antibacterial products with hemp produced within our faculties and schools. Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ continued his words as follows: “We conducted distance education during the pandemic period successfully and we are still doing so. Before March 23, we started our online education with necessary infrastructure works with the principle “well begun is half done”. After that day, we made great progress by improving our infrastructure as well as our system with the feedback taken from our students and academic members.
“I would like to meet our students again with all my heart”
We made great progress in distance education in a short time. According to the decision taken at the senate for Fall semester, we have finished our preparations for distance education almost completely. I hope soon we will have better days with no virus. In this sense, we would like to meet our students as soon as possible.”
“We are the only university that carries out hemp studies with government support in the world except for the USA”
Pointing out that Yozgat Bozok University is one of the 15 specialized universities determined by the Higher Education Board, our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ stated that they aim to bring the entire biomass related to Sustainable Industrial Hemp to the economy. Our Rector also gave information to the audience about the short, medium and long-term studies that will add value to humanity and the country's economy focused on regional development within our university, especially on hemp.
Our Rector Prof. Dr. Karadağ, emphasized that Yozgat Bozok University is the only authorized university to specialize in the field of hemp to bring it in the economy in Turkey and the second university in the world to study hemp discipline.
"We Rised from 42nd Rank To 21st Rank Among 109 State Universities In The Academic And Scientific Studies"
Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ stated that Yozgat Bozok University has made a name not only with Industrial Hemp, which is our field of specialization, but also with scientific publications and projects and that the electric vehicle produced by the students of the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture has achieved an important success in Teknofest 2020 with the feature of traveling the most with the least energy and being the electric vehicle produced with the most domestic parts. Our Rector Prof. Dr. Ahmet Karadağ said: "These achievements are the results of being one and together. I would like to take this opportunity to express my gratitude to all our academic and administrative members here." Stating that they raised the bar in academic and scientific studies, our Rector Prof. Dr. Karadağ added that they rose from 42nd place to 21st among 109 State Universities.
"We Will Host Our Cultural Ambassadors in Yozgat"
Stating that the number of students reached 24 thousand in the 2020-2021 academic year, our Rector Prof. Dr. Karadağ said: "In addition to this, we aim to increase the number of foreign students, which is around 140, to 1000 as of this year, with our internationalization studies, which we have carefully emphasized until now. Currently, some of our Somali students have come to Yozgat and they will start their Turkish education at TÖMER. Later, we will host our students from different countries of the world in Yozgat. As cultural ambassadors of our country, we will take care of them and host them like our children.”18.9.2020 18:59