As part of celebrations for 30th anniversary of Erasmus+, Deputy Undersecretary of the Ministry for EU Affairs, Ahmet Yücel; European Commission’s Directorate for General Education and Culture, Martine Reicherts; Head of International Dimension, DG EAC, Claire Morel; Director of Turkish National Agency, Mesut Kamiloğlu and Head of Higher Education Unit of Turkish National Agency Türkiye Ulusal Ajansı, Hür Güldü visited Koç Üniversitesi.
The 29th Annual EAIE Conference and Exhibition took place from 12–15 September 2017 at the Seville Conference and Exhibition Centre (FIBES). More than 6000 participants from 95 countries attended to this conference. All ITRU members were present at their booth through-out the conference. Boğaziçi University was represented by Ece Toker Günay and Jana Stolarikova; Bilkent University was represented by Erkin Tarhan; Koç University was represented by Dr.
METU is ranked 5th among the ‘’Most Successful Design Schools’’ of America and Europe according to the Red Dot Design Ranking 2017.The ranking is based on the Red Dot Awards won by universities in ‘’Design Concept’’ category in the last five years.
Red Dot Design Awards have been awarded by Design Zentrum Nordrhein Westfalen in Essen, Germany since 1955. This year USA has 5, UK has 3 and Germany, France, Sweden, Canada, Norway and Turkey have 1 education institutions in the list, respectively.