The Rector of Malaysia Perlis University in our University
Professor Doctor Zul Azhar Zahid Jamal, Rector of Malaysia Perlis University (UniMAP), who came to our University for “Symposium of International Industry 4.0 and Applications” paid various visits within University campus and Kardemir.
Professor Doctor Refik Polat, Rector of our University, hosted his Malaysian counterpart Professor Doctor Zul Azhar Zahid Jamal and Professor Doctor Rosni Bakar, Entrepreneurship Development, Commercialization and Intellectual Property Management Center Manager, in his office.
The Rector Prof. Dr. Jamal who is the guest firstly coming together with The Rector Polat within the scope of visits, expressed his satisfaction felt from the visit in the statement made here by mentioning about the strong cooperation between two universities in the academic fields.
Our Rector Prof. Dr. Refik Polat also mentioned about the steps which were taken by Karabuk University in the sense of internationalization increasing particularly in the recent years by pointing out the importance of foreign visits performed and cooperation made. The Rector Polat conveyed his Malaysian counterpart some information about the academic departments of our University and facilities located in the campus as well as the university-industry cooperation which our University established with Kardemir and many industrial enterprises.
In the said visit, the Vice-Rectors Prof. Dr. Mustafa Yaşar, Prof. Dr. İbrahim Kürtül and Prof. Dr. Ali Güneş and General Secretary Prof. Dr. Mücahit Coşkun and International Relations Coordinator Lecturer Oya Önalan also took place.
At the end of the visit, two Rectors mutually presented their gifts.
The next visits of Malaysia Perlis University Rector Prof. Dr. Zul Azhar Zahid Jamal and his committee were Institute of Iron and Steel, Technology Faculty and Faculty of Science, respectively.
A short information presentation was made in the Institute of Iron and Steel in the visits accompanied by the Vice-Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa Yaşar. Firstly, the guest Rector Prof. Dr. Zul Azhar Zahid Jamal made a presentation narrating Malaysia Perlis University. Then, the Dean of Technology Faculty Prof. Dr. Ali Güngör, Principal of Institute of Science and Technology Prof. Dr. Filiz Ersöz and the Vice-Dean of Faculty of Engineering Associate Prof. Dr. Nurettin Eltuğral conveyed information related with the academic departments they bound.
The committee visiting the Institute of Iron and Steel and MARGEM bound to the Institute following the presentations exchanged information by making an interview with academicians who conduct research here. Then, the guest Rector Prof. Dr. Zul Azhar Zahid Jamal planted a tree prepared on his behalf in the garden of the Institute.
The next stop of the guest Rector Prof. Dr. Zul Azhar Zahid Jamal and his committee was Karabük Iron and Steel Plant (Kardemir). In the visit accompanied by the Vice-Rector Prof. Dr. Mustafa Yaşar, the guest Rector and his team were welcomed by Kardemir Training Chief Kenan Yılmaz and Press Representative and Reporter of Board of Director Kadir Onar.
The guests wearing helmet, clothing and shoes visited the coking plants, rolling mills and blast furnaces where production is performed at temperatures of 1600 degrees respectively and received information.
The visit ended with souvenir photograph taken.