UK-Turkey student mobility, employability and internships

Monday 16 June 2014 -
13:30 to 16:00
BIS conference centre, London

Human capital: Student mobility, employability and internships 

About

British Council and the UK Higher Education International Unit are organising a roundtable discussion for the President of Turkey’s Council of Higher Education, Professor Çetinsaya, his delegation, the National Centre for Universities and Business and industry representatives.

The roundtable will explore avenues to develop internship and work placement schemes between the UK and Turkey.

The discussion will cover the following themes:

  • Current state of higher education/business relationships and policy initiatives to support closer ties - National Centre for Universities and Business and Higher Education Council, Turkey.
  • What business wants – contributions from UK and Turkey-based industry representatives. 
  • What universities do – case studies and discussion between UK and Turkish higher education institutions. 

Aims

To explore ways of establishing internship and work placement schemes between the UK and Turkey, as part of degree programmes.

Speakers

Representatives from UK and Turkey-based industry and higher education institutions.

Who should attend?

This is an invitation only event.

Contact

For further information please contact neslihan.boncuk@britishcouncil.org.tr