On September 16, 2022, Ondokuz Mayıs University in Samsun, Turkey, celebrated the first graduation ceremony of the International Joint Master Degree in Soil Science. The diploma was awarded to graduates from the first intake of 2020-2022 of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree in Soil Science (EMJMD emiSS) program.
Sixteen students from nine different countries - Bangladesh, Colombia, Egypt, Ecuador, Lithuania, Nigeria and Pakistan - have completed their studies. The students earned master's degrees in science, two of whom graduated with distinction.
During the ceremony, students were presented with diplomas from at least 2 different universities where they studied in the study program, as well as certificates confirming their studies according to the EMJMD emiSS program.
The graduation ceremony was attended by representatives of the authorities of the program's partner universities: prof. dr. Sevim ALIŞIR - vice-rector and prof. dr. Muharrema Özcana - dean of the Faculty of Agriculture from Ondokuz Mayıs University, dr. hab. Tomasz Zaleski - vice-dean of the Faculty of Agriculture and Economics at the Hugo Kołłątaj University of Agriculture in Krakow. Hugo Kołłątaj in Krakow, Prof. Dr. Ibrahim Al Makhadmeh - Deputy Dean of the Department of Plant Production, Jordan University of Science and Technology as well as representatives of teaching staff from partner universities and students with their families.
We will remind you that this program is funded by the European Union and realized in four partner universities (originally in five): Turkey (Ondokuz Mayıs University, Samsun), Poland (Hugo Kołłątaj Agricultural University in Krakow), Bulgaria (Agricultural University in Plovdiv) and Jordan (Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid).
We would like to congratulate all the students and to wish them to carry the knowledge they have learned back to their countries and make a great contribution to the development of agricultural and environmental sciences.
For more information, visit: https://www.omu.edu.tr/tr/icerik/haber/ziraat-fakultesi-emiss-programinda-okuyan-ogrenciler-mezun-oldular