INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS OFFICE
Niğde University is an active member of Life Long Learning (LLP) Programme. In accordance with its mission of becoming an international university, Niğde University has entered into collaboration agreements with foreign institutions to promote the enrichment of teaching and research programs. Believing that such agreements reaffirm the enormous importance of international education and of maintaining a global perspective, the University has developed 52 collaborative agreements with many countries in Europe. Niğde University as one of the Turkish universities awarded by EUC (Erasmus University Charter) took its place in SOCRATES/ERASMUS Program in 2005. The University received and sent its first students and teaching staff in 2005-2006 and 2006-2007 academic years . It has developed more than hundred bilateral agreements with European universities within the scope of Erasmus Program since 2005.
Niğde University will carry out taking part in Life Long Learning - LLP and Youth Programs between 2008-2013 academic years through upholding its commitment to coordinate and implement European Union's new "Life Long Learning (LLP) " and " Youth " Programs. That’s why International Relations Office plays an important role in the strategic development of Niğde University. As an international activity centre at Niğde University , the Office carries out its activities by focusing on quality rather than quantity.
Niğde University International Relations Office coordinates and supports international cooperation activities by encouraging advancement of educational and scientific achievement, social and cultural enrichment.
The Office is responsible for the coordination of the mobility process within the scope of Erasmus Program. It takes care of all of the administrative and registration procedures regarding the preparation and support for the incoming and outgoing students and teaching staff. It offers orientation programs prior to the beginning of academic programs. The full integration and participation of incoming students is ensured in all social, cultural and sports activities of the university in addition to activities specially organized for them.