In accordance with the Turkish High Education Council pertaining to the Mevlana Exchange Program 2016-2017 Year Activity Plan (dated 20 February 2016), Republic of Macedonia is decided to be re-included into the Exchange Program in all scientific fields. Announcement to foreign country universities has been delivered via IBU partner Turkish Universities.
The practical information from the document can be summarized as follows:
a) Mevlana EP scholarship payment for students is 825 TL (roughly 250 Euro) per month, and it will be valid for 4 (four) months. If education requires continuing for additional semester, it will be without payment, whose decision is to be ratified by Deans. *The rate for TL/Euro is roughly 3.3TL (March 2016);
b) The payment for academic staff with PhD title and above is 50 TL (15 euro) per day. Travel support is 2.250 TL (680 euro). As for assistants and lecturers, daily stipend is 40 TL and the travel support is the same amount. The maximum period for exchange is 3 weeks (upon the approval by the Deans);
c) Students will be selected on the basis of average grade in addition to the %50 of English Proficiency Test. (It will be given by the Mevlana EP Office). The test date for students is 5 April 2016, Tuesday, at 09:00, Room 105. Academic staff and assistants are excluded from language score;
d) As for 2016-2017 Year, the deadline for applications is 4 April 2016;
e) Attached documents are to be filled and submitted to the Mevlana Office before the deadline so that submissions are not delayed. For your information.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yıldıray Çevik
Mevlana Exhange Programme IBU Institutional Coordinator