CoHE Introduces Awards for Excellence in Academia

With a regulation published in the Official Gazette No. 30065 dated 13/05/2017, the Council of Higher Education will grant “Awards for Excellence” for the first time in the history of the CoHE.

Awards will be granted under two titles, individual awards and institutional awards, and in seven categories in total. Under the title of Individual Awards, “Award for Doctoral Dissertation of the Year will” be granted. The Individual Awards will be granted for doctoral dissertations in each of the following fields:

 · Science and engineering sciences

· Health sciences

· Social and human sciences

Doctoral students and their advisors will receive these awards together.

Under the title of Institutional Awards, awards will be granted for each of the following categories:

 · Award for Public Service

· Award for International Cooperation

· Award for University-Industry Cooperation

· Award for Contribution to Local Development


You can access the application requirements at (in Turkish).

The deadline for application is 31 July 2017.