The orientation programme has been organized for first-year students of 2016-2017 Academic year by Divinity Faculty, Hitit University. Prof. Dr. Reha Metin Alkan, Rector of Hitit University; Prof. Dr. Mehmet Azimli, Deputy Dean of Divinity Faculty; Dr. Ahmet Akın, Provincial Mufti; Seyit Ali Büyük, Provincial Director of National Education; Asst. Prof. Dr. Nadir Karakuş, Vice Dean of Divinity Faculty; Said Kömürcü, Head of IMVAK; the teaching staff and students of the Divinity Faculty participated in the related programme.
Asst. Prof. Dr. Nadir Karakuş, Vice Dean of Divinity Faculty, who made an opening speech of the programme, stressed that the Divinity Faculty of our university was one of the long-establihed units and wished all the students and teaching staff success for 2016-2017 academic year.
Seyit Ali Büyük, Provincial Director of National Education says, “We must enhance our sense of belonging in order to become successful” . He continued his speech, “You are with nice people in a nice city. You are together with a succesful team who has already proven themselves and managed in the struggle for existence. In this sense, you should feel proud of being here. As long as you study hard, make a difference and add value to yourself and as well as the city, you will have graduated in a different way.
Dr. Ahmet Akın, Provincial Mufti says, “Religious service is both a serious and honorable service”
Firstly, he wished all the students and teaching staff success for the new academic year. He continued his speech, “As you know, there are employment areas for all the graduates who will begin to work in the future. Directorate of Religious Affairs is one of the institutions where the graduates of Divinity Faculty will be employed. Religious service is both a serious and honorable service.
Prof. Dr. Mehmet Azimli, Deputy Dean of Divinity Faculty says, “You are in a successful university, qualified and long-established faculty”. He recommended the students that Divinity Faculty of Hitit University was ranked first between the faculties in Turkey according to the academic encouragement scores.
Prof. Dr. Reha Metin Alkan, Rector of Hitit University says, “Our Faculty has been carrying out a great deal of successful works”. He continued his speech, “ Dear students, I wish you all a productive and successful academic year. Welcome to Hitit University”. Then he stated that Divinity Faculty founded in 1992 and dated back approximately 25 years. The faculty continued its academic activities with around 1500 bachelor students, 600 graduate students, around 70 teaching staff, 3 master and 2 doctorate programs. He stressed that Divinity Faculty had carried out a great deal of successful works and The Faculty published its 28th issue of Divinity Faculty Journal since 2002. He continued that the journal was indexed in Emerging Sources Citation Index and the Faculty was ranked first between the faculties in Turkey according to the academic encouragement scores.