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Dr. Suat İ. GÜNSEL

It is 2014 today: The Near East University, bearing a private foundation status in legal terms, however, being in commitment of public totally, is carrying out its multi-dimensional educational service in educational and social terms with its 17 faculties, 90 departments,, 4 postgraduate institutes with 187 programs (at MA and PhD level), 2 schools, 4 high schools and 28 research centers in accordance with the philosophy that Dr. Suat İ. Günsel dedicated himself to.

Some of the remarkable developments of the Near East University established on a 320,000 square meters area are:

The Grand Library of the Near East University that was proclaimed to be the “Central Library of Turkic World” at the Final Declaration of The International Conference organized by the Delegates of Turkic World; Super Computer that can process over 15 trillion operations within a second, the unique samples of their own kind in the Eastern Mediterranean Region, and they are available at only 28 universities all over the world; The Near East University Hospital that found life as a result of a dedicated investment over 150 million USD; Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Dentistry and Dentistry Clinics that have been accredited by JCI (Joint Comission International), Faculty of Pharmacy that shares the same features and excellent quality of the Faculty of Dentistry, the Olympic Swimming Pool which is one of the most advanced and modern sports facility complexes of the country,

The Founding Rector Dr. Suat İ. Günsel states that he adores the extraordinary beauty of greenery fields of the campus as much as the advanced foundations and institutions of the university aforementioned above.

And also, as Dr. Günsel states, in their white uniforms, the male and female students of the Faculty of Maritime Studies are on cruise with full speed in the vastness of the ‘Blue’.

The Near East Colleges that come after the Pre-School Foundations of the Near East University are the “Foundations of Wisdom” as the pioneers of the elementary, secondary and high school education of the country in both private and general terms. And so, they represent the educational units that followers and staff of Dr. Günsel take responsibility starting from pre-school stages up to the institutes where PhD programs are carried out.

It should be pointed out that Dr. Suat Günsel has been honoured with several important prizes and awards, and his worldly renowned achievements were also highlighted by the Forbes Magazine, one of the most prestigious magazines of the world.

In August 2009, Dr. Suat İ. Günsel was awarded with the “Medal of Honour” of Gagauzian Autonomous Republic at the II. World Gagauzians Conference by the President of Gagauzia, His Excellency Mihail Formuzal.

In December 2009, Dr. Günsel has also been honoured with Gold Medal of Honor by Gagauzia Autonomous Republic for his precious contributions to education sector of Gagauzia Autonomous Republic.

In March 2010, Dr. Günsel was awarded with “Outstanding service award” by the National Assembly of TRNC for his contributions and worldwidely renowned investments made for educational systems and health sectors of TRNC.

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