Study Abroad Fair 2016

Author: Office of International Programs / Uluslararası Programlar Ofisi


OIP’s Study Abroad Fair is a chance for students interested in international opportunities to receive information directly from the source!

The fair will kick off with the opening of the World Foods Section where you can interact with your peers from around the world while delving into traditional cuisine! All proceeds to be donated to the Global Aid Refugee Initiative.

Consulates, students, and esteemed representatives from some of our most prestigious partner universities will be present for the duration of the fair in order to provide you with information about studying, working, internships, and scholarships abroad. For a complete list of attendees, please click here. 


Date: April 27, 2016

Duration: 12:30 – 16:30


12:30 – World Foods section opens & fair begins

12:30 – 16:30 – University and Consulate Representatives will be present to answer your questions

13:00 – Speaker Series Session I

16:30 – Speaker Series Session II

Location: Winter Garden, Student Center -1 Floor (Kış Bahçesi, Öğrenci Merkezi -1. Kat)


Speaker Series

Wondering how to establish yourself in the global arena? Interested in heading a start-up overseas? As part of OIP’s Study Abroad Fair, we invite you to join us for the Speaker Series; a chance for you to gain insider’s tips into the world of living and working abroad. Interactive Q&A session to follow each talk.


Session I, 13:30

Ali Halabi; VOLT Founder & CEO 

“My Startup Journey as a Foreign Entrepreneur"



Session II, 16:30

Wilco Van Herpen; Chef, Photographer & Television Host  

“Memleketim: Doğmadığım Ülke, Türkiye / Turkey: My Motherland Abroad”


*To stay up-to-date on the events, please follow the OIP’s webpage.