Foreign scientific-research internship in Turkey of L.N.Gumilyov International Relations and Journalism and Political Science Faculty Phd Students

PhD students of specialties “6D020200 - International Relations” Alkevev A.K, “6D050200-Political Science” Dosmakhambetuly G., “6D050500-Regional Studies” Mustafayev B.Zh. and M. Kairgaliyev undertake a foreign research internship at Yıldırım Beyazit University in Ankara.

The scientific internship is based on close work with a foreign scientific consultant, Professor of the Yıldırım Beyazit University Dr. Seyit Ali Avcu, who advises Phd students on the structure and content of doctoral dissertations, offers current methods and approaches to further research.  

In addition, Phd students spend time in the library of the above mentioned University, collecting and analyzing materials for writing doctoral theses and working on articles for publication in a journals with highly indexed citations.

During the internship, Phd students with the direct support of the Director of the Center for Internationalization and the image of L.N. Gumilyov ENU Professor Seyit Ali Avcu, managed to establish a dialogue with the leaders of major universities and research centers in Turkey.

On October 2, the PhD students, together with Professor Seyit Ali Avcu, had the honor of being invited to a meeting with the Chairman of the Writers' Union of the Turkish Republic, Vice- Rector of the Yıldırım Beyazit University, Professor Musa Kazim Aryzhan.

During the meeting, issues were discussed in the field of international relations, political and regional studies, as well as prospects for bilateral cooperation between the ENU Yıldırım Beyazit University.

At the same time, the meeting with the director of the Institute of Russian Studies, the editor of the Eurasia journal, Yildirim Beyazit University professor Mr. Salih Yilmaz became productive. The issues of economics, regional cooperation, integration in regions of interest to PhD fellows, as well as the possibility of joint research in the framework of dissertations and joint publication of articles in scientific journals were discussed. Meetings and internships are held on the basis of the Memorandum of Understanding between Yıldırım Beyazit University (YBU) and L.N. Gumilyov ENU.