The 22nd Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Orientation and Welcoming Days are continuing. Around 1000 students have participated in the 22nd Orientation Days which commenced on the 9th of September 2019. The Orientation Days which will continue until the 28th of September 2019 are taking place under the sponsorship of North Cyprus Turkcell. The program offers new students a series of seminars and trips as well as an array of social and cultural activities to ease the adaptation process both to the university and the environment.
New students are being met at Ercan Airport as well as at the Famagusta and Kyrenia ports before being taken to their dormitories. As part of the Orientation Days, information desks have been set up for new students and their families outside the EMU-2 Dormitory, the Social and Cultural Activities Directorate, Registrar’s Office, Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School and the International Office. Within the framework of the 22nd Orientation Days, film screenings will be taking place at the open-air cinema set up in front of EMU-2 dormitory every night at 8:00 p.m from the 16th to the 26th of September 2019 in addition to other social and cultural activities such as games and live music. Such events will provide new students with the opportunity to meet other new students in a social context
New students will also be offered various tours within the TRNC, including a Famagusta tour on the 20th of September 2019, a Nicosia and Kyrenia tour on the 21st of September 2019 and a Karpaz tour on the 22nd of September 2019. Assistants will also be taking part in the tours and will be available to answer any questions the students may have.
Welcoming Night on the 27th of September
On the 27th of September 2019, a “Welcoming Night” celebrating the arrival of newly registered students will be taking place. At 19:30 Ahmet Evan and The Healers will be performing concerts at the EMU Atatürk Square.
The Welcoming Night will also feature the promotion of different Faculties and Schools as well as various sports competitions, stage performances and recreational activities organized by Student Clubs. New students and their families will have the opportunity to try traditional Cypriot dishes in addition to meeting and socializing with other new students.