FSMVU & QatarDebate Center Jointly Establish the Arabic Language Studies and Debate Center


Following the MOU signed between Fatih Sultan Mehmet Vakif University and Qatar Foundation/Qatar Debate Center back in December 2021, the university wasted no time and quickly laid the groundwork for the Arabic Language Studies and Debate Center and completed its opening in a grand ceremony.

Dr. Ibrahim Bin Saleh Al-Naimi, Deputy Minister of Education and Higher Education of Qatar, Mr. Mevlüt Uysal, the newly appointed FSMVU Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Prof. Dr. M. Fatih Andı, Rector of FSMVU, Prof. Dr. Ahmad M. Hasnah, Rector of Hamad Bin Khalifa University and Prof. Dr. Hayat Abdullah Maarafi, Executive Director of QatarDebate Center along with FSMVU Senate Members, Arabic Preparatory Program instructors, and guests attended both the signing of the cooperation agreement and the opening ceremony at our Topkapı Campus.

The Arabic Language Studies and Debate Center will take on the role of strategic stakeholder in the dissemination of Arabic Debate activities in Turkiye through hosting academic and student programs in Turkiye and Europe and coordinating international and prestigious events jointly with the QatarDebate Center.