Günsel Family, which is the founder of the most rooted and demanded educational institutions of the TRNC, is getting ready to move to Kyrenia with "Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College". The kindergarten and preschool units of the College will start education in February 2021. Primary school, secondary school and high school units within the same campus will start education in September 2021.
Thus, after the Near East Yeniboğaziçi College, which was officially opened by President Ersin Tatar on November 17, Near East education experience will have met with students in Kyrenia.
The Near East, which offers a lifelong education journey from preschool to university, is training intellectual individuals who can think creatively with the help of bilingual education, third foreign language education, science, sports and art studies in social and safe campuses built with laboratories equipped with the latest educational technologies.
"Bilingual" Preschool Education in collaboration with Cambridge University Press...
Foreign language education at Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College will start from the very first level, in Preschool, with the "Bilingual" education application carried out in cooperation with Cambridge University Press. Lessons in Turkish and English will be carried out by Turkish and English native speaker teachers simultaneously. In order to introduce students to different cultures and languages at an early age, French is also included in the education curriculum as a second foreign language.
Our children start their education life with mindfulness, science workshop, and education of values...
Mindfulness studies have been made a part of the pre-school education curriculum at Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College. Activities that will strengthen family-child ties will be organized through the Yoga-Mandala and Mindfulness Workshop. The science workshop, where science is made fun and popular, will introduce children to the new scientific concepts through workshop activities suitable for age groups. Robotic coding, information technologies and software courses are also given starting from the age of 3. In Preschool, where children will be best prepared for primary education, a literacy preparation program consisting of symbol studies, sound exercises and comprehension-expression studies will be implemented gradually. “Education of Values” will also be included in the education curriculum in order for children to recognize “basic values” such as love, respect, cooperation, peace, responsibility, sharing, patience and honesty during their academic development.
A strong foreign language education will be given from Primary School to High School ...
Foreign language education, which started in pre-school at Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College, will continue at the primary school in cooperation with Cambridge University. In addition to English courses, mathematics, science and computer courses will also be taught in English with the Cambridge International Primary program. Combining English education with the mother tongue by cooperating with other disciplines such as music, painting, physical education and art with correctly structured language education, it will be ensured that children use Turkish as their mother tongue and speak English as much as their mother tongue. Students, who will be equipped with a solid English background, will also be offered French as a third language. German will be added to this option in the college level.
With its educational mission aiming to teach English at the highest level and being an internationally recognized and used EDEXCEL exam center, the doors of studying abroad will be opened to Kyrenia students. Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College will also prepare its students for exams such as IELTS, SAT and TOEFL, which are accepted all over the world and are necessary for studying abroad. Accredited by the International Cambridge Examination Center, Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College will follow Cambridge International Exam Center ILS (International Lower Secondary) computer exam curriculum with Pearson-Edexcel Science and Mathematics curriculum recognized by Turkey, Cyprus and other countries in terms of the validity of the IGCSE and A-level exams.
A campus where the perception of life and social skills are increased...
As a campus that will improve the social and cultural qualifications of students, At Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College, students will spend quality time through sports halls, art workshops, music-orchestra workshop, painting, dance rooms and educational park. They will also find the opportunity to socialize with the activities they will participate individually or as a group.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Tüzünkan: "We are proud to be bringing the Near East Education quality together with our children from Kyrenia."
Vice-Rector for Near East Primary and Secondary Education Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Tüzünkan emphasized the decisive power of a good and quality education in the rise of societies and said, "We are proud to bring together our 42 years of Near East education experience and its reliable quality with our children from Kyrenia."
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tüzünkan reminded that the Near East has become a brand in education from pre-school to university with its modern education infrastructure as well as its deep-rooted corporate educational culture. Stating that Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College will implement technological infrastructure, equipment and applications suitable for today's conditions within the framework of a student-oriented approach, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat Tüzünkan stated that establishing the most effective communication between teachers, parents and students will be one of the main priorities.
Assoc. Dr. Murat Tüzünkan, “We make our students ready to life with a holistic education approach that includes social, cultural, emotional and academic development with basic sciences, mother tongue, foreign language teaching, academic achievement as well as sports and art studies provided by our unique education models, which we renew every year in the light of science and current developments. Referring to the education system to be implemented at the Dr. Suat Günsel Kyrenia College, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tüüznkan said, “We will train our students as individuals who are ready for the future with the science workshop enriched with applied projects and digital contents, robotic coding, values education, mindfulness, and bilingual education curriculum implemented in cooperation with Cambridge University from pre-school to the last year of high school”.