Development Center for Vocational Technical Education (METGEM) - Click here for the website
Bahçeşehir University has established the Development Center for Vocational Technical Education (METGEM), a unique institution in Turkey.
Our vision is to become a pioneering and guiding agency by keeping up to date with all the developments and transformations in labor markets in order to integrate national and international networks; and to support the development of contemporary vocational technical education.
Our mission is to share all acquired information, experience, and solution models, gained from national and international research regarding Vocational Technical Education, with the public.
The outcome will be a new model for Vocational and Technical Education which will produce highly qualified individuals for the needs and expectations of the labor market.
For this purpose, collaborating with all sectors to:
As an organizational structure, METGEM has a consultation committee which meets regularly every month and brings together all the stakeholders so that collaboration between education and industry can be established. More importantly, well devised policies are developed.
Concordantly, METGEM generates effective vocational guidance services applying Lifelong Learning strategies. This Center has been designed to become a counseling and research laboratory for the business world.
We strongly believe that we will be the locomotive for Vocational Technical Education in Turkey in the near future.