A cooperation protocol was signed between Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University and Kyrgyz State Television KTRK.
KTRK General Director Kayrat Imanaliyev, who was the former Minister of Culture, Information, Sports and Youth Policies of the Kyrgyz Republic, and Rector Prof. Dr. Alpaslan Ceylan, Acting Rector Prof. Dr. Asilbek Kulmırzayev, Dean of the Faculty of Communication Prof. Dr. Mehmet Sezai Türk, Faculty of Communication lecturers Associate professor Moldoseyit Mambetakunov, Dr. Meerim Artiseva and MEDIAMANAS Director Dr. Bülent Namal participated at the signing ceremony held in KTRK on February 17, 2022.
The negotiations included the following issues. The University's Faculty of Communication, media center MEDIAMANAS and KTRK will work together in a spirit of collaboration to organize national and international events, to develop professional activities of employees. Students will do internships at KTRK, television programs and films prepared by the students of Communication Faculty will be broadcast in KTRK. KTRK will make use of MEDIAMANAS studios.
At the signing ceremony held in KTRK, General Director Kayrat Imanaliyev presented the Canal's Medal of Honor to Rector Prof. Dr. Alpaslan Ceylan and Acting Rector Prof. Dr. Asilbek Kulmırzayev. Kayrat Imanaliyev also presented a Manas Plaque to Rector Prof. Dr. Alpaslan Ceylan for serving the Turkic World successfully for 25 years.
At the meeting, the social events that will be held in the near future with the cooperation of the University-KTRK were also discussed. Before the signing ceremony, KTRK's studios were visited and information was obtained about the activities of the Institution.
A lot of highly-skilled graduates of the Communication Faculty of Kyrgyz-Turkish Manas University are working in KTRK and other leading media organizations in Kyrgyzstan. Students receive higher education in the field of communication with the wider opportunities provided by the University and the highly-qualified academicians of the Faculty of Communication. Students have the opportunity to practice in a professional environment at the University's Media Center MEDIAMANAS, Manas Radio and Manas Television broadcasting all over the country as well.