International Affiliations

International Collaborations in Languages

The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences has been actively engaged in international collaboration in order to share knowledge with universities all over the world and thereby enhance the quality of education offered to our students.

Yunus Emre Institute, Turkey

In partnership with Yunus Emre Institute Turkey, we have launched a Turkish language course, which we hope to take to the next level.

Shanghai Open University, China

We have started a collaboration with Shanghai Open University in order to enhance our Chinese language program.

Ural Federal University, Russia

Ural Federal University Ekaterinburg, in the Russian Federation, has an active collaboration with us and nearly 30 students from GIFT University have already enrolled in language classes offered by the Ural Federal University.

International Collaborations in Social Sciences

The Albert Ellis Institute, New York

We are in dialogue with the Albert Ellis Institute (AEI) in New York, USA to help develop our cognitive behavior therapy program. The President of AEI, Dr. Steve Johnson, has already conducted a workshop for our faculty and students as part of this collaboration.


Similarly, we have initiated collaboration with BRIEF, a UK-based organization committed to the propagation of Solution Focused Brief Therapy. Chris Iveson, the co-founder of BRIEF, has also conducted a training workshop for our faculty and students as a starting point.