OzU Hotel Management Team “OzUMorphosis” Advances to EMCup Semi-Finals 2019
The OzU Hotel Management team, OzUMorphosis, advanced to the semi finals in EMCup 2019 organized in Maastricht, the Netherlands. OzU attended the competition for the second time this year, and ranked in the top 18 among 36 universities from 15 countries. During the competition, Mehmet Yasin Kızık, our freshman Hotel Management student and a member of OzUMorphosis, was also honored with the “Best Networker” award among 170 students. Our student’s success in winning the Best Networker award put our University on stage for the awards ceremony during the gala night.
This year, the competition revolved around the theme of “GET REAL …. EDUCATION – Old School vs. New School” with the objective of taking students away from conventional thinking, and encouraging them to develop and share new creative ideas. In addition to students from 36 higher education institutions across Europe, the competition also brought together 77 professionals from 41 companies. The Hotel Management Department at Özyeğin University has been representing Turkey in the competition for the past two years as the only university from Turkey.