Azerbaijan Promotional Day, organized by OMU International Students Society and supported by the Student Council, International Students Office, Samsun International Students Association and Credit and Dormitories Institution Samsun Provincial Directorate, was held at the Atatürk Congress and Culture Center.
Rector Prof. Dr. Sait Bilgiç, Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ali Cengiz, Secretary General Assoc. Prof. Dr. Menderes Kabadayı, Head of International Relations Office Prof. Dr. Rıdvan Kızılkaya, academicians and a great number of students attended the Azerbaijan Promotional Day. Speaking at the event, Vice Rector Prof. Dr. Mehmet Ali Cengiz put emphasis on the common values of both countries and continued “Neither you nor us are strangers, we are sister countries. Everything symbolized on our flags indicates we are not strangers but the same. I wish to thank everyone who made us feel these emotions and put effort in the realization of this beautiful promotional day. I wish Allah helps both countries”. After the speeches, a promotional video of Azerbaijan was presented to the audience. After the video presentation, the audience was presented a magnificent show including theater play, folk dances and local music prepared by students from Azerbaijan. In memoriam of the day, educational counselor Necibe Nesibova presented plaques to those who put an effort in the Azerbaijan Promotional Day, especially Rector Prof. Dr. Sait Bilgiç and Rector Prof. Dr. Sait Bilgiç presented a sapling certificate to Necibe Nesibova.
The promotional day ended after guests were served Azerbaijan rice.