CHP Niğde Deputy Gürer submitted a parliamentary question asking the Minister of National Education Mahmut Özer to answer.
Gurer, “How many people are citizens of our country and continue their education abroad as students from primary school to university? Are there any schools affiliated with the Ministry of National Education operating abroad? Are there any teachers working abroad for education, what is the number? According to the countries, which are the top three countries with the highest number of students studying as citizens of the Republic of Turkey? had asked questions.
ÖZER: PERSONNEL WHO WILL WORK ABROAD IS EXAMINED BY THE COMMISSION
Responding to the parliamentary question, Minister of National Education Özer stated that the personnel to be assigned abroad are determined under the coordination of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and by the Inter-Ministerial Joint Culture Commission, which consists of representatives of the Ministry of Treasury and Finance, the Ministry of National Education, the Ministry of Culture and Tourism and the Presidency for Turks Abroad and Related Communities.
Minister Ozer, “Those who are successful in the professional competency exam are taken to the representation ability exam. Teachers and lecturers who are successful in the representation ability exam held by the commission are entitled to be assigned abroad. made a statement.
“THE TOP THREE COUNTRIES GERMANY, FRANCE, NETHERLANDS”
Minister Özer announced that Germany, France and the Netherlands are in the top three in the distribution of students studying abroad as citizens of the Republic of Turkey by country.
GÜRER: THE MINISTRY REFUSES TO GIVE INFORMATION BASED ON THE NUMBERS
Evaluating the answers of Minister Özer, Gürer stated that the ministry avoided giving information based on figures and said:
“Isn’t the number of students and teachers who are citizens of the Republic of Turkey abroad in the Ministry data? Is it possible that at least those who studied abroad or worked as teachers are not known? Are there any overseas schools affiliated to MEB? These questions are important in terms of education in order to see and know the situation abroad of our country. If there are countries with the highest number of Turkish citizens studying abroad, the number of students studying abroad should also be known.