53 Million TL For Scientific Research
Bursa Uludag University has so far given support to the project-producing academicians with 53 million 019 thousand 630 TL. Within the scope of Scientific Research Projects (BAP), 458 projects have been produced in the last three years. Among the 15 research universities designated by YÖK, Uludag University has reached the highest number of scientific projects in recent years.
Rector Prof. Dr. Yusuf Ulcay noted that they funded 331 projects with 21 million TL between 2015 and 2016 and said, "In 2015, we changed our BAP directive and changed the rule of meeting twice a year to once a month. We have invited all our academicians to create projects and we have created resources to support these projects in the best possible way. In 2015, we transferred 10 million 508 thousand TL to 188 projects. Thanks to the changes made, our academicians have begun to do higher quality works. In 2016, we provided 11 million 579 thousand 705 TL to 143 projects. In 2017, we gave TL 17 million to 80 projects. By the year 2018, we have allocated 53 million TL to 458 projects. Uludağ University will continue to provide significant contributions to knowledge, production and economy thanks to the projects that are made jointly with our industrialists and our academicians."
3 MILLION TL FOR SCIENTIFIC PUBLICATIONS AND CONGRESSES
Rector Yusuf Ulcay pointed out that UU also provided important support for the education and improvement of scientists. He also announced that they have increased their support for paper publications and congress participation in academics. He stated that 169 academicians applied for participation in the congresses in 2015, and he pointed out that this number increased to 420 in 2017. Ulcay continued his explanations as follows: "We have been very careful to give all kinds of support to our academicians from the very beginning so they improve themselves. Within this scope, we have given more than 150 academics paper publication support within 3 years. In 2015, 2016, and 2017 the total number of scientific publications from our academicians rised up to 4015. We allocated a total of 3 million 103 thousand 346 TL to our academicians for these supports. We will continue with the same understanding in the coming period. Uludag University will continue to work to become the pioneer and supporter of science. "