DEDAM is the first language training and research center to be founded within Dokuz Eylul University. DEDAM’s foundation promulgated on 20.04.2006 at official gazette numbered 26145. The regulation was changed on 20.04.2012 with official gazette numbered 28359.
Language center was opened after Prof. Dr. V. Dogan GUNAY was nominatined as the director of DEDAM by Dokuz Eylul University Rector on 03.09.2008.
After the nomination of the director of language center, in accordance with the central regulation, deputy managers were nominated and an administrative board was established with 5 members including the director and assistant managers. For the information exchange, the consultative committee and the administrative board was established by academic members from different fields.
Aims and Scope
Language courses with different levels for Turkish as a foreign language, English, German, French, Italian, Japanese, Greek, Spanish, Russian and Ottoman Turkish are held for several times in the year.
DEDAM carries out a curriculum that supports intercultural interactions and improves the four basic language skills; listening, reading, speaking and writing.
The students participated in language courses can certify that they attended the course. DEDAM language certificates are accepted by the European Universities having association with Council of Higher Education and Dokuz Eylul University.
Further information about language courses is available in “Courses ”.
Certificate examinations can be hold for the students that need language certificate or to complete a level of a language course. Certificates are verified by Dokuz Eylul University Rector and the director of DEDAM. Certificates are available mininum in 15 days after the certificate examination.
Placement test can be applied to the students that want to attend language courses in DEDAM or those want to learn their levels. After the examination students can be given a certificate verified by director of DEDAM.
Further information about language courses is available in “Certificate Examinations”.