Medicinal and Aromatic Plants Program Research and development support for public and private sectors with sufficient knowledge and practice on the production of annual and / or perennial medicinal and aromatic plants which are economic values in food, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industry and quality control, and to provide qualified technical staff capable of responding to other staff needs.
Adnan Menderes University, Koçarlı Vocational Scholl has been established by the statute of the 7/d-2 and 7/h items of the law no 2547 which changed with the law no 2880 at Higher Education General assembly in 10.03.2006, and by the law no of 2006/01 in which “Establishing of Koçarlı Vocational Scholl in Aydın, Koçarlı” with University Senate in 18.01.2006.
When its established, there was 4 (four) programs in Technique Programs Departments with 40 (forty) students and started its education at 2006-2007 academic year.
Koçarlı Vocational School is gives the two-year degree education and its aim is to educate qualified intermediate staffs who have adequate knowledge and skill for Turkey and regional needs.
Because of the agriculture potential of the region and the campus features of the Koçarlı Vocational School, Agricultural Programs were preferred. But, with the YÖK decisions in the year of 2011 two programs were closed due to the reducing in student number (like in other universities), there was no possibility to open admission,and system changes in the university entrance exam, some programs names were exchange by the YÖK .
In 2011, four (4) new programs were proposed instead of “Industrial Plants Growing” and “Poultry” which stopped student admission due to the evaluation of the teaching assistants and to establish the other programs.
Our proposal about opening a new program was recommitted at the meeting of Higher Education Executing Council in 13.04.2011. It was permitted to open the “Medicinal and Aromatic Plants” and “Organic Agriculture” in Plant and Animal Production Department, Quality Control in Production” in Machinery and Metal Technologies Department and “Projection of Industrial Products” in Projection Department by the statute of the 7/d-2 in items of the law no 2547 which changed with the law no 2880 at Higher Education General assembly.
To educate the qualified intermediate technical staffs who have sufficient skills and essential technical knowledge and to train the staff who are able to successfully work in related sectors.
To educate occupational staff with properties of innovation and who are open to improve, are able to think analytically , answerable to the industrial requirements, have technical skills and knowledge for the universal value and international standards, in appropriate properties with related sectors and to be an esteemed and favored educational institution.
1. To be a favoured institution around the other Vocational Schools who give the same education.
2. To be a favoured institution by the private sector compared with the other Vocational Schools giving the same education.
3. To obtain strong shareholders.
4. To accelerate the institutionalization.
5. To increase the student number.
Koçarlı Vocational School has 2 administrative service buildings, 3 classroom buildings which contain 15 class room, 1 computer laboratory, 10 other laboratory, 1 canteen and refectory block. Additionally, Koçarlı Vocational Scholl has basketball, volleyball, and tennis courts. There are 3029 m² enclosed area and 10000 m² open area. Koçarlı Vocational School gives service with a total ofl 13000 m² area. 2500 m² of the open area is practical area and 100 m² of it is a greenhouse.
30 computers, 60 computer cases, 1 plotter, 1 laser digitalizer, 1 netbook, 1 notebook, 12 printers, 2 scanners, 2 cameras, 16 video projectors, 1 overhead projector, 1 slide showmaker, 6 laser pointers, 1 dvd player, 1 video camera
Person Responsible for Information Package
Assist. Prof. Aytül UÇAK KOÇ
Ins. Birsen GEÇİOĞLU ERİNCİK
Ins. İlkay YAVAŞ
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