On October 9th rector of the International Burch University, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Uzunoğlu, in his Office received Said Sikira and Sulejman Sarajlija, students who showed great talent and knowledge within the Hackaton 4 Startups organization.
Said Sikira, Sulejman Sarajlija and Vildan Tursić, who was not able to attend the reception, are 2nd and 3rd year students of Information Technologies Department at Burch University, who participated startup Hackaton 4 Startups competition and showed remarkable results. It was the reason for getting opportunity for full funding of projects for 18 months, day2day mentorship from Silicon Valley tech pros, free Macbook Pros and a co-working place at NEST71.
„The best indicator of mentorship, student oriented approach and work at our University are our students“, said rector Uzunoğlu, and continued „I wanted to meet these students and encourage them to preserve their curiosity and hard work, which will always bring results. Students like Sikira and Sarajlija are inspiration for all of us to keep doing our job, and constantly improve ourselves. Other students should follow their path“he said.
At the end of the reception Rector Uzunoğlu awarded Appreciation Letter to Said Sikira, whose team won 3rd Startup Weekend at HUB387, and took a photo with successful students.