Prof. Dr. Robert Nistico and Prof. Dr. John Borg, experts from Italy, came to teach at CIU as part of a cooperation protocol signed in 2018 between the Faculty of Pharmacy, at Cyprus International University (CIU) and University of Rome Tor Vergata.
Students from the Faculty of Pharmacy at CIU started their education with visiting faculty members from the University of Rome Tor Vergata in the summer of 2018-2019 academic term.
Prof. Dr. Günay Sarıyar, Dean of CIU Faculty of Pharmacy, said that Prof. Dr. Robert Nistico will teach courses on Neurophysiology, Pharmaceutical Biology and Cellular and Molecular Pharmacology in the first part of Tor Vergata-CIU Summer School then in the second period, Prof. Dr. John Borg will do a comprehensive practical training with CIU students on drug analysis.
Prof. Dr. Sarıyar stated that the Tor Vergata Double Diploma agreement is not limited to only the double diploma. Joint scientific research will be conducted between the two institutions in the areas of common interest of two universities.