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Outstanding Success of EMU Industrial Engineering Graduate Aslıhan Bakırlı Millet

Outstanding Success of EMU Industrial Engineering Graduate Aslıhan Bakırlı Millet
Published Date: Friday, 6 August 2021

Eastern Mediterranean University (EMU) Engineering Faculty, Industrial Engineering Department graduate Aslıhan Bakırlı Millet once again achieved great success in the UK. The team led by Aslıhan Bakırlı Millet, the UK and Ireland Manager (Business Systems Manager) of the world-famous French company Danone, ranked first in the "The Women in IT Summit & Awards UK" initiative sponsored by Rolls-Royce and has been selected as the IT Team of the Year.

“Source of Inspiration”

In a panel organized by the selection committee, which includes technology experts and D&I (diversity and inclusion) advocates, every part of this work, which transforms the company by redesigning processes, increases efficiency and reduces expenses, and brings new technologies to the company, in an institutionalized environment that requires such large and complex information technology operations, deserve all kinds of appreciation and should be a source of inspiration for all other companies.

Admission To The Most Famous Universities In The World

According to the information given by EMU Industrial Engineering Department Head Assoc. Prof.  Dr. Gökhan İzbırak, contrary to popular belief, Industrial Engineers and Business Engineers are not only employed in factories, but also in the service sector (consulting, transportation, telecommunication, energy, logistics, finance, banking, hospitals, education, software, tourism, brand management, marketing, human resources, etc.), construction, oil, gas, mining companies, and contribute to companies to offer more and better quality products and services with less expenditure.

The Industrial Engineering program, which provides its students with the opportunity to receive a Mechanical Engineering or Business Administration diploma in addition to their Industrial Engineering diploma with Double Major programs, also has the ABET accreditation (, which only 5 universities in Turkey have. Graduates of the department, who have been working as managers in national and international companies that have become brands in the manufacturing, service and construction sectors since 1998, are also admitted to postgraduate programs in the most famous universities of the world such as MIT and Cambridge.