On March 16, 2016 Oficial representatives of Bahçeşehir University of Istanbul attended the opening ceremony of Batumi International University Hospital. Among the honorable guests from Istanbul were rector Prof. Dr. Şenay Yalçin, Dean of Medical Faculty Prof. Dr. Turker Kılıç, Dean of students Pervin Merdan, Deputy General Secretary Hikmet Yıldırım and Director of International students affair office Erbay Şirin.
During this visit, BAU Istanbul delegation met freshmen of medical faculty and preparatory school students as well. In addition, the mutual online lecture was conducted for both Bahcesehir university and BAU Batumi students in the distance teaching room. Academic personnel of Bahçeşehir University and the rector of BAU Batumi-Ismet Dindar talked about future plans and activities in order to maintain parallel programs.