The March session of the ATHENS (Advance Technology Higher Education Network/ Socrates) program was carried out online by the member institutions from 15-19 March 2021. Istanbul Technical University has been a member of the ATHENS network since 2007 (

During the March session this year, 57 students from ITU and 20 students from other European universities successfully completed their one-week intensive online education. Students are entitled to receive a certificate of attendance and grade certificate by the universities where they took courses. A total of 20 students from the following European universities registered and participated in the “ITU INF21 - Introduction to Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning” course offered by Dr. Behçet Uğur Töreyin, an associate professor at the Informatics Institute (

For more infomation, please find the attached ATHENS English Announcement.