Collaboration

Diplomacy Academy has been in cooperation with the Diplomatic Academies of numerous countries at bilateral level by signing framework agreements in the form of “Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation.” These bilateral agreements facilitate and promote the cooperation between the training institutions of the signatories. They stipulate the exchange of experience, academics, publications and curriculum of training programs.

National Cooperation Agreements

The Academy has been in cooperation with various universities both to invite guest speakers and instructors for the training programs and to enroll the officers of the Ministry at master degree programs offered by these Universities in Turkey.

Diplomacy Academy has signed “Cooperation Protocols” with TOBB ETU University and Istanbul Sehir University in 2012. In total, 16 diplomats from the Ministry have enrolled in the master programs in “the Middle East Studies” at Istanbul Sehir University and in “the Balkan Studies” at TOBB ETU University. For the 2013-2014 Academic year, the Academy signed Cooperation Protocols with Sabancı University and Istanbul Şehir University for master degree programs in the Eurasian Studies and the Middle East Studies respectively.

International Cooperation Agreements

Diplomacy Academy has signed “Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation between Diplomatic Academies”  and “Protocol on Exchange of Diplomats” with 88 and 16 countries respectively.

Thanks to the active foreign policy of Turkey, the interest displayed by foreign countries in the “Exchange of Diplomats” program has increased significantly in recent years. Diplomacy Academy has undertaken the coordination of exchange of foreign diplomats for 3 months to 1 year periods.

“Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation between Diplomatic Academies” constitutes the legal basis for the cooperation between the Diplomatic Academies stipulating exchange of experience, lecturers, instructors and publications, as well as organization of joint conferences, seminars and training programs.

Countries having signed Memorandum of Understanding for Cooperation with Diplomacy Academy

Countries having signed Protocol for Exchange of Diplomats

    1. Afghanistan
    2. Albania
    3. Argentina
    4. Azerbaijan
    5. Benin
    6. Bosnia and Herzegovina
    7. Brazil
    8. Bulgaria
    9. Burkina Faso
    10. Burundi
    11. Cameroon
    12. Chad
    13. Chile
    14. Colombia
    15. Côte d'Ivoire
    16. Costa Rika
    17. Croatia
    18. Czech Republic
    19. Djibouti
    20. Dominican Republic
    21. Egypt
    22. Equatorial Guinea
    23. Ethiopia
    24. Gabon
    25. Gambia
    26. Georgia
    27. Ghana
    28. Greece
    29. Guatemala
    30. Guinea
    31. India
    32. Iran
    33. Iraq
    34. Israel
    35. Jordan
    36. Kenya
    37. Korea
    38. Kosovo
    39. Kuwait
    40. Kyrgyzstan
    41. Laos
    42. Liberia
    43. Libya
    44. Macedonia
    45. Madagascar
    46. Mali
    47. Malta
    48. Marshall Islands
    49. Mexico
    50. Moldova
    51. Mongolia
    52. Montenegro
    53. Morocco
    54. Namibya
    55. Niger
    56. Pakistan
    57. Panama
    58. People’s Republic of China
    59. Peru
    60. Philippines
    61. Portugal
    62. Qatar
    63. Republic of Congo
    64. Romania
    65. Russian Federation
    66. Sao Tome and Principe
    67. Senegal
    68. Serbia
    69. Singapore
    70. Solomon Islands
    71. South Africa
    72. South Sudan
    73. Spain
    74. Sri Lanka
    75. Sudan
    76. Syria
    77. Tajikistan
    78. Tanzania
    79. Thailand
    80. Tunisia
    81. Turkmenistan
    82. Uzbekistan
    83. Ukraine
    84. Vanuatu
    85. Venezuela
    86. Vietnam
    87. Yemen
    88. Zambia
  • Azerbaijan
  • Brazil
  • Congo
  • England
  • Ethiopia
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Hungary
  • Kazakhstan
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Poland
  • Portugal
  • Turkmenistan
  • Republic of Macedonia