What is CO-OP?
CO-OP (Cooperative Education) is a model based on University – Business World.
CO-OP is a model in which students work during their Bachelor’s education time.
The aim is to integrate university to business world and make education and work together. Students who had CO-OP education to get ready to business life have a shorter adaptation time after graduation and they have network and experience in the field they want to work.
CO-OP is a non-stop work model and is done in only one work place. The shortest time period is 3 months and the longest time period is 9 months.
How Does CO-OP Work?
Any Bachelor’s student who wants to work applies to CO-OP.
Candidates get chosen among the ones who fulfil CO-OP’s criteria based on their academic performance and other skills. Chosen students are sent to firms after they got some preparation from CO-OP. Students who work while studying are called COOPER.
COOOPER who works through CO-OP Education are chosen by the firm.