Mr. Bişar Çoktin – BC Group

The American University of Kurdistan (AUK) Endowment announced a partnership with Bişar Çoktin, the Chairman of BC Group, a distinguished conglomerate leading in Turkiye and Iraq.

BC Group, founded in 2005, operates across ten diverse sectors, including Construction and Contracting, Mine, Ready Mixed Concrete, Real Estate Development, Tourism, Energy, Logistics, Fuel Oil, and Foreign Trade.
With a vision to lead in every sector it operates, BC Group is committed to customer-oriented practices and efficient management, transcending material achievements to embrace corporate citizenship.

BC Group’s success is not only a story of business achievements; it’s a narrative woven with threads of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sponsorship projects.
The group has been instrumental in child development and education, reflecting its commitment to societal well-being. BC Group’s subsidiaries, including Signature Holding, Empire World, and Dabin Group, continue to lead in their respective sectors, contributing to the overall development of the regions they operate in.

The BC Group Scholarship Pledge:

In a significant move towards advancing education, BC Group has pledged a total of $250,000 to AUK’s Scholarship program. This commitment willbe disbursed annually as $50,000 over five years, reflecting BC Group’s dedication to fostering academic excellence in the Northern Kurdistan region. The scholarship aims to empower deserving students, particularly those from lower-income communities, by providing financial support for their education.

The scholarship will cover tuition fees, education-related expenses, and housing for a duration of five years. It is applicable to programs within AUK’s four colleges: Engineering, Business, Arts & Sciences, and Nursing. This comprehensive support reflects BC Group’s understanding of the holistic needs of students and its commitment to nurturing well-rounded individuals.

AUK values the commitment made by BC Group and Bişar Çoktin. The scholarship will be publicized under the name of the BC Group Scholarship, showcasing the group’s dedication to corporate social responsibility. The AUK Scholarship Committee will oversee the selection process, ensuring a fair and transparent evaluation of candidates.

Bişar Çoktin’s commitment to education through the BC Group Scholarship is a shining testament to the transformative power of philanthropy. His visionary approach showcases how corporate success seamlessly intertwines with impactful giving, creating a legacy that extends beyond business achievements.

As BC Group invests in the educational landscape of the Northern Kurdistan region, it invites others to consider the profound impact they can have on individual lives and broader communities through strategic giving.

Building Dreams Together

The BC Group Scholarship isn’t just a singular act of generosity; it’s an invitation for others to join hands in building dreams and empowering futures. By pledging towards transformative education, Bişar Çoktin is catalyzing a movement where businesses, individuals, and philanthropic entities can play a pivotal role in shaping the educational narrative.

The company showcases an inspiring precedent, it calls on potential donors to consider the profound influence they can have on the trajectory of deserving students’ lives. Together, we can create a ripple effect of positive change, ensuring that education becomes a beacon of hope and opportunity for generations to come.