Turan  Degirmencioglu

Turan Degirmencioglu

Senior Instructor


Through my teaching experience so far in English, I gained confidence and I have demonstrated excellent time management and interminable performance in class which was my pivotal role to motivate learners in ascertaining their inner strengths and abilities and what truly inspires them. 


Jan 2016 - Jan 2017

MA (equivalent) Level 7 Diploma in English Language Teaching to Adults (in progress)

University of Cambridge


Sep 2010 - Sep 2011

Master of Arts

Anglia Ruskin University (Cambridge-UK)

Applied Linguistics and TESOL (PASS)

Sep 2005 - Sep 2010

Bachelor of Arts

Eastern Mediterranean Univesity (Cyprus)

English Langauge and Literature

Professional Development

2015 - 2015

Oxford Teachers' Academy-Teaching English to Adults

University of Oxford

2012 - 2013

Learning Technologies for the Classroom (LTEC)

British Council

2009 - 2010

Teaching Knowledge Test (TKT)

University of Cambridge (ESOL)

2005 - 2010

English Language Teaching Certificate

Eastern Mediterranean University. Faculty of Education

Work History

Work History
Sep 2013 - Present

English Instructor

Eastern Mediterranean Univesity                                                       School of Foreign Languages and English Preparatory School
  • 2013
  • EPS-101 ( Beginner and Elementary Level)
  • EPS-103 (Pre-intermediate Level)
  • 2014 
  • ENGL 191 (Communication in English).
  • EPS-104 (Intermediate Level)
  • 2015
  • EMU Summer School- (IELTS)
  • DAU-SEM: ESP Course
  • 2015-Present
  • ENGL-181 (Academic English)
  • ENGL-107 Communication skills for tourism Industry )
  • ENGL-108 (Communication skills for culinary arts)


  • 2nd Annual ELT conference at Girne American University. 
  • The 3rd international ELT conference organized by the University of Eastern Mediterranean  and Scott Thornbury was the major plenary speaker at the conference.
  • The event Linguistic Profiling at the University of Cambridge organized by the Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages. The exciting talk given by Dr. Bert Vaux.
  • The Dark 16th Century at the Senate Hall at the University of Cambridge. The literary scholar Colm Toibin delivered the 2010 Leslie Stephen Lecture on “The Dark Sixteenth Century” 
  •  The mentoring sessions at English Preparatory School (EMU). 
  • The workshop which is organized by Laura Woodward and the aim of this workshop is to know how we can exploit Oxford Word Skills in class.
  • 4th FLEPS Workshop Festival which was held by EMU.
  • 1st TEFL conference-Traps and Tweaks in Language Teaching by Paul Seligson at Lefke European University


Degirmencioglu, T. 2012. The Use of Instructional Technology and its Prevalence, The Lambert Publishing House, Germany.

Degirmencioglu, T. 2013.The Complete Works in English Literature, Sentimental Discovery through Poetry, Novel and Gender Role, The Lambert Publishing House, Germany.