Specialised in Education Economy, Planning and Education Technologies.
Mahmut TÜNCEL is currently Advisor to the Ministry of Education in Turkey. Previously he was the General Director of Educational Technologies department.
During this position, with his team, he developed Fatih Project that is biggest in the field of Educational Technologies in Turkey. The scope of Fatih Project (Movement to Increase Opportunities and Technology), which is one of the largest information technology projects of the world, and has drawn considerable public interest lately. In 2007, he became Director of Project Coordination Centre of Ministry of National Education. During this period He involved in various projects such as Support to Basic Education Project, Strengthening the Vocational Education and Training System in Turkey, Modernization of Vocational and Technical Education Project, Capacity Building Support Project for the Ministry of National Education, Support to Human Resources Development Through Vocational Education and Training, Educational Framework Project, Secondary Education Project, Promotion of Lifelong Learning Operation in Turkey, Increasing Enrollment Rates Especially for Girls in Turkey, Strengthening Preschool Education Project as expert, director, and administrator. Mahmut Tuncel has started his Ph.D. Studies in Ankara University, Department of Education Economy and Planning, and his thesis work is going on.