Ali Osman Sönmez Mesleki ve Teknik Anadolu Lisesi
Bursa, TURKEY / http://aosmtal.meb.k12.tr
Ali Osman Sönmez Vocational and Technical High School ( AOS MTAL ) is a vocational and technical high school which was built by a benefactor and started education and training in 1992. There are 184 teachers and 2005 students in the school. It is near Demirtaş Organized Industrial Zone where the production facilities are mainly textile and automotive and located on an area of approximately 100,000 m2. This area is built in 2 floors and spread over 6 blocks; classrooms, administrative units, workshops and laboratories, social facilities (cafeteria) and indoor sports hall. The total base area of buildings is 12.180m2 and the total closed area is 23.376m2. Within the school area; AOS MTAL also has sports areas where the students can play football and basketball in the outdoor area.
The school has a dormitory which is composed of 2 separate blocks with 3 floors and it also actively serves to 384 (192 + 192) male and female students.
AOS MTAL has 6 vocational education departments which are:
- *Information technologies
- *Electrical-Electronic Technology
- *Industrial Automation Technology
- *Clothing Manufacturing Technology
- *Machine Technologies
- *Textile Technology
The teachers of AOS MTAL take part actively in the preparation of national curricula for the departments of Information Technologies, Electric-Electronic Technology, Clothing Production Technology and Textile Technology in the province.