Yeditepe University

Yeditepe University carries out its academic activities via 3 departments at the School of Applied Sciences, and 13 faculties namely the Faculties of Dentistry, Pharmacy, Education, Arts and Sciences, Fine Arts, Law, Economics and Administrative Sciences, Communication, Engineering, Architecture, Health Sciences, Medicine and Commerce, entailing 64 undergraduate programs. 

Bachelor's programmes

Engineering & Technology (13)
Arts, Design & Architecture (12)
Business & Management (10)
Medicine & Health (6)
Social Sciences (6)
Education & Training (5)
Natural Sciences & Mathematics (5)
Computer Science & IT (4)
Applied Sciences & Professions (3)
Humanities (3)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)
Journalism & Media (2)

About

History

Yeditepe University was founded in 1996 by the Istanbul Education and Culture Foundation (ISTEK). With its up-to-date academic programs and training, Yeditepe University offers an education compatible with the expectations of the information age. 

Education

Yeditepe University carries out its academic activities via 3 departments at the School of Applied Sciences, and 13 faculties namely the Faculties of Dentistry, Pharmacy, Education, Arts and Sciences, Fine Arts, Law, Economics and Administrative Sciences, Communication, Engineering, Architecture, Health Sciences, Medicine and Commerce, entailing 64 undergraduate programs. The university also offers 86 MA and 41 PhD programs in the Graduate Schools of Atatürk’s Principles and History of Revolution, Educational Sciences, Science, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences. Since its establishment, Yeditepe University, whose language of education is English.

Research

As a research university, Yeditepe University is increasing its contributions to the industry and the community by continuing scientific studies with its 10 Research and Application Centers and 181 laboratory and workshop trainings.

  • Information Systems Application and Research Center
  • Dental Medical Education, Practice and Research Center
  • Pharmacoeconomic and Pharmacoepidermological Research and Application Center
  • Development and Disabilities Application and Research Center
  • The Future Center
  • Ophthalmology Practice and Research Center
  • Stem Cell Center of Excellence
  • Research and Application Center for Global Education and Culture
  • Entrepreneurship Workshop
  • Health Services Training, Research and Application Center

Career

Yeditepe University Career Development Office works for preparing its alumni and students for their future competitive career lives by supporting their personal developments, organizing important and informative courses and by providing them with career consultancy supported by a strong and wide network created by the office.

Yeditepe University Alumni Office keeps in touch with its alumni and organizes in and off-campus activities, courses and special breakfast and dinner organizations for them. Alumni Office aims to create a strong and irreplaceable Yeditepe community. 

University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2018
1001
2017
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2016
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Services

Student services

Yeditepe University Psychological Counseling and Support Unit provides guidance and counseling services to students since 2001 to help in their academic, social and personal development during their education at the university.

Housing services

Our campus, located in the central Ataşehir district of Istanbul, is home to women’s and men’s halls of residence with atotal bed capacity of 4250. Students may benefit from the accommodation facilities provided on our fully quipped campus spread over 123-thousand-square-meter land.  

The majority of rooms in halls are for two-person occupancy. All the necessary amenities are included in the rooms, including en-suite toilets and showers, mini refrigerators, desks for each student, chairs, glass bookshelves, mirrored wardrobes and other furniture made of non-inflammable material. Moreover, 24-hour internet connection is available.

Library services

 

ICT services

  • 24-hour internet connection is available.

Medical services

  • Doctors, nurses and paramedics are available 24/7 at the Medical Center for first aid and emergency assistance to the students and staff at Yeditepe.
  • Additionally, the Medical Center provides round-the-clock ambulance service for students and staff.
  • Health services given here range from physical examination, small-scale surgical operations, dressings, injections, IV’s and medical observation.

Student Life

Campus life

Yeditepe University as being a leader institute in many aspects; has goals to foster environmental awareness and sustainability in the community. Yeditepe University has several sustainability efforts to achieve sustainable campus life. Major categories considered for sustainability practices are;  campus setting and infrastructure, energy and climate change, wastes, water conservation, transportation and education.

Our campus, located in the central Ataşehir district of Istanbul, is home to women’s and men’s halls of residence with atotal bed capacity of 4250. Students may benefit from the accommodation facilities provided on our fully quipped campus spread over 123-thousand-square-meter land.  

Sports facilities

Our sports facilities cover a wide range of indoor and outdoor branches, offering students many opportunities for exercise. The indoor facilities, located in the Recreational Hall, include two volleyball and basketball courts – one with tiered spectator seating – a squash court, a fitness center, a semi-Olympic swimming pool – again, with seating area – and a table tennis area. These are complemented by outdoor facilities like a swimming pool, sports areas for basketball, volleyball and tennis, and an Astroturf soccer pitch.

Student clubs

Our University established students clubs/societies for students to be actively involed in democratic, social, cultural, artistic, sportive activities and to equally and regularly benefit from the opportunities provided by the University.

Student Clubs at the University;

  • ATATÜRKS THOUGHT CLUB
  • ANTHROPOLOGY CLUB
  • ARCHITECTURE AND CIVIL ENGINEERING SOCIETY
  • AUTOMOTIVE CLUB
  • BIOTECHNOLOGY SOCIETY
  • BUSINESS AND ADMINISTRATION CLUB
  • CINEMA CLUB
  • COMPUTER CLUB
  • DANCE CLUB
  • DEBATE CLUB
  • EDUCATIONAL RESEARCH CLUB
  • ENVIRONMENT AND ECOLOGY SOCIETY
  • ENTREPRENEURSHIP CLUB
  • FINANCE SOCIETY
  • FOLK DANCE CLUB
  • HISTORY SOCIETY
  • IEEE (INSTITUTE OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERS)

Accreditation

With an understanding of education at global standards, Yeditepe University, the first foundation university in Turkey to be awarded by the European University Association (EUA) Institutional Evaluation Program, has been qualified following inspections of national and international accreditation institutions. 

Yeditepe University, having been accredited in 12 fields and successfully passing many accreditation processes, continues on its course with the aim of constantly improving its quality of education, thus providing students and faculty members the opportunity to participate in international projects with its international cooperation agreements.