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Yildiz Technical University

About

History

The Kondüktör Mekteb-i Âlisi/Conductors (Technicians) School of Higher Education was founded in 1911 in order to meet the “science officer” (known previously as conductors, and today as technicians) requirement of the Municipality Public Works Section. The school was modelled on the syllabus of the “Ecole de Conducteur” and was affiliated with the Ministry of Public Works.

Education

Yildiz Technical University is regarded as one of the best universities in the country, as well. The university has 10 Faculties, 2 Institutes, the Vocational School of Higher Education, the Vocational School for National Palaces and Historical Buildings, the Vocational School for Foreign Languages and more than 30,000 students.

Research

The mission is to create a university which pioneers education, scientific research, technological development and artistic work aimed at the progress of society and the increase of the quality of life within an understanding of national and international solidarity; and educates creative, enterprising, questioning and ethical students equipped with universal values, who constantly renew themselves, aim for lifelong learning and are capable of analysis and synthesis.

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University Ranking

World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2021
1001
2020
1001
2019
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Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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2019
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2018
901
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Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2021
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2020
786 -17
2019
769
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Services

Student services

Yildiz Technical University is one of the seven public universities situated in Istanbul besides being the 3rd oldest university of Turkey with its history dating back to 1911. It is regarded as one of the best universities in the country, as well. Our university has 10 Faculties, 2 Institutes, the Vocational School of Higher Education, the Vocational School for National Palaces and Historical Buildings, the Vocational School for Foreign Languages and more than 30,000 students.

Housing services

The Yildiz Central Campus, the area where the administrative units of Yildiz Technical University are situated, is a central location, which can be easily reached from all destinations in the city.

Student Life

Campus life

The Yildiz Central Campus, the area where the administrative units of Yildiz Technical University are situated, is a central location, which can be easily reached from all destinations in the city.

Sports facilities

Indoor and outdoor Sports Facilities

Student clubs

46 student clubs

Student Reviews

About My University
Provided by ESN rated 5 out of 5 stars

I really like my university and my department because our curriculum always gets updates with new innovations. And we have an international environment and this allows us to join international programs.

It's good to be in Yildiz.
Provided by ESN rated 4 out of 5 stars

I have been in a technical university which means we have a lot to learn and experience. We have qualified labrotoies and our akademicians work on classified fields with the help of our university's founds and also with their experiences.

YTU-Bioenginering
Provided by ESN rated 4 out of 5 stars

Y?ld?z Technical University Bioengineering Department aims to lead scientific discoveries, develop biomedical technology and connect life sciences and engineering by research and education.

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