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Atilim University

3.8 out of 5 (17 ratings / 14 reviews) Ankara, Turkey
Atilim University was founded by the Atilim Foundation on 15 July 1997 to serve as a Foundation University in the capacity of a legal entity pursuant to provisions of Law no. 2547 concerning the Foundation of Higher Education Institutes.



Founded in Ankara with the purpose of being a university which “provides quality education, produces science and technology, conducts research and enlightens the future of our country”, Atilim University takes firm steps to attain its target and even carry it one step further.


Ranking among the top 6 universities in “Entrepreneur and Innovative Universities Ranking” prepared by the Ministry of Science, Industry and Technology and becoming one of the rising values of our country with its research and industrial collaboration attempts, Atilim University supports the studies of academicians on the path of “becoming a world class university” within the scope of:

  • Scientific Research Projects (BAP),
  • Undergraduate Research Projects (LAP),  
  • Research Laboratories Projects (ALP),
  • TUBITAK-supported Projects,
  • Consultancy Projects,
  • And the projects carried out in collaboration with various institutions and organizations from public and private sector.


Atilim University Research, Development, Application and Consultancy Projects and Technology Transfer Office (ARGEDA-TTO) was established in 2005 in order to increase the research potential of the University, and to provide assistance for research projects. ARGEDA has the responsibilities of implementation and monitoring of development, follow-up and control mechanisms regarding inter-institutional, national and international research, development, performance, and consultancy projects as well as takes the responsibility of providing cooperation and coordination not only within the University but also outside the University.


The study carried out by the Career Planning and Alumni Centre of Atilim University and ISKUR which aimed at increasing the efficiency and availability of guidance and counselling services provided within the scope of ISKUR and which targeted improving an awareness of cooperation has been finalized.

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Student services

A variety of options for food are offered to students, teaching and administrative staff of the University. The importance of food in life is undeniable. Bearing this situation in mind, Atilim University does its best to offer the best alternatives.

Housing services

The students coming from other cities to Ankara can find accommodation in Nazlı Dormitory for Female Students and Emre Dormitory for Male Students.

The University recommends below-stated private dormitories affiliated with the Ministry of National Education. These dormitories are selected given the shuttle routes for more convenience in transportation.

Library services

Our Library aims to create team spirit, service and perfection wtihin itself, enable the Library Users to produce-keep-transfer the information and to create learning society.

ICT services

At the center of the developments in science and technology, our University extends its investments so that our students and staff can follow and utilize technology closely and obtain necessary knowledge. 

Medical services

With its 3 examination rooms and another accommodation room housing four beds, the Directorate of Health Services offers a wide range of health services including day-care inpatient treatment, routine examinations, diagnosis and treatment procedures, employment and periodical examinations of staff members, first aid and follow-up care, injection and osmotherapy, ECG assessment, and prescriptions.

Student Life

Campus life

Atilim University is located on 250 acres of land in Incek one of the most recent and fastest developing residential areas of Ankara, 20 kms from the City Centre and 7 km from the motorway. The campus contains faculty buildings, laboratories, conference halls, basketball and volleyball fields, a gymnasium, tennis courts, a condition hall, a swimming pool, recreation areas where outdoor activities are also carried out, cafeterias and restaurants.

Sports facilities

The Directorate of Sports organizes courses and fitness programs in order to revitalize the campus life for students and staff, offer sports facilities to help individuals improve physical fitness and adopt a healthy lifestyle as a result.


Our Mechatronics Engineering Department received 5-year Accreditation by Association for Evaluation and Accreditation of Engineering Programs (MUDEK) and EUR-ACE Label.

Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

The universities raking are pretty good the campus is great, high level education

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University provides all necessary international connections to the students who have good grades. Because of my department, the education is focused on 2 main programme as marketing and logistics separately. Our department has partnerships with global leader logistics firms to provide experience for the students.

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

In terms of academic life, the university was almost perfect. I found the time and necessary sources to develop myself. I feel motivated intellectually and I think my knowledge about history, culture and literature is sufficient enough to pursue higher education. The university provides reputable academic staff that tries their best to teach students and a comfortable...

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