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Istanbul Kültür University

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Type  Private
President  Sıddıka Semahat Demir
Postgraduates  225
Phone  +90 212 498 41 41
Founder  Fahamettin AKINGÜÇ
Established  1997
Academic staff  569
Location  Istanbul, Turkey
Total enrollment  12,465 (2015)
Undergraduates  5,345
Istanbul Kültür University

Address  Ataköy 7-8-9-10 Mahallesi, E5 Karayolu üzeri, 34191 Çobançeşme / Bakırköy/Bakırköy/İstanbul, Turkey
Founded  9 July 1997, Istanbul, Turkey
Undergraduate tuition and fees  Domestic tuition: 18,500 TRY (2012), International tuition: 6,900 USD (2012)
Notable alumni  Kıvanç Tatlıtuğ, Sarp Levendoğlu, Muratcan Güler
Similar  Istanbul Aydın University, Istanbul Bilgi University, Beykent University, Istanbul Kemerburgaz University, Maltepe University

Istanbul k lt r university inspiring the future

İstanbul Kültür University (İKÜ) is one of the private universities located in Istanbul, Turkey. It has three campuses near to each other in the western part of Istanbul, the Ataköy and İncirli campuses in Bakırköy, and the Şirinevler campus in Bahçelievler. The University was founded in 1997 and has five schools and two vocational schools. In 2009, Global Political Trends Center, a policy oriented research institution, was founded under the auspices of the University.


İKÜ Faculties

In the 2007-2008 academic year, 7021 students are registered in 19 departments in 5 faculties, 13 programs in 2 vocational high schools, and 3 PhDs, 28 Post Graduate Programs in 2 institutes at İKÜ. In total, 622 instructors, 372 of whom are permanent and 250 hourly-wage ones, teach to these students.

Istanbul Kültür University which started its education life with 3 faculties in the academic year of 1997-1998, now accepts students to 19 higher education programmes in 5 faculties.

  • Faculty of Science and Letters
  • Physics
  • English Language and Literature
  • Mathematics and Computer Science
  • Moleculer Biology and Genetics
  • Psychology
  • Turkish Language and Literature
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Art and Design
  • Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
  • Economics
  • Business Administration
  • International Relations
  • International Trade
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electronic Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Material Science and Nanotechnology Engineering
  • Faculty Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Faculty of Education
  • Department of Foreign Languages English Language Teaching Department
  • Department of -Pre-School Education (Primary School)
  • Department of Educational Sciences- Psychology and Counselling Department
  • Affiliations

    The university is a member of the Caucasus University Association.


    Istanbul Kültür University Wikipedia