Yaşar University

World University Rankings 2024
Impact Rankings 2023
Young University Rankings 2022
Üniversite Caddesi No:37-39, Agaçli Yol, Bornova, Izmir PK., 35100, Turkey

About Yaşar University

In 1999 Selcuk Yaşar Sports and Education Foundation decided to establish Yaşar University. In 2001 the Turkish National Assembly approved this decision and the university began teaching in the 2002-2003 academic year.

Yaşar University offers both undergraduate and postgraduate courses. There are nine faculties: science and arts; economics and administrative sciences; communication; human and social sciences; business; law; art and design; engineering, and architecture. There is also the School of Applied Sciences, Vocational School, Vocational School of Justice, School of Foreign Languages and the Graduate School.

The International Relations and Programs Office is responsible for welcoming international students to the university through study abroad opportunities such as Erasmus and Global Exchange. Yaşar University provides international students with the opportunity to experience an authentic Turkish-Aegean lifestyle in a diverse academic environment.

The university has a number of research institutes including the European Union Research Centre, the Centre for Mediterranean Studies and the International Law Implementation and Research Centre. Throughout the year students and staff carry out innovative research projects using these state-of-the-art facilities.

The university is located in Izmir, a city in Turkey in western Anatolia. Izmir is the country’s third largest city and sits along the Aegean coast. The city has a rich and expansive history, which dates back to ancient times when it was the Greek city of Smyrna. As well as the Greeks, Izmir has been home to Armenians, Levantines, Turks throughout the centuries. Its history has been preserved in a number of archaeological sites including the Roman Agora of Smyrna, Mount Kadifekale and Asanör tower.

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Key statistics

  • 5,908
    Number of FTE Students
  • 51 : 49
    Student Ratio of Females to Males
  • 2%
    Percentage of International Students
  • 11.7
    No. of students per staff
Based on data collected for the (1) 2024 World University Rankings

Subjects taught at Yaşar University

  • Social sciences

    • Politics & International Studies (incl Development Studies)
    • Communication & Media Studies
  • Arts & humanities

    • Architecture
    • Art, Performing Arts & Design
    • Languages, Literature & Linguistics
  • Psychology

    • Psychology
  • Physical sciences

    • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Life sciences

    • Agriculture & Forestry
  • Law

    • Law
  • Engineering & technology

    • Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
    • General Engineering
    • Civil Engineering
    • Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Business & economics

    • Business & Management
    • Economics & Econometrics
    • Accounting & Finance
  • Computer science

    • Computer Science