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DOKUZ EYLUL UNIVERSITY | Turkish University Admissions Service


Rector: Prof. Dr. Fatma Seniha Nükhet Hotar
Location: IZMIR
Since: 1982
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Features Includes

9 Campuss
34 Faculty

704 Instructor

1022 Research Assistant

737 Professor

361 Associate Professor

41 Foreign Academic

506 Doctor Faculty Member








University Description

Dokuz Eylül UniversityDokuz Eylül University was founded on the 20th of July 1982 by “Higher Education Instututes Foundation Law no: 41” as the second state university in İzmir, after Ege University. Dokuz Eylul University started with a total of 24 facilities, which were aquired from Ege University, the Ministry of Education,Youth and Sports, and the Ministry of Culture and Tourism.Our University has gone through an intense growth process and increased in size by its 10th anniversary in 1992 to 41 institutions, distributed across 5 cities in the Aegean Region. Subsequently  some of these institutions have contributed to the foundation of four other universities:  Adnan Menderes University- Aydın, Muğla University- Muğla, Celal Bayar University- Manisa and Pamukkale University- Denizli.As of 2019, our university has  17 faculties, 10 institutes and graduate schools, 3 schools, 1 conservatory, 6 vocational schools, 60 research centers, 1 Research and Application Hospital  and DEPARK. DEU acknowledges the importance of education, research (including knowledge transfer) and innovation in the face of increasing global competition. The mission of DEU is to foster quality improvements, innovation excellence and internationalisation of higher education and research by enhanced transnational cooperation between education and training institutions, businesses and other stakeholders. Thus, DEU aims to contribute to economic, cultural and social well-being of society.Our university provides education to 73.796 students in total with 3.657 academic staff  and 4.824 administrative staff.Dokuz Eylül University is a city university with campuses located in several districts of İzmir. Our university offers education and training in different campuses covering in total 5.731.800 square meters (670.573 sqm) which are based in Buca (Center– Dokuzçeşmeler – Tınaztepe) Balçova, İnciraltı, Alsancak, Narlıdere, Hatay, Urla, Seferihisar, Ürkmez, Karşıyaka, Foça, Torbalı, Bergama, Kiraz and Selçuk.Dokuz Eylul University has  one of the best hospitals in Turkey,  with qualified academic staff, advanced buildings and technical equipment and a history of  educational success.Our university has established a world class R&D Center.Some of the planned activities of the R&D Center are to conduct research on “cellular treatments”, “cancer biology” and “the molecular biology of genetic disorders”The Dokuz Eylul University Distant Learning Research and Application Center conducts distant learning opportunities on the internet (deuzem.deu.edu.tr) for students who prefer courses freed from time and location constraints.The university has one central library and 14 libraries connected to the central library with capacity for 2,336 readers in a total of 19.637 m² actual area.DEU has been awarded Diploma Supplement Label and European Credit Transfer System (ECTS) Label by the European Commision. 

University Application Dates

30.03.2020 - 30.04.2020


Please provide notarized translations of your documents if they are in any language other than English and Turkish.

  • Copy of your Passport with personal information page on it. If you don’t have a valid international passport at the time of application, please provide a copy of your national ID
  • Copy of an official document certifying successful completion of high school (diploma or school leaving certificate) if available at the time of application. If not available, provide any document demonstrating your education status
  • Copy of an official high school transcript showing all your courses taken during your high school study
  • Exam results if you are applying with an exam (national or internationally recognized), such as SAT
  • Copy of English language proficiency exam if available
  • Copy of Turkish language proficiency exam for Turkish taught degree programs
  • Letter of Intent
  • Reference Letter

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Average Graduate Income
$ 497.0

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