ONDOKUZ MAYIS UNIVERSITY | Turkish University Admissions Service


Rector: Prof. Dr. Yavuz Ünal
Location: SAMSUN
Since: 1975
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Features Includes

3 Campuss
37 Faculty

387 Instructor

1004 Research Assistant

462 Professor

289 Associate Professor

25 Foreign Academic

404 Doctor Faculty Member








University Description

About UsSamsun Ondokuz Mayıs University (OMÜ) is an established State University founded in 1975 in order to make a contribution and bring a new breath to the Black Sea region of economic, cultural and social life. Founded as a regional university and leaving behind 42 years in line with its mission; adopting universal values to bring about innovation to the benefit of individuals and society, working with intellectual rigor, it is one of the strongest  research and teaching institutions in the country. Ondokuz Mayıs University (OMÜ), named as "May 19, 1919" on which Mustafa Kemal Atatürk set foot on Samsun, has 20 faculties, 23 colleges, 13 vocational schools, 5 institutes, 1 conservatory and 24 applications-research center. International UniversityOMÜ with 3 thousand 422 (2217 boy, 1205 girl) international students from 104 countries is advancing with firm steps towards becoming an international university. Placed Near the Top By The Number Of AcademicsOMÜ, with academic and administrative units, experts in the field, experienced faculty, provides education and training at the associate, undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has about 58 thousand students, 2 thousand 348 academic staff and 3937 employees. In 40 years, it has had approximately 150 thousand graduates by year 2016. OMÜ, promotes award-winning eminent academicians and students to pursue their passions, questioning, investigating, responsible, enterprising, creative, and an interdisciplinary approach to solve the most challenging problems to the researchers who discovered it. The Most Special CampusWith green nature, ponds offering a unique natural landscape Kurupelit Campus Center (8 thousand 800 acres), it turns out progressively from the Black Sea shore, watching the blue infinity of the hill. Extending into the sea at the campus on Ballıca Campus where you come into watching the planes flying towards the Blue Horizon of the track from the OMÜ.The University has Fine Arts Campus deployed seaside at the entrance to the city, and Mustafa Kemal Güneşdoğdu Campus in the town of Çarşamba. Apart from these, there are 10 more pieces of campuses various sizes in other districts of the University. Unhindered UniversityOMÜ is working intensively towards becoming a university unhindered. Training, education and living spaces to be made in accordance with the characteristics of students with disabilities is one of the university's primary service area. Student SocietiesStudent communities are supported in our university that there are 96 student socities with activities in the fields of culture, arts, sports, thought and career. Thank you for visiting our university through our website. We invite you to explore the world of the OMÜ.Mission Our mission is to train entrepreneur individuals who research, learn and analyze; raise the quality of scientific researches and improve their innovative features; and present services of top quality to partners. VisionOur vision is to become an aspired university where innovativeness in science and technology, quality in education and partner satisfaction in services is top level.

University Application Dates

29.07.2020 - 10.08.2020


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
$ 480.0

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Average Alumni Income
$ 554.0

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