Ataturk University History
Ataturk University abbreviated as AU is a Turkish higher education establishment located in Erzurum. The university was established in year 1957 and currently serves as the educational hub for Eastern Anatolia region enrolling over 90000 undergraduate and graduate students.
Ataturk University Programs, Courses, and Schools
Ataturk University comprises of 18 Colleges, 23 Faculties, 8 Institutes, and 30 Research Centres offering a range of undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs in Architecture and Design, Agriculture, Sciences, Literature, Economics and Business Administration, Medicine, and Dentistry.
Ataturk University also offers programs in Education, Earth Sciences, Engineering, Theology, Fine Arts, Fisheries, Communications, Pharmacy, Veterinary Sciences, Laws, Geosciences, Health Sciences, Sports Science, Tourism, Nursing, Physical Education and Sports, Foreign Languages, Tourism and Hotel Management, and Turkish Music.
Ataturk University Campuses
Ataturk University has an urban campus located in the city of Erzurum in East Anatolia, Turkey. The university Camus comprises of a number of facilities which include state of the art classrooms and lecture halls, Eastern Anatolia Observatory, 4 refractories, music theatre, olympic size swimming pools, and exhibition halls and grounds.
Ataturk University also offers 5 restaurants, 7 cafes, 40 canteens, and a well-stocked library with online catalogue and millions of items in both digital and print formats. The university also offers university teaching hospitals and clinics with 24 hour medical facilities for its students.
Ataturk University Achievements
Ataturk University is ranked amongst top 600 institutions in the world in Times Higher Education Impact Rankings 2020. The university is also placed in 1001+ bracket in World University rankings published by Times Higher Education.
Ataturk University is accredited by Council of Higher Education of Turkey and is ranked 10th nationally and 1082nd globally by UniRank. The university is also ranked amongst top 400 institutions globally to study Agriculture and Forestry by QS Top Universities.
Ataturk University USP
Ataturk University offers twinning programs with prestigious University of Nebraska United States and is a member of Balkan Universities Network and Caucasus University Association. The university also participates in Erasmus Program to facilitate student exchange programs in Europe.
Ataturk University also offers a range of scholarships, tuition fee waivers, and financial assistance programs in addition to a number of Bachelor and Master degrees via distance education for professionals and adult learners.
Ataturk University Notable Alumni
Recep Akdag (Turkish physician) Intizar (Turkish singer), Ramazan Kagan Kurtoglu (Economist), and Ahmet Simsirgil (Turkish researcher).
Ataturk University Application Requirements
Ataturk University Deadlines
Deadlines may vary for each program. Please visit the program page for specific requirements
Ataturk University Rankings
RegionalEmerging Europe and Central Asia
University District, Atatürk University Campus,Turkey