caters for a wide variety of interests caters for a wide variety of interests

Why choose Ankara University?

  1. Was the first higher education institution founded in the Turkish Republic
  2. Ankara University has adopted transparency, justice, equality of opportunity and qualification as principles
  3. As the capital city and as the second largest city in the country with the population of 4 million, Ankara is an ideal study environment


Quick Facts:

Location: Ankara, Turkey

City Population: 4.3 million

University Population: 44,906

Climate: Ankara has a continental climate with cold, snowy winters due to its elevation and inland location, and hot, dry summers.

Nearest airport: Esenboga International Airport



Ankara, Turkey's capital, sits in the country's central Anatolia region. Ankara University is the oldest in the country. The university is comprised of 15 faculties, two vocational schools, nine colleges and a state conservatory. The university counts over 40,000 students whoo are offered a choice of over 40 societies that cater for a wide variety of interests in arts and sports.