Price Range: $9000 – $12000 / YEAR
The foundation of Ozyeğin University entailed a comprehensive study that involved more than 500 persons including businessmen, faculty members, as well as university and high school students in addition to a studyentitled “Developing Sectors and Professions in Turkey and in the World”. Taking the results of these studies as a baseline, the core values and vision of the university are discussed and identified in collaboration with all stakeholders in line with the design efforts carried out by ARAMA
Participating Management Consultancy. As such Özyeğin University started to shape its vision through a series of workshops held with more than 300 participants including businessmen, faculty members, university students and new graduates.
Özyeğin University was officially founded on May 18, 2007 pursuant to Law No: 5656 published in the Official Gazette No: 26526 with the mission of contributing to social development by producing creative, original and applicable knowledge through its modern education system, its innovative structure integrated with life and its academic programs focused on the service sector.
Özyeğin University, thus, welcomed its first students on its Altunizade Camps in September 2008 and opened the doors of its Çekmeköy Campus in September 2011. Thus the university has increased the total area of its campuses to 136 thousand m2. Özyeğin University also built a strong faculty with distinguished faculty members. 60% of the OzU faculty came from top 100 universities around the world, while 85% came from global top 200 universities.
In 2012, Özyeğin University produced its first cohort of graduates and launched 6 new undergraduate programs including Pilot Training, Gastronomy and Culinary Arts, Management Information Systems, International Business, Civil Engineering and Architecture in addition to its existing programs in Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Banking and Finance, Psychology, Law, Industrial Engineering, Electrical-Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, Hotel Management and Air Transportation Management.
When you choose Özyeğin University, you are choosing a university which is founded on the leading values which are freedom, flexibility, multidimensionality and accessibility. This comes to life through the internationalization of student life and faculty make up. Students from more than 40 countries are represented within the student body. And all students, Turkish as well as international, are encouraged to participate in the many study abroad opportunities (Erasmus, exchange and other summer partnership programs). You benefit by being part of a community located at the crossroads of the world.
Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Özyeğin University has been founded as a third generation “Entrepreneurial University” aiming to produce not only professionals and researchers, but also successful entrepreneurs. Özyeğin University has shaped its strategies with the belief that universities have an important responsibility to strengthen the Turkish entrepreneurship ecosystem.
The First Undergraduate and Graduate Entrepreneurship Programs in Turkey
Entrepreneurial Students: Özyeğin University supports the entrepreneurial ideas of its students and
provides the necessary support to turn these ideas into real businesses.
Startup Factory: Founded with the strategic partnership of Turkcell and opened in May 2011, the Startup Factory accommodates around 8 – 16 new businesses a year.
In 2013, 3 of our faculty members to establish startup companies. This shows that our faculty’s research capacity is translated in innovation and entrepreneurial activities as well as R&D activities.
Applied Education Integrated with the Business World
Sectorial Solutions: Özyeğin University offers a “Sectoral Solutions” program in line with its principle of providing applied education integrated with the business world. In Sectorial Solutions courses students are offered the unique chance of meeting leading executives from pioneering institutions and corporations in the business world.
Internship Opportunities: Vast internship opportunities aim to prepare students as sought after graduates. In addition to the required internships, students are offered paid internship opportunities at different firms and those with distinctive academic performance are offered international internship opportunities and can benefit from Erasmus student placement as part of the LLP 2007-2013.
Unique partnerships with leading institutions in their respective fields: Le Cordon Bleu, Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, The Marmara Collection Group, Deloitte Leadership Institute, and Turkcell.
English Language Environment – All academic programs are offered in English with the following exceptions: Faculty of Law is in Turkish and Faculty of Architecture offers a program in English and the same program in Turkish.
International exchange programs and internships abroad. A large part of our 3rd year students are embarking on an exchange at partner universities.
Opportunity to study second foreign language
Foreign faculty members, distinguished faculty members with international experience and academic degrees from reputable universities around the world, and international students. Our university aspires to have 25% of its faculty members and 15% of its full-time students from overseas. Currently, 41 countries are represented at ÖzÜ.
According to the 2012 Interim Evaluation Report, Özyeğin University has ranked eleventh out of the top 50 Turkish institutions awarded with the highest number of grants within the scope of the European Commission’s 7th Framework Program
The volume of sponsored research at Özyeğin University has increased from 1.4 million TL in 2009 to 21 million TL in 2013.
In 2013, 18 new national project proposals (13 from TÜBİTAK and 5 from SANTEZ); 14 international projects and 11 university –industry collaboration projects are selected for funding with a total budget of 9.4 Million TL, doubling the total funding budget in 2012.
Özyeğin University’s Research Centers:
German Law Application and Research Center
Center for Computational Finance
Center for Energy, Environment and Economy
Center for Entrepreneurship
Financially Accessible University
Academic merit scholarships for current students
Özyeğin University is truly a place where students and faculty of all cultures and backgrounds can find a safe and supporting home away from home in pursuit of continuous learning and growth.
In accordance with our non-discrimination statement, Özyeğin University admits students regardless of gender, race, color, national or ethnic origin, creed, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, color, national or ethnic origin, creed, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation or gender identity in the administration of its educational and employment policies, its scholarship conferment, or any university-sponsored programs.
Is ranked among the top three universities in “Granted Projects per Faculty” and among the top ten in “Total Granted Projects” within the TUBITAK EU 7th Framework Program.
Has a prime position in Entrepreneurship according to the index announced by the Ministry of Science, Industry, and Technology.
Has ranked among the first 10 universities awarded with the Technology Transfer Office (TTO) support during the 1st edition of the Technology Development Regions Summit.
Is eligible to benefit from 10 million TL of TTO support over a period of 10 years, along with leading higher education institutions in Turkey.
In terms of research output in business according to publications, by the University of Texas-Dallas rankings, we are the only Turkish business school to be ranked in the top 100 worldwide in 2011, the only Turkish business school to be ranked in the top 200 worldwide in 2009, and one of two Turkish schools ranked in the top 200 worldwide since 2009.
Has unique partnerships with leading institutions in their respective fields: Le Cordon Bleu, Swissotel Hotels & Resorts, The Marmara Collection Group, Deloitte Leadership Institute, and Turkcell.
- Industrial design
- Communication design
- Computer science
- Civil engineering
- Natural and Mathematical science
- Electrical and electronics engineering
- Mechanical engineering
- Industrial engineering Interior Architecture and environmental design
- Business administration
- Banking and finance
- International business and trade
- Management Information systems
- Master Business administration
- Executive MBA
- Electrical Electronics Engineering
- Industrial Engineering
- Computer Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering
- Hotel Management
- Financial engineering and Risk management (Master’s)
- Air transportation management
- Professional flight program