Ankara University

Ankara University

country rank: 4
world rank: 551

University Overview

Ankara Üniversitesi (Ankara University) was founded in 1946 and is a non-profit public higher education institution situated in the urban environment of Ankara, Turkey’s largest city (population range of over 5,000,000 inhabitants). Ankara Üniversitesi (AU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Turkish higher education institution that is officially recognized by the YK – Yüksekögretim Kurulu (YK – Council of Higher Education). Ankara Üniversitesi (AU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees, such as bachelor’s degrees, in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. This 74-year-old Turkish university has a selective admission process based on entrance exams. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. AU also offers a library, accommodation, sports facilities, financial assistance and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning options, as well as administrative services to students.

University Identity

Acronym AU
Founded 1946

University Location

Address Rektörlügü, Dögol Caddesi, Tandogan Ankara 06100 Ankara Turkey
Tel +90 (312) 212 6040
Fax +90 (312) 212 6049

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations
Admission Rate Not available
Admission Office Tandoðan Yerleþkesi Konya Yolu Üzeri Ord. Prof.Dr.Þ.Aziz Kansu Binasý 1.Kat Beþevler Ankara 06500 (312) 215 9001 Ext. 3052

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,500-3,999
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

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