Isik University has strengthened since its establishment in 1996. It has been serving with 35 undergraduate programs, five faculties, 21 associate degree programs, 2 Vocational Schools, Institute of Social Sciences and Applied Sciences, School of Foreign Languages , and Continuing Education Center.
Isik University has established two campuses in Sile and Maslak with modern infrastructure, classrooms, dormitories, libraries, social and sports facilities of 490.000 m2 in a natural environment close to everyday city life to meet today's needs. An art gallery. Faculty of Fine Arts, Vocational Schools, Continuing Education Center, Institute of Social Sciences, and Institute of Applied Sciences in Maslak Campus; All other faculties and departments are located in Sile Campus.
Isik University conducts its education on two fully functional campuses.
Located away from the city center, the university is built on a large area that allows various recreational activities. Located close to the beautiful beaches of Sile, the campus offers Isik University students the opportunity to do water sports, trekking, climbing, rafting, and cycling tours.
Sile Campus serves a 24/7 life with its dormitories, gyms, a 24-hour library, medical center and cafeterias, computer laboratories, markets, and restaurants. The campus also offers students a rich recreational and cultural life with concerts, festivals, galleries, seminars, and other events.
Maslak Campus, located in the city center of Istanbul, hosts graduate programs and the Faculty of Fine Arts. In addition, various cultural events open to everyone, such as art exhibitions, are held at our Maslak Campus. Due to its central location, transportation to Maslak Campus is very convenient.
Isik University carries out all its academic education and training activities in Şile and Maslak campuses. These two campuses have five faculties, two institutes, and an English preparatory school.
Faculty of Economics, Administrative, and Social Sciences
Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Faculty of Art, Design, and Architecture
School of Foreign Languages
In Maslak Campus;
Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
Social Sciences Institute
Except for the Faculty of Fine Arts programs and the distance education master's program e-MBA given by the Social Sciences Institute, the language of instruction for all programs is English.
There are 32 academic programs at the undergraduate level, 17 master's programs with and without a thesis, and five doctoral programs at the master's level.
Isik University's English-taught programs and fees are as follows:
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Management Information System
Interior Architecture and Environmental Design
Political Science and Public Administration
International Trade and Finance
Istanbul Isik University aims to provide transportation needs in safe and sound conditions. The ring bus, which operates within the campus at certain times, is free of charge. Located in a big city like Istanbul, Istanbul Isik University is far from the city center but easy to access. It is also possible to enjoy being a student in Istanbul while living on the Aydin University Campus in the Şile district of Istanbul. Moreover, pleasant student life is possible in Şile, which resembles a coastal town.
Istanbul is a metropolis where 15 million people live. And as in every municipality, the common problem of everyone is transportation. The way to be least affected by this problem is to use public transit effectively. Bus, minibus, metro, metrobus, tram, Marmaray and sea transportation.
There are public vehicles that you can easily reach anywhere in Istanbul. However, at this stage, it is essential to use time well and be fast. In addition, discount cards applied to students make transportation cheaper for students.
It is a priority for students to benefit from and actively participate in extracurricular social activities to color university life. School clubs are a great option to take the first step. There are also many libraries and suitable cafes for those who do not want to do their study activities at home.
Istanbul also promises students an entire student life with its wonderful historical texture, forests, and museums. Historical baths, madrasahs, palaces, and mansions await students in Istanbul, which has hosted thousands of civilizations, cultures, and religions. It is not possible to discover and learn about Istanbul, which has countless historical and touristic places on both sides, in a short time.
Istanbul is a city that never sleeps. Entertainment life is always lively and active. Kadıköy, Beşiktaş, Bebek, Ortaköy, Caddebostan, Taksim and many more districts are among the important addresses of entertainment in Istanbul. Besides the places and events where you can have a good time with your friends at any time of the day, festivals often visit Istanbul.
Istanbul is a city where university students can develop and train themselves. It is possible to start your business life one step ahead and live an unforgettable student life by studying at university.
Rents in Istanbul are pretty expensive compared to other cities in Turkey. Like any city that is a metropolis, life isn't that cheap. However, staying in shared apartments and choosing one of the many private dormitories is economical.
Isik University, which is an international university that offers the opportunity to go to the best universities in the world and study abroad for a semester or a year with its Student Exchange Programs, and organizes international organizations with its academic programs and events on its campuses, encourages its students to learn not only in the classrooms but also outside the classroom boundaries.
This context offers many opportunities, from social responsibility activities in the field to internships, while carrying education to application areas. The most important among these are the options it offers to its students to continue their education in foreign universities. In this way, students can engage in cultural and academic exchange and get to know universities from different countries and the world.
Believing that academic development comes from establishing strong mutual relations with world universities, Işık University conducts joint studies with reputable universities in many countries. Işık University, a member of the European University Association (EUA), where respected educational institutions are located, also participates in the academic activities of the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development). In addition, it continues to cooperate with the IMHE (Institutional Management in Higher Education) Program and CERI (Center for Educational Research and Innovation).