Ranking  512      4
Country Turkey
City Istanbul
Bachelor (foreigners)17,000 USD/year.
Master (foreigners)15,500 USD/year.
Bachelor (citizens)15,000 USD/year.
Master (citizens)10,000 USD/year.
Cost of living $382-764 USD/Month.
Official Website
General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Established 1994
Abbreviation SU
Teachers 269
Students 3,067
Foreigners 4%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Creating and developing together
Accreditation
• YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
Rankings
World ranking512
Country ranking4
Quality of teaching289
International Faculty283
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking512
QS World University Rankings446
Cost of living in Istanbul
Expenses - USD/Month.Min.Med.
Accommodation 138 252
Food 113 212
Transportation 45 83
Communications and utilities 47 62
Clothing 17 64
Sports and leisure 22 90
Total382764
Accommodation in Istanbul USD/Month.
Shared room outside of centre139
Shared room in city centre255
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre225
1 bedroom apartment in city centre420
Alternative title
tr Sabancı Üniversitesi
Location on map
Sabanci University (SU) - private nonprofit higher education institution in Turkey. SU became active in 1994. The campus of the university is well known in Istanbul where it is located.

University ranking. Sabanci University is one of the leaders in Turkey, one of the 5 best universities in the country. Despite being one of the youngest universities of Turkey, Sabanci University ranks high in international ratings. The university is in the top 5% according to international ratings.

Application process and the cost of tuition. The applicants must pass examinations as a part of the admission process. Like in many universities of Turkey the academic year consists of two semesters. A year of bachelor studies will cost you around 17,000 USD. Doing your master’s studies at SU is not cheap - a year of studies will cost you 15,500 USD. More information regarding tuition, admission and programs is available on the official website http://www.sabanciuniv.edu.

The composition of the university. Sabanci University is relatively small, teaching about 3100 students on average. Foreign citizens can submit their applications along with the local students. The ratio of foreign students at SU is 4% of all students. About 269 teachers and professors are employed by SU. The academic staff mainly consists of foreign specialists The university is an active participant of international programs aimed at academic exchange of students between the educational institutions. University’s social media profiles can give you more information about the students and current events: Flickr, Twitter, Youtube, Facebook, Linkedin.

Infrastructure of SU. The university has a functioning library. The university is included in the European University Association (EUA).

Sabanci University - Official Description

Under the direction of one of Turkey's leading family-run foundations, the Hacı Ömer Foundation (VAKSA), the Sabancı Group established Sabancı University in July 1994. More than fifty academicians from 22 different countries, students, and individuals from the private sector participated in the conference in August 1995. At the end of the conference, based on the knowledge and experience of the participants, the key philosophy of a "world university" emerged: "creating and developing together." This conference was followed by design committees which worked under the guidance of a "Student Tendency Survey" and other academic program design activities. The groundbreaking ceremony for the Sabancı University campus took place on July 31, 1997. The University began its first academic year on October 20, 1999. With these universal principles in mind, the Board of Trustees, faculty and administration of Sabancı University jointly take responsibility for assuring fullest protection of freedom of inquiry, thought, and expression. Sabancı University's commitment to academic freedom finds expression as follows: All members of the University community involved in the practice of dissemination of knowledge are entitled to freedom in the conduct of their teaching in the classroom, of their research on or off campus, and in the publication, discussion...

Bachelor - Sabanci University

Under the direction of one of Turkey's leading family-run foundations, the Sabancı Foundation, the Sabancı Group established Sabancı University in July 1994. More than fifty academicians from 22 different countries, students, and individuals from the private sector participated in the conference in August 1995. At the end of the conference, based on the knowledge and experience of the participants, the key philosophy of a "world university" emerged: "creating and developing together." This conference was followed by design committees which worked under the guidance of a "Student Tendency Survey" and other academic program design activities. The groundbreaking ceremony for the Sabancı University campus took place on July 31, 1997. The University began its first academic year on October 20, 1999. With these universal principles in mind, the Board of Trustees, faculty and administration of Sabancı University jointly take responsibility for assuring fullest protection of freedom of inquiry, thought, and expression. Sabancı University's commitment to academic freedom finds expression as follows: All members of the University community involved in the practice of dissemination of knowledge are entitled to freedom in the conduct of their teaching in the classroom, of their research on or off campus, and in the publication, discussion and interpretation...

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