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Dokuz Eylul University

DEU is a dynamic university which keeps growing with 14 faculties, 10 institutes and graduate schools, 3 schools, state conservatory, 7 vocational schools, 54 research centers. It also embodies Dokuz Eylul Technology Development Zone (DEPARK).

Master's Programmes



Dokuz Eylül University is a state university established in 1982 in Izmir, the third biggest city of Turkey. Regarding its experience of more than 30 years in higher education, the university has the advantage of acting at the center of regional network of universities in the Aegean region.


  • Academic Collaboration Protocols

DEU has academic collaboration protocols with 59 universities from 25 different countries.

  • Erasmus+ in DEU

DEU is a part of Erasmus+ Program and has more than 300 Inter Institutional Agreements in 28 different countries.

  • Mevlana in DEU

Mevlana Exchange Programme of the Turkish Higher Education Council, is a programme which aims the exchange of students and academic staff between the Turkish universities and other higher education institutions all around the world. We have 6 agreements from 5 different countries.



Our office, has been founded and contunies its activites by the approval of the rectorate authorithy with October 14th 2011 authority date and 1359 authority number. The office is a unit that provides to prepare students ideally to business life and also provides connections between students and representatives of business world. Office also helps students by mentorship services which vary according to students’ career aims. At the same time Office, organizes activities aiming to strengthen the place of our university between most-preferred education foundations, for the ones in university-choosing processes to start their university life.

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University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
701 -100
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
1096 -74
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.


Student services

DEU International Relations Office handles the internationalization efforts of DEU by establishing new academic cooperations all around the world in order to increase the international research and educational experiences of student, academic and administrative staff.

DEU International Office:

  • Assists outgoing students and staff in their selection, placement and registration at the partner institution,
  • Assists incoming students and staff by providing orientation services and coordinating their communication with the academic and administrative units.
  • Exchange Programmes:

Student Life

Campus life

DEU is a multi-campus University dispersed throughout the city of Izmir at various locations:

  • Alsancak - Rectorate
  • Balçova Campus
  • Buca Campus
  • Dokuzçesmeler Campus
  • Tinaztepe Campus
  • Incilalti Campus

Sports facilities

DEU Health, Culture and Sport Facilities Directorate organizes the Spring Festival every year and coordinates the several art activities , prepares the brochures, posters and promotional materials and supports the student society activities.We share the honor of being a DEU member especially during the Spring Festival. The spring festival is organized in May every year with the objective of giving a break to the academic year weariness and socializing. In this festival DEU students and staff have the opportunity to present their skills and meet with artists, sports people and scientists.

Student clubs

In our university, there are total 150 groups including 29 rectorate community and 121 faculty, collage and technical collage managed by DEU Health, Culture and Sport Facilities Directorate.


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