Firat University

3.8 out of 5 (54 ratings / 48 reviews) Elazig, Turkey
F?rat University, which has a deep-rooted history, started its educational services in Elaz??, a city with cultural richness. Then, it has become a higher education institution that contributes significantly to the progress of higher education in the Eastern and Southeastern Anatolia Region by establishing higher education institutions and training personnels with its postgraduate activities particularly in Elaz??’s towns and in Bingöl, Mu?, Tunceli and in Kemaliye – a town of Erzincan-.

Master's Programmes



  • The High Technical School in 1967
  • The Faculty of Veterinary Science in 1967
  • The Elazig State Engineering and Architectural Academy (ESEAA) in 1969
  • The College of Science in 1975
  • The Faculty of Letters in 1975
  • The Medical Faculty in 1982
  • The Faculty of Technical Education in 1982
  • The Institute of Science in 1983
  • The Institute of Medical Sciences in 1983
  • The Institute of Social Sciences in 1983


Firat University has been maintaining its education and training activities with its 13 faculties, 3 vocational schools of higher education, a state conservatory and 4 institutes.

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Student Reviews

Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

This university has a lot of experienced professors in the engineering department, it has a very large campus. Internet speed in this university is excellent. And in the field of educational equipment, we can say that it is average. In this university, some theory courses are very difficult, but most of these courses are not very effective in real life. And one of the...

University Assessment
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Fırat University, operating since 1975, is one of the most rooted universities in Turkey. It is the 5th Turkish University that is a member of the United Nations. It is in the 5th place in Turkey in the field of engineering. It is the second university in Turkey that sends the most students abroad within the scope of Erasmus.

Educational Technology
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Good staff and nice environment. Easy to reached by trasportation.


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