Firat University

3.8 out of 5 (49 ratings / 43 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

My Verdict on Firat University
Stephen Ikechukwu Oko-Egwu rated 4 out of 5 stars

Firat University is a good place for international students, especially those with an interest in Engineering fields like IT, machine/deep learning, etc. I recommend it.

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Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

Engineering and Technical Schools in one of the most important universities in Turkey. It is a school with a highly successful and experienced academic staff.

Onur Esin rated 5 out of 5 stars

Our university has a very social campus. It is at a very good level in terms of education. Many students participate in the erasmus plus program.


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