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Cankaya University

Mission of Çankaya University is to: make basic and applied research at world standards,raise young people who know very well how to produce, transmit, distribute and use knowledge,put into practice the principles of good management within administration,preserve and improve high-quality in education and training,realize student and teaching staff mobility by cooperating with the outstanding universities of the world

Master's Programmes



After spending over forty years in the field of education, next to Ar? Primary School and Ar? High School, an investment in higher education and research as well became inevitable. This endeavour was realized through the collaboration and genuine contribution of all the teaching and administrative staff as well as the thousands of young people who have attended these schools and also their parents.


Çankaya University provides education which:

  • has universal values and equipped with modern knowledge;
  • has a developed ability of research and analitical thinking;
  • has an ability to work and research on interdisciplinary issues;
  • is reformist and creative;
  • has assimilated the principles and revolutions of Atatürk;
  • is productive and successful in the work life;
  • can raise individuals who master their surroundings.
  • to transfer its knowledge to the industry and society using University-Industry collaboration and transfer of technology; To cooperate with the world's prominent universities in order to achieve student and instructor exchange


Research Centers: 

  • Center for Research and Application in Law (HADUM)
  • Center for Research and Application in Women's Studies (KADUM)
  • Center for Research and Application in Atatürk's Principles and the Revelotuniary History (AAUM)
  • Center for Continuing Education, Consultation and Application (SEDAM)
  • Center for Technology Transfer Organization Application and Research
  • Center for Çankaya University - KOSGEB Technology Development (TEKMER)
  • Center for City, Region, Environment Application and Research
  • Çankaya University Incubation Center

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Student services

Welcome to the International Relations Office of Çankaya University Our office is glad to serve all incoming and currently enrolled international students. We will assist students in maintaining their legal status in Turkey, provide support for their dependents, and promote their interaction with and integration into the Çankaya Community.

Student Life

Campus life

University has a restaurant and a cafe- fast food center which is giving service to students and the university staff.