Bahçeşehir University Foundation

As a higher education institution dedicated to teaching, research, and service to our society, BAU aims to educate the leading work force of future who have an inquiring mind and a critical thinking ability; are sensitive to local and global issues; achieve international standards; contribute to scientific, technological, and cultural knowledge. The University is  continuing to develop international collaboration with many partner universities throughout EU and other countries.  The office of International Relations at PAU is playing an important role in increasingnumber of University partners and bilateral agreements during the past fewyears.  With these activities allow BAU to expand and streng then the international relations of the University.

Under the roof of BAU there is EU Information Center which it works on the purpose to inform citizens about the European Union and Turkey ‘s accession process. The Center will be run in collaboration with Bahçeşehir University , and is part of a network of 21 EUICs across Turkey with coordination of EU Turkey Delegation. BAU also has a international exchange office which conducts Erasmus youth exchange, internship mobility and other EU funds and processes.

Our University consists of 9 Faculties, 1 School of Languages, 2 Vocational Schools

4 Institute provides post-graduate education.

25.892 registered students study at our university

1047 academicians lecture at our University.

There are 4 campuses in Istanbul.

The number of our international partners is more than 193

Our university provides more than 100 programs.

BAU was given the “Superbrands of Turkey” award in 2007.

Bahçeşehir-Uğur Educational Institutions (BAU is part of it) owns 35 kindergarten, 18 elementary and 47 high schools, and 177 private educational centers in Turkey.

Approximately 5000 lecturers work for Bahçeşehir-Uğur Educational Institutions.


Address: Çırağan Cad. Osmanpaşa Mektebi Sokak 4-6, Beşiktaş, İstanbul Turkey

Tel: +90 212 381 00 00

Fax: +90 212 381 00 20

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GILM Conact Person: Assoc. Prof. Tufan ADIGÜZEL  –