Established in 1946, Ankara Üniversitesi (Ankara University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the large city of Ankara . Officially accredited by the YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu (English: YÖK - Council of Higher Education), Ankara Üniversitesi (AU) is a very large coeducational higher education institution. Ankara Üniversitesi (AU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognised higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study.
This 70 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. AU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.