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Bilkent University

Ankara Campus, Ankara Turkey
    • QS World University Rankings
      551-560
    • StatusPrivate
    • Research OutputVery High
    • Student/Faculty Ratio15
    • ScholarshipsNO
    • International Students870
    • SizeM
    • Total Faculty684

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    Bilkent University is recognized and ranked internationally as one of the premier institutions of higher education in Turkey.

    Bilkent University was founded in 1984 as Turkey's first private, nonprofit institution of higher education. The university hosts 13,000 students pursuing degrees in 29 undergraduate and 58 graduate programs. 63% of the student body is on scholarship.

    The medium of instruction at Bilkent is English. There are 760 faculty members; international faculty members from 34 countries comprise one-fourth of this number. There is a growing body of full-time international students and exchange students coming from 67 countries. 

    Chief among the factors that ensure a high standard of education at Bilkent is a faculty engaged in research. As mentors and instructors, they interact with students in modern classrooms and state-of-the-art laboratories. Bilkent actively invests in new educational and research technologies. Undergraduates may take part in projects conducted in high-tech facilities ranging from nanotechnology centers to digital content creation and editing laboratories.

     The Bilkent University Library is the most extensive academic library in Turkey. In addition to its large collection of books, the Library provides onsite and remote access to journals and databases to meet the scholarly needs of students and faculty. 

    The dormitories offer a safe and comfortable environment for 4,360 students. Bilkent also offers a lively campus atmosphere. Around 100 student clubs are active in a variety of areas, from music and photography to chess and volunteer work. The 500-hectare campus features three sports halls with fitness centers, athletic fields, and an indoor swimming pool. The world-renowned Bilkent Symphony Orchestra gives weekly performances during the academic year. Radio Bilkent plays a mix of international and Turkish hits and sponsors many activities on campus.

    Located in the country's capital city Ankara, Bilkent University serves as a hub of academic, social, and cultural activity.

    About

    Bilkent University is recognized and ranked internationally as one of the premier institutions of higher education in Turkey.

    Bilkent University was founded in 1984 as Turkey's first private, nonprofit institution of higher education. The university hosts 13,000 students pursuing degrees in 29 undergraduate and 58 graduate programs. 63% of the student body is on scholarship.

    The medium of instruction at Bilkent is English. There are 760 faculty members; international faculty members from 34 countries comprise one-fourth of this number. There is a growing body of full-time international students and exchange students coming from 67 countries. 

    Chief among the factors that ensure a high standard of education at Bilkent is a faculty engaged in research. As mentors and instructors, they interact with students in modern classrooms and state-of-the-art laboratories. Bilkent actively invests in new educational and research technologies. Undergraduates may take part in projects conducted in high-tech facilities ranging from nanotechnology centers to digital content creation and editing laboratories.

     The Bilkent University Library is the most extensive academic library in Turkey. In addition to its large collection of books, the Library provides onsite and remote access to journals and databases to meet the scholarly needs of students and faculty. 

    The dormitories offer a safe and comfortable environment for 4,360 students. Bilkent also offers a lively campus atmosphere. Around 100 student clubs are active in a variety of areas, from music and photography to chess and volunteer work. The 500-hectare campus features three sports halls with fitness centers, athletic fields, and an indoor swimming pool. The world-renowned Bilkent Symphony Orchestra gives weekly performances during the academic year. Radio Bilkent plays a mix of international and Turkish hits and sponsors many activities on campus.

    Located in the country's capital city Ankara, Bilkent University serves as a hub of academic, social, and cultural activity.

    University highlights

    Bilkent University is one of the top Private universities in Ankara, Turkey. It is ranked #551-560 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

    QS World University Rankings

    • 2012
      #401- 450
    • 2013
      #431-440
    • 2014
      #=399
    • 2015
      #=394
    • 2016
      #411-420
    • 2018
      #421-430
    • 2019
      #=456
    • 2020
      #501-510
    • 2021
      #551-560

    Ranking criteria

    18.5
    Academic Reputation
    23
    Employer Reputation
    24.8
    Citations per Faculty
    58.8
    International Faculty Ratio

    Student & Staff

    Total students
    9,938

    12%
    88%

    International students
    870

    20%
    80%

    Total faculty staff
    684

    154
    530

    Total students
    9,938

    12%
    88%

    International students
    870

    20%
    80%

    Total faculty staff
    684

    530
    154