Yaşar Üniversitesi

Yaşar University is a foundation university, located in Izmir, on the West coast of Turkey. It is established in 2001 by one of the Turkey's leading industry groups, namely Yasar Holding. The University offers high-calibre teaching and strong collaboration with industry and commerce and provides its graduates the competencies necessary to operate in an international context. In line with this key objectives and in the ethos of Extended Erasmus University Charter, the European Union Center is keen to develop partnerships with other European higher education institutions and research centers. Such exchanges and cooperation benefit participating students and academics in terms of academic, cultural, and socio-economic awareness, technical "know-how" and experience sharing. The partner institution can be a department or school offering programs to those which are being taught in our faculties, graduate schools or vocational schools. Both students and academics, who are seeking to take part in instruction, are very welcome.


  • Number of Students: 5.545
  • Number of Academics: 346
  • Erasmus Code: TR IZMIR05
  • EUC Number: 220363-IC-1-TR-ERASMUS-EUC-1
  • English is the medium of instruction for most of the programmes
  • Wide range of courses available for international students
  • ECTS is the only credit system used
  • Holds Diploma Supplement Label (2011)
  • Holds ECTS Label (2012)
  • Holds European Language Label
  • School of Foreign Languages is accredited by CEA
  • Tuition is given by leading Turkish and international staff
  • Competitive scholarship opportunities for international students
  • Active Erasmus mobility for both students and teaching staff
  • New, modern and friendly campus, supportive educational environment
  • Several EU projects implemented with respected international institutions
  • University dormitory with a capacity of 450 students, private flats are available
  • Awarded the "Erasmus Success Story Brochure" (2010)
  • Awarded the "Success Story in Erasmus Intensive Programmes Projects" (2012)

Responsible person

Dr. Gökay ÖZERİM
Deputy Director of Yaşar University EU Center

Universidad de Oviedo

UbiCamp: Integrated Solution to Virtual Mobility Barriers
Project No 526843-LLP-1-2012-1-ES-ERASMUS-ESMO
Contractor University of Oviedo

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