Çankaya University was founded in 1997 by Sıtkı Alp Education Foundation, which holds a deep-rooted and dynamic educational experience gained through the implementations of contemporary standards. Standing among the distinguished higher education institutions in our country, Çankaya University, as a prestigious and well-established university, not only follows scientific and technological developments of the 21st century but also conducts quality research accordingly in various fields.
With its qualified academic staff, more than seven thousand students and more than thirteen thousand graduates, our University displays steadily rising success rates every year, ensuring that it has created a solid identity to become a world-class brand. Committed to providing quality education at 5 faculties, 2 vocational schools and 2 institutes, our University aims to educate intellectually developed, self-confident, and well-equipped young people who can compete internationally, also with the help of its 100% English-medium instruction.
Universities are not merely educational institutions. They are at the same time information centers which aim to contribute to the development of the city, region or country they are located in with their research and development activities and innovations. In this direction, Çankaya University acts with an increased awareness and responsibility as it carries out international-level R&D activities, improves university-industry cooperation, enables the advancement of scientific studies, supports new talents and provides employment for them with its consistently rising academic performance.
In line with the adopted principles stated in its mission, vision and core values, our University aims to increase its success rates to the highest, accelerate internationalization efforts and contribute to the society and humanity with the knowledge produced.
Rector Of Çankaya University
Prof. Dr. Can ÇOĞUN