Development of Istanbul Gelisim University
Established in 2008 with success, human and science-oriented philosophy of being under the leadership of Mr. Abdülkadir Gayretli Istanbul Gelisim University (IGU) today continues its rapid development, in order to become a "Model University" in Turkey.
Having adopted "Development" policy in all needed areas in Turkey and the World, IGU, has graduated 28 thousand 939 students trained with leader qualifications in conformity with the principles and procedures of accreditations it has, until today. A total of 63 programs of Istanbul Gelisim University, which cooperates with leading organizations in their fields to achieve global success and attaches great importance to internationalization, have been examined in detail by international delegations commissioned by German, British and American accreditation organizations such as AQAS, AHPGS, ABET and PEARSON and accredited. Istanbul Gelisim University succeeding in becoming Turkey’s university with the most accredited programs has attracted worldwide attention with the steps taken to become international.
In cooperation with more than 100 world universities, Istanbul Gelisim University motivates undergraduate, associate, master and doctoral students to become international.
At the campus area located in Istanbul – Turkey’s and the world's financial and trade center, Istanbul Gelisim University offers a huge research complex consisting of more than 100 laboratories to the service of its students. There are also 21 research centers and 81 student clubs that enable students to engage in social, cultural, scientific and sporting activities outside the classroom.