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Bilkent University Department of Communication & Design, Ankara

Bilkent, Ankara 06800, Turkey/ 9031.2290.1749/

Since 1998, the Department of Communication and Design at Bilkent University has been a leader in media theory and practice, training students for careers that navigate an increasingly interconnected world. Balancing a fine-tuned approach to media and cultural studies with a broad foundation in the social sciences, humanities, and the arts, the COMD curriculum prepares students to become scholars and creators of audiovisual media that will shape the 21 st century. Members of the COMD faculty maintain a strong engagement in creative projects and academic research aimed at a global audience. This commitment to innovation and scholarship fosters an environment that puts future media professionals on track to enter the field at the cutting edge of current trends.



Mimar Sinan University of Fine Arts, Istanbul

Pürtelaş Hasan Efendi Mahallesi, Meclis-i Mebusan Cd. No:24, 34427 Fındıklı/Beyoğlu/İstanbul, Turkey/ 9021.2252.1600/

Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University (Mimar Sinan Güzel Sanatlar Üniversitesi; abbreviated MSGSÜ) is a Turkish state university dedicated to the higher education of fine arts. It is located in the Fındıklı neighborhood of İstanbul, Turkey. Maintaining the contemporary, original structure that it creates and continuing its education and training concept aiming to continuously develop in art, design and science; Strengthening the activities of our academic staff, students and graduates on the global platform by working jointly with national and international educational and research institutions, sector and non-governmental organizations; Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University is going to come to the future with the "specialization university" feature which is powered by the synergy and interaction of art, design and science branches with the accumulation of the fields of today's information age.


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The Yildiz Technical University The Art and Design Faculty, Istanbul

Davutpaşa Kampüsü, Esenler, İstanbul / 9212.3835.001/

Our excitement that has started by 2015-2016 Academic year is increasing year by year thanks to our young students. Since 1999, Art and Design Faculty’s mentality is based on interdisciplinary. In our faculty; Art, Communication Design and Music & Performing Arts Departments are included with sub-departments which are Combined Arts, Photography & Video, Interactive Media Design, Musical Communities Main Arts, Sensory Design Main Science and Dance Main Arts; totally 3 departments and 7 sub-departments are educating artists and artist managers of future. Our purpose is to present interdisciplinary education that is compatible with Yildiz Technical University’s radical and high-quality education mentality and contribute to young students’ bright future.

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Marmara University of Fine Arts, Istanbul
Göztepe Yerleşkesi 34722, Kadıköy - İstanbul, Turkey/ 9216.414.0545/

The Fine Arts Faculty, established as the Applied Fine Arts Faculty in 1955, was affiliated with Marmara University in 1982. The language of instruction is Turkish and there are 13 departments in the faculty.


Anadolu University Fine Arts Faculty, Eskisehir

Yunusemre Kampüsu, 26470 Eskisehir, Turkey/ 9022.2335.0580/

Eskişehir Academy of Economic and Commercial Sciences, founded in 1958, is the foundation of Anadolu University. The Academy was replaced by Anadolu University in 1982, which has gained a well-deserved place as a modern, dynamic and innovative institution among the largest universities not only in Turkey, but also in the world. Situated in the center of Eskişehir, which is well-known as a city of science, culture and youth, the two campuses house 17 faculties (undergraduate level) - three of which offer distance education, 3 applied schools – one of which is of music and drama, 4 vocational schools (associate level), 9 graduate schools – five of which are graduate and postgraduate level, and 30 research centers.


Erciyes University Fine Arts Faculty, Kayseri

Erciyes Üniversitesi Rektörlüğü 38039 Kayseri - Türkiye/ 9035.2207.6666/

Erciyes University was established under the name of Kayseri University in 1978. Gevher Nesibe Faculty of Medicine was established as an affiliate of Hacettepe University in 1969, and Kayseri Faculty of Business was established in 1977; these two academic units formed the core of the Kayseri University. During the 2015-2016 academic year there were more than 60.000 students in various levels of education (associate, bachelors, masters and doctorate) with a rich academic staff consisting of more than 2.350 personnel. Since 1984 graduate education at Erciyes University has become quite important. Currently there are 9.000 MSc students and 1.500 PhD students that are receiving education at the Institutes of Natural Sciences, Health Sciences and Social Sciences, Fine Arts, Educational Sciences, Atatürk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution and Gevher Nesibe History of Medicine.


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Sabancı University Visual Arts and Communication Design, Istanbul

Orta Mahalle, Universite Caddesi No: 27 34956, Orhanlı, Istanbul, Türkiye/ 9021.6483.9000/

The Sabancı Group took the decision to establish Sabancı University in 1994 under the leadership of Sabancı Foundation, Turkey's largest family foundation. In August 1995, more than 50 scientists, researchers, students and businesspeople from 22 countries, working in different disciplines came together at a search conference in Istanbul, with the vision of establishing a 'world university' in Turkey. Konferansta created a philosophy of a world university to be established in Istanbul: "Creating and developing together". The search conference followed the work of design committees supported by research on student trends. In the design process, 13 Design Committees were set up to work on programs and lessons in the framework of interdisciplinary approaches. In addition to the design studies in the academic area, the University Administration Project was launched with the Deloitte & Touche consultancy firm to establish the university's business processes and management structure.


Isik University Fine Arts Faculty, Istanbul

Büyükdere Cad. 34398 Maslak - İstanbul, Turkey/ 9021.2286.4911/

Drawing from its 131 year background, the Feyziye Schools Foundation represents a unique education system in our country. Işık University, founded in 1996, has become the star of this unique education system.Founded in 2007, the Faculty of Fine Arts contains five undergraduate programs: Department of Visual Arts (Painting, Statue, Ceramics, Multimedia, Printmaking); Department of Visual Communication Design; Department of Interior Architecture; Department of Fashion and Textile Design; Department of Cinema and TV. The instructors of the Faculty of Fine Arts have gained respect nationally and internationally with their academic and artistic works. This prominent staff gives qualified design and art education.

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Inonu University Fine Arts and Design Faculty, Malatya

İnönü Üniversitesi Merkez Kampüsü, 44280, Malatya, Türkiye/ 9042.2377.3000/

Inonu University which is one of the most respectable and well-established universities of the country has 13 Faculties (It will be 14 once the separation of the Science and Literature faculties are done), 4 Colleges including the State Conservatory, 12 Vocational Schools, 5 Institutions, 1 Technocity, 19 Research and Practice centers including Turgut Ozal Medical Center and has about 30.000 students. It is 10 km away from the city center and has a 7000 decares central campus in addition to the 620 decares Battalgazi campus and 6 other campuses around the city.

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Koç University Media and Visual Arts, Istanbul
34450 Sarıyer, İstanbul, Türkiye/ 9021.2338.1000/

Since its foundation, a central component of the education at Koç University has been the core programme. This educational philosophy, which prioritizes educating our students in a way that ensures their exposure to schools of thought outside their field, has set us apart from other higher education institutions. Taking newest trends into consideration, the undergraduate program at Media and Visual Arts Department at Koç University aims to train professionals for the media component of the creative industry by providing an education that focuses on (1) theoretical studies, (2) creative practice, (3) management skills.


Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Art Education Department, Burdur

Mehmet Akif Ersoy University, Bahcelievler, 15100, Burdur, Turkey/ 9024.8213.1000/

Mehmet Akif Ersoy University undertakes the duty of training individuals who are highly qualified; interested in art, culture and sports, and individuals who have the competencies of research and technology about related fields. Moreover, the university aims to integrate global values with the national values and find solution to the problems of the region, country, and the world, and thereby present the output which benefits the society as a whole.


Toros University, Fine Arts Design and Architecture Faculty, Mersin

Bahçelievler Campus, 1857 Sokak, No 12, Yenişehir 33140, Mersin, Turkey/ 9032.4325.3300/

Faculty of Architecture of the Faculty of Fine Arts at Toros University was founded by Mersin Education Foundation in 2009. Education has commenced together with other departments; Interior Architecture and Landscape Architecture in the 2012-2013 academic year. Due to the fact that the Architecture Department was originally established with an English programme, architecture students started English preparatory school at that year. Following academic year, the Department of Architecture changed its undergraduate education into Turkish language. Therefore, Architecture Department launched its education in the year 2013-2014 at the first year level.

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Gazi University, Fine Arts Faculty, Ankara
06500 Teknikokullar, Ankara, Turkey/ 9031.2202.2000/

Gazi University (Gazi Üniversitesi) is a public university primarily located in Ankara, Turkey. It was established in 1926 by Mustafa Kemal Atatürk as Gazi Teacher Training Institute. Gazi University comprises 21 faculties, 4 schools, 11 vocational schools of higher education, 52 research centers and 7 graduate institutes. The student enrollment of Gazi University has reached approximately 77,000 in total of whom about 1,500 come from the Turkic states of Central Asia. Five thousand students are enrolled in graduate programmes. The total size of the teaching faculty exceeds 3,000 persons.