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Date of Foundation : 17 March 2006

Rector :  Prof. Dr. Yusuf ŞAHİN

Vice Rector : Prof. Dr. Ayhan ÖZÇİFÇİ

Vice Rector : Prof. Dr. Hacı Murat YILMAZ

Vice Rector : Prof. Dr. Mehmet Bahaüddin VAROL

Contact Information : Aksaray University, Rectorate Building 68100 Aksaray               

Telephone Number : 0 382 288 20 02

Fax Number :    0382 280 10 07
                           0382 288 20 10

Official Webpage : 

Type of University : State University

Language of Instruction : Turkish

Location : Aksaray Üniversitesi Yerleşkesi E-90 Karayolu 7. Km 
                     68100 / Aksaray   TURKEY
Academic Units :       11 Faculties
                                    7 Vocational Schools 
                                    4 Schools
                                    3 Institutes

The Number of Academic Staff : 852
The Number of Administrative Staff : 350
The Number of Students : 21.000
Foreign Students: 1.000


Faculty of Education
Elementary Science Education
Elementary Education
Elementary Education (Evening Education) 
Social Sciences Education 
Elementary Mathematics Education 
English Language Teaching
Guidance and Psychological Counselling
Guidance and Psychological Counselling  (Evening Education)

Faculty of Science and Letters
Biology (Evening Education) 
Biotechnology and Moleculer Biology
Physics (Evening Education) 
Chemistry (Evening Education)
Mathematics (Evening Education) 
History(Evening Education)
English Language and Literature

Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
Business Administration
Business Administration ( Evening Education) 
Public Administration
Public Administration (Evening Education)
Management Information System

Faculty of Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering (Evening Education)
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Engineering (Evening Education) 
Geological Engineering 
Geological Engineering (Evening Education)
Civil Engineering
Civil Engineering (Evening Education) 
Geomatics Engineering 
Geomatics Engineering (Evening Education) 
Mining Engineering

Faculty of Health
Health Officialism
Health Institutions Administration



School of Physical Education and Sports
Physical Education and Sports Teaching
Coaching (Evening Education)

Şereflikoçhisar School of Applied Sciences
Technology and Business Administration
Banking and Finance

School of Foreign Languages
Prepatory English for English Language Teaching Programme
Prepatory English for English Language and Literature Programme


Aksaray Vocational School
Horticulture (Evening Education) 
Computer Programming
Cattle and Ruminant Production
Dairy Technology
Dairy Technology (Evening Education) 
Automotive Technology 
Landscaping and Foliage Plants
Gas and Gas Installment Technology
Gas and Gas Installment Technology (Evening Education) 
Environmental Protection and Control
Office Management and Executive Assistantship
Office Management and Executive Assistantship (Evening Education) 
Accounting and Taxing Applications
Tourism and Hospitality Management
Public Relations and Publicity 
Public Relations and Publicity (Evening Education) 
Private Security and Guarding

Şereflikoçhisar Berat Cömertoğlu Vocational School
Business Management
Business Management (Evening Education) 
Local Administration
Tourism and Hospitality Management

Ortaköy Vocational School
Office Management and Executive Assistantship
Office Management and Executive Assistantship (Evening Education) 
Mechanics (Evening Education) 
Business Management 
Business Management (Evening Education)
Accounting and Taxing Applications
Banking and Insurance
Electronics Technology 
Finance ( Evening Education)

Güzelyurt Vocational School
Traditional Handicrafts
Food Technology
Tourism and Hospitality Management
Architectural Restoration 
Greenhouse Agriculture 

Vocational School of Health Services
Medical Documentation and Secretariat
Medical Laboratory 
Elderly Care


Institute of Social Sciences
Business Administration (MA) 
Primary Education (MA) 
History (MA)
Public Administration (MA)
Sociology (MA)
Physical Education and Sports (MA)

Institute of Natural and Applied Sciences
Mechanical Engineering (MSc) 
Geological Engineering (MSc and PhD) 
Environmental Engineering (MSc) 
Civil Engineering (MSc)
Geomatics Engineering (MSc) 
Chemistry (MSc and PhD)
Physics (MSc)
Biology (MSc) 
Mathematics (Joint MSc)
Elementary  Science Education (MSc)

Mission - Vision

The main goal of our university is to provide education on the basis of contemporary and universal values in accordance with Atatürk's principles and revolutions with its young, qualified, and dynamic academic staff. Accordingly, the mission of our university is to bring up individuals who research, investigate, are participative and aware of cultural values by utilizing universal science, arts, and technology deposition and to serve humanity by contributing to the development of its region and country with its researches and publishings.

Maintaining educational and academic tasks with its academic staff consisting of well-educated young and qualified academicians and assistants, Aksaray University has acknowledged being a university praised for both a member and a rival of science, arts, and technology world with its researches, education and publishings as a vision.