Altınbaş University was established in 2008 in Istanbul. Founded by the Mehmet Altınbaş Education and Culture Foundation, the university is also supported by Altınbaş Holding. While its establishment name was “Istanbul Kemerburgaz University”, it has been renamed “Altınbaş University” since 2017.
According to 2021 data, a total of 11,679 students are studying at the university, of which 5,149 are international students.
Altınbaş University is a modern educational institution that aims to provide its students with the best qualifications and equipment. The University has the vision to act with a sense of social responsibility, support free research opportunities and innovation.
With its research and application laboratories equipped with international standards and qualified education programs, the university promises all its students education beyond the era.
University campuses are located in the central areas of Istanbul. Students can easily reach campuses thanks to many transportation alternatives within the city.
The campus and its surroundings are equipped to meet basic and social needs. When the social and cultural activities organized by the university and the student clubs established within it are evaluated, it is understood that it is a student-oriented educational institution.
Altınbaş University is the educational institution with the highest percentage of international students (44%) among universities in Turkey. It ranks third among the foundation universities with the highest number of foreign students. Therefore, at least 2 out of every 5 students studying at the university are international students. According to the evaluation made by Times Higher Education, it was ranked 68th among world universities in terms of foreign students.
Istanbul Altınbaş University, which has 30% of its students with full scholarships, stands out among the foundation universities in Turkey with the scholarship opportunities it offers.
The university, which gives importance to the career goals of the students, provides consultancy services with its career planning center. It is also the meeting point of Turkey's leading employers and successful graduates.
The university, which has one of the largest health campuses in Turkey, offers practical training and internship opportunities for its students within the contracted hospital.
Altınbaş University, which is the favorite of international students, exchanges students with world universities within the scope of the Erasmus Plus program.