Mersin University

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Mersin University
Mersin Üniversitesi
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Established 1992
Type Public
Rector K. Suha AYDIN, M.D. [1]
Academic staff 1405
Admin. staff 866
Students 26.644
Location Mersin, Turkey
Website mersin.edu.tr/

Mersin University is a state university, built in 1992 in Mersin province, Turkey. The university has about 25,000 students, 1,405 academic staff and a number of foreign and guest academic staff.

The university has a number of research and sports facilities, situated in Mersin town centre and in other towns. [2]

In 2005 the Mersin Technology Development Zone (Technoscope) was set up, creating a partnership between the university's research and development departments and industry, with the aim of developing new technologies that could be directly translated into industrial production. [3]

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  1. ^ Former rectors Vural Ülkü and Uğur Oral
  2. ^ "University of Mersin, Mersin, Turkey". Math-Net (Russia). 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-06. 
  3. ^ "Technoscope". Mersin Technology Development Zone. 2009. Retrieved 2009-09-06. [dead link]

Coordinates: 36°47′10″N 34°31′33″E / 36.7861°N 34.5258°E / 36.7861; 34.5258