Piri Reis University

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Piri Reis University
Piri Reis Üniversitesi
Established February 8, 2008
Type Private University
President Prof.Osman Kâmil Sağ
Location Istanbul, Turkey
40°49′34″N 29°19′20″E / 40.82611°N 29.32222°E / 40.82611; 29.32222Coordinates: 40°49′34″N 29°19′20″E / 40.82611°N 29.32222°E / 40.82611; 29.32222
Campus Rural
Founder Turkish Maritime Education Foundation (TÜDEV)
Website www.pirireis.edu.tr/ing

Piri Reis University (Turkish: Piri Reis Üniversitesi) (common usage: Piri Reis Maritime University) is a private university founded by the Turkish Maritime Education Foundation (Turkish: Türk Deniz Eğitim Vakfı, TÜDEV) in 2008 in Istanbul, Turkey. Named after the Turkish admiral and cartographer Piri Reis (ca. 1470-1554), it is devoted to the education of maritime studies.

Faculties[edit]

The university consists of four faculties and two institutes.

  • Faculty of Science and Letters
  • Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
  • Faculty of Engineering
  • Faculty of Maritime
  • Institute of Science
  • Institute of Social Sciences

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