Istanbul Aydın University

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Istanbul Aydin University
Former names
Istanbul Bil (2003–2007)
Motto aydınlık bir geleceğe (Turkish)
Motto in English
For A Brighter Future
Established 2003
Type Private
President Dr. Mustafa Aydın
Students 11531[1]
Location Istanbul, Turkey
Campus Suburban
Language English and Turkish
Colors Blue and White ‹See Tfm›    ‹See Tfm›    

Istanbul Aydın University (Turkish: İstanbul Aydın Üniversitesi) is a private university founded on May 18, 2007 in Istanbul, Turkey by extension of its predecessor, the vocational college of Anadolu BIL that existed since September 26, 2003.[2]

The university is a technology center built on an area of 175,000 m2 (1,880,000 sq ft). Current covered space of 3,000 m2 (32,000 sq ft) will expand to 30,000 m2 (320,000 sq ft) when the construction of the technopark is completed.[3]


The university consists of ten faculties.

  • Faculty of Art and Sciences
  • Faculty of Communications
  • Faculty of Dentistry
  • Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Engineering - Architecture
  • Faculty of Fine Arts
  • Faculty of Law


  1. ^ "Number of Students in Major Universities in Turkey" (in Turkish). Retrieved 2012-01-21. 
  2. ^ "Kurumsal-Tarhçemiz" (in Turkish). Istanbul Aydın Üniversitesi. Retrieved 2013-01-09. 
  3. ^ "Başarıyı destekleyen iş dünyasının içindeki üniversite". Hürriyet (in Turkish). 2012-07-18. Retrieved 2013-01-09. 

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Coordinates: 40°59′30″N 28°47′52″E / 40.99167°N 28.79778°E / 40.99167; 28.79778