About the University:

The university was founded in Istanbul (2011) by the Human Values and Mental Health Foundation. It is the first thematic university of Turkey in the field of Behavioral Health and Sciences. The University has a long history in the field of human and engineering research. They have started their activities since 1998, when they firstly opened the Turkish branch of Memory Centers of America at Baghdad Street in Istanbul with the participation of the President of the Republic, Süleyman Demirel. Memory center, having accomplished to implement the “Brain check-up” and “Magnetic stimulation Treatment (TMS) first in Turkey, continues uninterruptedly to offer new treatment methods in psychiatry effectively with its highly qualified expert staff. Then on March 20th, 2007, by establishing the first and the only Neuropsychiatry Hospital in Turkey. 

University status globally:

  • The University of Uskudar is accredited by the Turkish Ministry of Higher Education. Students can enjoy the exchanging system of European union “Erasmus” where students can explore other countries and get close to new cultures. 

Erasmus:

The student exchange system of Uskudar University is one of the best in Istanbul in terms of quality. You will find the best international universities in eighteen countries, such as Britain, Germany, Italy, Spain and others. The University of Uskudar has 172 international universities to choose among them. As well as grants for internship training in the European Union. 

University Laboratories:

The University of Uskudar features a wide range of the best laboratories to be the beginning of the practical road for students under the supervision of experts and specialists. The university has 35 labs with an area of 2500 m2. I will be mentioning some of them (Cell Culture laboratory, an Anesthesiology laboratory, several Neurobiology labs, a Genetic engineering lab and many other specialized and rare laboratories in these fields). 

University Hospital:

The University offers a valuable opportunity for its students, providing them with training opportunities at the University Hospital in various disciplines. The most important of these may be the Npistanbul Brain Hospital. 

Faculties:

  1. Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences: 
  • Computer Engineering. 
  • Bioengineering. 
  • Industrial and Systems Engineering. 
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics (Turkish). 
  • Molecular Biology and Genetics (English). 
  1. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences: 
  • Philosophy. 
  • Psychology. 
  • Psychology (English). 
  • Political Science and International Relations. 
  • Sociology. 
  1. Faculty of Health Sciences: 
  • Child Development. 
  • Speech and Language Therapy. 
  • Ergotherapy. 
  • Occupational Health and Safety. 
  • Nursing. 
  • Healthcare Management. 
  • Social Work. 
  • Audiology. 
  • Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation. 
  1. Faculty of Communication studies: 
  • Media and Communication Systems. 
  • Advertising Design and Communication. 
  • New Media and Journalism. 
  • Radio, Television and Cinema. 
  • Visual Communication Design. 

Graduate Institutes:

    1. Faculty of Engineering and Natural Sciences: 
    • Computer Engineering. 
    • Bioengineering. 
    • Industrial and Systems Engineering. 
    • Molecular Biology and Genetics (Turkish). 
    • Molecular Biology and Genetics (English). 
    1. Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences: 
    • Philosophy. 
    • Psychology. 
    • Psychology (English). 
    • Political Science and International Relations. 
    • Sociology. 
    1. Faculty of Health Sciences: 
    • Child Development. 
    • Speech and Language Therapy. 
    • Ergotherapy. 
    • Occupational Health and Safety. 
    • Nursing. 
    • Healthcare Management. 
    • Social Work. 
    • Audiology. 
    • Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation. 
    1. Faculty of Communication studies: 
    • Media and Communication Systems. 
    • Advertising Design and Communication. 
    • New Media and Journalism. 
    • Radio, Television and Cinema. 
    • Visual Communication Design. 
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