SelcukYaşar Sports and Education Foundationdecided to establishYaşarUniversityin 1999. Yaşar Group of Companies, known for their contribution and leadership in the Turkisheconomy, wished to establish a contemporaryuniversity.
Establishment Law and Campus
Turkish National Assemblypassed Law number 4633 on March 29, 2001 withwhich the universitywasborn. Education startedwithinitsAlsancakpremises in the academicyear of 2002-2003.
A study group definedYaşarUniversity ‘s vision and mission. Accordingly the universitywillmergetechnology and science, willemphasizetechnology and integrate to the global education system. The study group decided a road map, according to which new departments, needs and tendencies of the society wereassessed. Theserepresent the action plan of the university.
“An International City University”
“High qualityeducation and researchwhich sets up science culture and contributes to the development of society in both a local and global sense”