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Istanbul Şehir University

Turkey, İstanbul, Altunizade    See a map
Altunizade Mh., Kuşbakışı Cd No:27, 34662 Istanbul

Overview

İstanbul Şehir University (ŞEHİR) is a non-profit, state recognized higher education institution established by the Foundation for Sciences and Arts (BSV) in 2008. Its founder BSV is a renowned NGO functioning for more than 25 years in the field of social sciences, organizing many international and national academic activities and free seminars in related areas.

ŞEHİR is located in İstanbul, at the crossroad at the civilizations, with its three campuses in walking distance to each other. As a university with a total student population of 4000, around 700 of its currently enrolled students are from more than 72 different countries.

Why become a university student at İstanbul Şehir University: 

  • High rate of scholarships 

  • Laptop computer for every student

  • English as medium of instruction

  • One year of English preparatory program (if needed)

  • Common core curriculum for all undergraduate first year students

  • Departmental change option upon successful completion of the first year 

  • Opportunity of enrollment in double major and minor programs

  • Young and qualified teaching staff

  • Dynamic curricula ensuring the employability of the graduate students

  • Rich library

  • Research-focused university

  • Collaboration with prestigious universities

  • Opportunity to benefit from student exchange programs in partner universities

Expenses

Dining
The dining halls at Altunizade campuses have been designed as places where students and faculty members eat the same food and share the same environment.

There are three meals a day at our dining halls which carry high priority for presenting healthy food. There is a food stand of four variety of main course, two side orders, two soups during the week and a food stand of one soup, one main course and one side order at the weekends. The cafeterias present rich alternatives with pastry products, breakfast options, various coffee, tea and cold beverages as well as different course options.

The cafeterias, with a wide open sitting areas including the close area, are gathering points where our students can be together.

Cafeteria and Dining Halls Working Hours:

Dining Halls
East Campus
   Week days 11.00 - 15.30
West Campus
   Week days breakfast 08.00 - 10.30
   Week days lunch & dinner 11.00 - 19.30
   Weekend breakfast 08.30 - 10.30
   Weekend lunch 12.00 - 14.30
   Weekend dinner 17.00- 19.30
South Campus
   Week days 11.00 - 14.30
Cafeterias
East Campus Cafe Crown
   Week days 08.00 - 18.00
West Campus Cafe More
   Week days 08.00 - 21.30
   Weekend 08.30 - 21.00
South Campus Box Cafe
   Week days 08.00 - 18.00

Transportation
Access to the ŞEHİR Altunizade Campuses -located at the most central spot of the Anatolian side of Istanbul- is very easy with public transportation. Our campuses are within 500 meters walking distance to the Altunizade metrobus stop located at the point where the European and Anatolian sides meet. Lovers of sea transportation who live on the European side can come to Kadıköy or Üsküdar and arrive at our campuses with a single bus ride lasting 15 minutes. There is free ring services from Çamlıca Guesthouse (for boys) and Acıbadem Guesthouse (for girls) GUESTHOUSES to the campuses during the day. 

 

Accomodation

ACIBADEM GUESTHOUSE FOR FEMALE STUDENTS

TheGUESTHOUSE for female students at Istanbul Şehir University is located in Acıbadem, consisting of 201 rooms and 417 bedspaces in total.

The distance between our guesthouse and the ŞEHİR campuses is nearly 3 km. and there are free shuttles at certain times of day as planned by ŞEHİR.

Our guesthouse offers students common use areas for study and rest, as well as free network access (Wi-fi service) all over the building. Moreover, there are laundry and drying machines in our guesthouses, so that our students can do laundry, drying or ironing. The necessary detergents and cleaning agents for laundry should be ensured by the users. If they want, our students can make use of the kitchens in each room and cook simple and practical dishes. No additional catering service is provided in our guesthouse.

Room Types and Fees

  Room Type Room Fee 
​Semester/TL
Single 3.600 TL
Double (with Bathroom) 3.900 TL
Double (with Bunk) 3.300 TL
Double 3.500 TL
Triple 3.050 TL
Quad 2.750 TL
Quad (with Bunk) 2.500 TL

ALTUNİZADE GUESTHOUSE FOR MALE STUDENTS

The guesthouse for male students at Istanbul Şehir University is located in Altunizade, consisting of 62 rooms and 191 bedspaces in total.

Our guesthouse is located within walking distance to the ŞEHİR campuses (400 m).

The guesthouse offers students common use areas for study and rest, as well as free network access (Wi-fi service) all over the building. Moreover, there are laundry and drying machines in our guesthouses, so that our students can do laundry, drying or ironing. The necessary detergents and cleaning agents for laundry should be ensured by the users. If they want, our students can make use of the kitchens in each room and cook simple and practical dishes. No additional catering service is provided in our guesthouse.​​​​​​​

Room Types and Fees

Room Type Room Fee 
Semester/TL
Double 3.500 TL
Triple 3.050 TL
Quad 2.750 TL

ÇAMLICA GUESTHOUSE FOR MALE STUDENTS

TheGUESTHOUSE for male students at Istanbul Şehir University is located in ÇamlIca, consisting of 121 rooms and 326 bedspaces in total.

The distance between our guesthouse and the ŞEHİR campuses is nearly 4 km. and there are free shuttles at certain times of day as planned by ŞEHİR .

Our guesthouse offers students common use areas for study and rest, as well as free network access (Wi-fi service) all over the building. Moreover, there are laundry and drying machines in our guesthouses, so that our students can do laundry, drying or ironing. The necessary detergents and cleaning agents for laundry should be ensured by the users. If they want, our students can make use of the kitchens in each room and cook simple and practical dishes. No additional catering service is provided in our guesthouse.

Room Types and Fees

Oda Tipi

Room Fee

Semester/TL

Single 3.600 TL
Double (with Bathroom/Bunk) 3.550 TL
Double (with Bunk) 3.300 TL
Triple (with Bunk) 3.050 TL
Quad (with Bunk) 2.500 TL
5 Person (with Bunk) 2.150 TL

Overview

İstanbul Şehir University (ŞEHİR) is a non-profit, state recognized higher education institution established by the Foundation for Sciences and Arts (BSV) in 2008. Its founder BSV is a renowned NGO functioning for more than 25 years in the field of social sciences, organizing many international and national academic activities and free seminars in related areas.

ŞEHİR is located in İstanbul, at the crossroad at the civilizations, with its three campuses in walking distance to each other. As a university with a total student population of 4000, around 700 of its currently enrolled students are from more than 72 different countries.

Why become a university student at İstanbul Şehir University: 

  • High rate of scholarships 

  • Laptop computer for every student

  • English as medium of instruction

  • One year of English preparatory program (if needed)

  • Common core curriculum for all undergraduate first year students

  • Departmental change option upon successful completion of the first year 

  • Opportunity of enrollment in double major and minor programs

  • Young and qualified teaching staff

  • Dynamic curricula ensuring the employability of the graduate students

  • Rich library

  • Research-focused university

  • Collaboration with prestigious universities

  • Opportunity to benefit from student exchange programs in partner universities

Expenses

Dining
The dining halls at Altunizade campuses have been designed as places where students and faculty members eat the same food and share the same environment.

There are three meals a day at our dining halls which carry high priority for presenting healthy food. There is a food stand of four variety of main course, two side orders, two soups during the week and a food stand of one soup, one main course and one side order at the weekends. The cafeterias present rich alternatives with pastry products, breakfast options, various coffee, tea and cold beverages as well as different course options.

The cafeterias, with a wide open sitting areas including the close area, are gathering points where our students can be together.

Cafeteria and Dining Halls Working Hours:

Dining Halls
East Campus
   Week days 11.00 - 15.30
West Campus
   Week days breakfast 08.00 - 10.30
   Week days lunch & dinner 11.00 - 19.30
   Weekend breakfast 08.30 - 10.30
   Weekend lunch 12.00 - 14.30
   Weekend dinner 17.00- 19.30
South Campus
   Week days 11.00 - 14.30
Cafeterias
East Campus Cafe Crown
   Week days 08.00 - 18.00
West Campus Cafe More
   Week days 08.00 - 21.30
   Weekend 08.30 - 21.00
South Campus Box Cafe
   Week days 08.00 - 18.00

Transportation
Access to the ŞEHİR Altunizade Campuses -located at the most central spot of the Anatolian side of Istanbul- is very easy with public transportation. Our campuses are within 500 meters walking distance to the Altunizade metrobus stop located at the point where the European and Anatolian sides meet. Lovers of sea transportation who live on the European side can come to Kadıköy or Üsküdar and arrive at our campuses with a single bus ride lasting 15 minutes. There is free ring services from Çamlıca Guesthouse (for boys) and Acıbadem Guesthouse (for girls) GUESTHOUSES to the campuses during the day. 

 

Accomodation

ACIBADEM GUESTHOUSE FOR FEMALE STUDENTS

TheGUESTHOUSE for female students at Istanbul Şehir University is located in Acıbadem, consisting of 201 rooms and 417 bedspaces in total.

The distance between our guesthouse and the ŞEHİR campuses is nearly 3 km. and there are free shuttles at certain times of day as planned by ŞEHİR.

Our guesthouse offers students common use areas for study and rest, as well as free network access (Wi-fi service) all over the building. Moreover, there are laundry and drying machines in our guesthouses, so that our students can do laundry, drying or ironing. The necessary detergents and cleaning agents for laundry should be ensured by the users. If they want, our students can make use of the kitchens in each room and cook simple and practical dishes. No additional catering service is provided in our guesthouse.

Room Types and Fees

  Room Type Room Fee 
​Semester/TL
Single 3.600 TL
Double (with Bathroom) 3.900 TL
Double (with Bunk) 3.300 TL
Double 3.500 TL
Triple 3.050 TL
Quad 2.750 TL
Quad (with Bunk) 2.500 TL

ALTUNİZADE GUESTHOUSE FOR MALE STUDENTS

The guesthouse for male students at Istanbul Şehir University is located in Altunizade, consisting of 62 rooms and 191 bedspaces in total.

Our guesthouse is located within walking distance to the ŞEHİR campuses (400 m).

The guesthouse offers students common use areas for study and rest, as well as free network access (Wi-fi service) all over the building. Moreover, there are laundry and drying machines in our guesthouses, so that our students can do laundry, drying or ironing. The necessary detergents and cleaning agents for laundry should be ensured by the users. If they want, our students can make use of the kitchens in each room and cook simple and practical dishes. No additional catering service is provided in our guesthouse.​​​​​​​

Room Types and Fees

Room Type Room Fee 
Semester/TL
Double 3.500 TL
Triple 3.050 TL
Quad 2.750 TL

ÇAMLICA GUESTHOUSE FOR MALE STUDENTS

TheGUESTHOUSE for male students at Istanbul Şehir University is located in ÇamlIca, consisting of 121 rooms and 326 bedspaces in total.

The distance between our guesthouse and the ŞEHİR campuses is nearly 4 km. and there are free shuttles at certain times of day as planned by ŞEHİR .

Our guesthouse offers students common use areas for study and rest, as well as free network access (Wi-fi service) all over the building. Moreover, there are laundry and drying machines in our guesthouses, so that our students can do laundry, drying or ironing. The necessary detergents and cleaning agents for laundry should be ensured by the users. If they want, our students can make use of the kitchens in each room and cook simple and practical dishes. No additional catering service is provided in our guesthouse.

Room Types and Fees

Oda Tipi

Room Fee

Semester/TL

Single 3.600 TL
Double (with Bathroom/Bunk) 3.550 TL
Double (with Bunk) 3.300 TL
Triple (with Bunk) 3.050 TL
Quad (with Bunk) 2.500 TL
5 Person (with Bunk) 2.150 TL

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Associate

AAChild Development
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School
AAComputer Programming
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School
AAJustice
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School
AAPhotography and Videography
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School

Undergraduate

BAIslamic Studies
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Islamic Studies
BACinema and Television
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Communications
BAHistory
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BAInternational Trade and Management
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Management and Administrative Sciences
BAPolitical Science and International Relations
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BScElectrical and Electronics Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Engineering and Natural Sciences
BALaw
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Law

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Postgraduate

MASociology (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
MBABusiness Administration (Non Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Business
MAPolitical Science and International Relations (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
MScData Science (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
MScIndustrial and Systems Engineering (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
LLMPrivate Law (Non Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
LLMPrivate Law (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Doctoral

Ph.D.Private Law
Doctoral, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D.Public Law
Doctoral, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D.History
Doctoral, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences

Departments

Vocational High School
Istanbul

AAChild Development
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School
AAComputer Programming
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School
AAJustice
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School
AAPhotography and Videography
Associate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Vocational High School

Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Istanbul

Ph.D.Private Law
Doctoral, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D.Public Law
Doctoral, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ph.D.History
Doctoral, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
MASociology (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
MAPolitical Science and International Relations (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
LLMPrivate Law (Non Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences
LLMPrivate Law (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences

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Graduate School of Business
Istanbul

MBABusiness Administration (Non Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Business
MBAExecutive Master of Business Administration
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Business
MBAExecutive Master of Business Administration
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Business

Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
Istanbul

MScData Science (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
MScIndustrial and Systems Engineering (With Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
MScCybersecurity Engineering
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
MScData Science (Non Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
MScElectronics and Computer Engineering
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences
MScIndustrial and Systems Engineering (Non Thesis)
Postgraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences

School of Islamic Studies
Istanbul

BAIslamic Studies
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Islamic Studies

College of Communications
Istanbul

BACinema and Television
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Communications

College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Istanbul

BAHistory
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BAPolitical Science and International Relations
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BAPhilosophy
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BAPsychology
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BASociology
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences
BATurkish Language and Literature
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Humanities and Social Sciences

School of Management and Administrative Sciences
Istanbul

BAInternational Trade and Management
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Management and Administrative Sciences
BAManagement
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Management and Administrative Sciences

College of Engineering and Natural Sciences
Istanbul

BScElectrical and Electronics Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Engineering and Natural Sciences
BScIndustrial Engineering
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, College of Engineering and Natural Sciences

School of Law
Istanbul

BALaw
Undergraduate, full-time
Istanbul Şehir University, School of Law