Profile & History

History

HISTORY Ankara University is an institution that has identified and integrated the history and mission of the Republic with its nation. The establishment of the Turkish Republic was much more than just a change in government; it was also a great...

Mission – Vision

Mission The mission of Ankara University is to educate individuals that will guide the society in the fields of science and arts through a universal perspective, and to contribute to the production of science, technology and arts with its distinctive...

The University in Numbers

Ankara University provides education through associate (two-year) degree programs, and undergraduate (bachelor degree) programs through its 17 faculties, 11  vocational schools, 1 colleges and a state conservatory. Graduate level education is provided...

Our Rectors

Ord. Prof. Dr. Şevket Aziz Kansu (22.06.1946 - 26.04.1948) Ord. Prof. Dr.Enver Ziya Karal 30.04.1948 - 22.06.1949 Prof. Dr. Hikmet Birand (22.06.1949 - 22.06.1951) Prof. Dr. Ekrem R. İzmen (22.06.1951 - 22.06.1953) Prof. Dr. H...

The Sun Disc

The symbol of Ankara University is the Sun Disc. This symbol is commonly regarded as belonging to the Hittite civilization and usually connotes Ankara and Anatolia. After its discovery, it was first used as the symbol of the Faculty of Humanities,...