Recreational Centers


All sports facilities of Ankara University are open to all students. The University has 5 sport facilities, 2 small football fields, 2 carpet football fields, rowing facilities in Gölbaşı Campus, house of ski in Elmadağ Campus, centre for water sports in Manavgat/Side Çolaklı Recreation Center, many basketball and volleyball fields and one tennis court; in every School and Faculty there are rooms for table tennis. In addition to these, there are two recreational facilities, one of which is in Side Çolaklı and the other is in Ilgaz. Every year successful students are rewarded with vacation in these necreational areas by the Faculties.

At the university, courses and competitions, which all the faculties and schools attend, are arranged in the fields of athletics, basketball, football, handball, volleyball, badminton and table tenis in “sport festivals” especially during spring time. Furthermore, there are 3 fitness centers. Students can register and go to fitness centers with a very low monthly fee.

It’s also possible for students to have a 10 days holiday and camping  in Manavgat/Çolaklı ( a summer vacation resort at the Mediterranean) and Ilgaz (winter sports center).

Note: Camp registrations for the facility centers in Manavgat Çolaklı and Ilgaz can be doneat camp Office opened in Ankara University Olympic Swimming Pool.