The Abdullah Gül University (AGU) is a Third Generation State University embracing multi-disciplinary research and innovative approaches to meet global challenges. All our Programs are offered 100% in English and students are taught in a multicultural environment promoting social awareness and inclusion for all, by renowned professors with international experience. As part of our hands-on training approach AGU students have the opportunity to apply new knowledge within the frame of research projects.


     For Undergraduate Students

     Tuition + Housing + Health Insurance = $1820 / Year (Engineering and Architecture Programs)

     or $1600 / Year (Business Administration Program)


     For Graduate Students

     Tuition + Housing* = $600 / Year

*Housing for Graduate students is selection-based.




1) Among the best Institutions in Turkey for Student Satisfaction

AGU ranked 5th among universities (2nd among State universities) in the 2017 National Student Satisfaction Survey

2) 100% English Education

      (One of only 5 universities out of 200 in Turkey)

3) All Undergraduate Programs in the Top 7 in the Turkish Ranking

     After only 3 years of existence (among 144 Turkish State Universities)

4) International recognition of diplomas

Thanks to ECTS credit system as well as an Anglo-Saxon curriculum structure  (4-year Bachelor, 2-year Master and 4-year PhD programs)

5) Low Student/Academician Ratio

      (6:1 at the undergraduate level, 3:1 for Master students)

6) 25% International Teaching Staff

7) All Academicians have international study and/or Work experience

      From top institutions worldwide (All professors are PhD holders)

8) Strong common Core Curriculum program

      With a transdisciplinary approach, focused on Global Challenges

9) Brand new, top quality facilities and equipment

      Including connected classrooms

10) AGU School of Languages

Offers English Preparatory Program and possibility to explore a second foreign language

11) High quality student body

(Turkish students recruited among the top 10% of national university entrance exam; International students recruited with world-recognized academic records



1) Among top 3 in Turkey in terms of indexed publications, citations and impact factor per faculty

2) Among top 20 out of around 200 Turkish universities in the Innovative and Entrepreneurial University Index

Of TÜBITAK (Turkish Science and Technology Foundation)

3) Among the best Turkish universities in terms of reverse brain-drain

4) 1.6 Indexed journals and 35-40 citations per faculty member per year

5) 1:1 student/faculty ratio in research programs

6) Nationally and Internationally awarded Researchers at AGU

7) High quality and continuously developing research infrastructure

      With brand new equipment

8) AGU Faculty members explore new and innovative research subjects

      With a focus on Societal Impact

9) Research projects receiving support from industrial and public institutions

      Such as TÜBITAK, European Union, World Bank…



1) AGU cultivates skilled professionals who meet global challenges

2) AGU Undergraduate students complete a unique GLOBAL CHALLENGES CORE CURRICULUM program

A set of transdisciplinary courses, teaching students about the Global Challenges of tomorrow and helping them think up solutions to these key issues

3) 80% of AGU students take part in volunteering projects

      At the local or international level

4) Non-formal education activities and abroad training opportunities

      (AGU Youth Factory)

5) Partnerships with NGOs, public authorities and Chambers of Commerce and Industry 

      To work on social development projects

6) AGU is a European Voluntary Service (EVS) accredited sending and hosting organization

7) AGU works with the Robert Bosch Foundation and the Goethe Institute to host their SivilLAB project in Kayseri

8) All programs are designed to produce graduates who can have a positive impact on society

9) Organization of international events and conferences on global societal issues 



1) Third Generation University and Hands-on Training approach

(“Learning by Doing” philosophy with real-life case studies, consultancy projects, gamification…)

2) Individual curricula, academic and career advisors and psychological support

3) Personal Development Activities, Entrepreneurship courses and University projects

4) AGU Non-Academic Transcript delivered to all AGU students

A unique way to value and recognize competencies acquired by students during their studies at AGU (including, but not limited to, communication, social and teamwork skills or digital competencies) and to highlight their volunteering activities in or outside of AGU

5) Strong network for work experience and Job Fairs organised on campus

6) Newly renovated and furnished accommodation

7) On-campus sports and leisure facilities

     (Incl. Tennis, Soccer, Basketball, Billiard, Ping-Pong, Fitness Center, etc.)

8) Rich library

     And access to major online research databases and networks

9) Health Centre

     With full-time on-campus nurse and part-time on-campus doctor

10) Opportunity to participate in International Conferences and Symposia on campus

11) Events and excursions in and outside of Kayseri