Manisa Celal Bayar University (MCBU) is a public university located in Manisa, a beautiful historical city in the Aegean region of Turkey. Manisa Celal Bayar University is the third largest university in the Aegean region. The university offers over 60 degree programmes at undergraduate and postgraduate level.

More than 2779 people are involved in running our organisation (among them administrative staff: 1333, academic staff: 1649, foreigners working on agreement: 55). The aim of the university with its 48 thousand students (among them 763 are foreign students from 61 countries - 2017)  is to support student exchange programmes and thus to be able to provide the opportunity of having two diplomas.

Our institution is striving to meet the highest standards in all areas of education and research taking into account the increasing globalisation and the educational expectations of modern society. Taking internationalisation as our natural mission, we provide a wide range of international Bachelor’s and Master’s degree programmes, subject-related foreign language courses and elective subjects dealing with international and intercultural topics. Furthermore, the Manisa Celal Bayar University supports world educational programmes, promotes mobility, non-formal learning and intercultural dialogue. The university is involved in the Bologna process and develops the European format of higher education.

With its academic departments, lecturers, physical capacity and with its cultural and sports opportunities, Manisa Celal Bayar University is an academic institution of high quality. There are 12 Faculties, 4 Schools, 15 Vocational Schools, 3 Graduate Schools, 19 Research and Application Centers and a Hospital.

Manisa Celal Bayar University has also a positive effect in the development of Manisa city with campuses in Uncubozköy, Muradiye, Demirci along with its vocational campuses all around the city. More than a thousand of lecturers, having both national and international experience, have been working at Manisa Celal Bayar University. They have devoted themselves to be beneficial for the students.

The Manisa Celal Bayar University offers its students a challenging educational environment focusing on promoting excellence and talent. Students can be assured of good tuition and supervision as well as a vibrant community, academic support, social and sporting activities.

We welcome a diversity of ethnic, cultural, socioeconomic, religious, national, and international backgrounds, believing that the intellectual and social energy that results from such diversity is a primary asset of the Manisa Celal Bayar University.