Ege University is a state university that acts as a focal point for education, research, cultural and social activities in the city of Izmir and the Aegean region.

Ege University carries fundamental ideal of achieving excellence and highest quality in undergraduate and graduate education, in research and in public service by encouraging critical intellectual development, combining research and teaching, redefining educational goals of this millennium and by utilizing physical and human resources to provide a better learning environment and guided learning.

Ege University is the University of Choice for intelligent, motivated students who are willing to learn and accept responsibility and wish to receive high quality education in an atmosphere where ideas are freely exchanged. Ege University is committed to become a civically engaged university.

Being a university with an international perspective, the educational system of Ege University is based on the principle of creative teaching and participatory learning. It embraces many diverse fields and disciplines of study; therefore the academic calendar and the duration of studies vary.

Ege University takes special pride in pioneering new frontiers in science, engineering, art and industry, contributing to the creation of new ideas, products and services.

The educational process is enriched by a number of other activities, parallel to the core studies, such as seminars, lectures by invited scholars, internships, educational visits, as well as summer schools and conferences that are organized by the University’s Departments.