TOBB ETÜ was officially established on July 1, 2003 and has six faculties and two institutions. The main campus of the TOBB ETÜ is located in Söğütözü area, center of Ankara. The establishment motto of the university is educating youth to become future leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators.
The Co-operative Education (commonly called Co-Op) programme allocates all students with an 11-month work placement as part of their degree. The Co-Op enables students to get a unique work experience. This is the first such programmes in Turkey.