Kadir Has University is a city university with a main campus and 2 satellite campuses located in various parts of Istanbul.
If you are a full time international student, an exchange student or an Erasmus student, coming to study in one of our undergraduate program or in a graduate program, your study location will be the main Cibali Campus.
Located on the shores of the Golden Horn in an area of Istanbul particularly rich in history, the main campus building, a recipient of the Europa Nostra Award in 2003. The European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards celebrate excellence in cultural heritage conservation, ranging from the restoration of buildings and their adaptation to new uses, to urban and rural landscape rehabilitation, archaeological site interpretations, and care for art collections.
The interior of Kadir Has University’s Cibali campus measures over 45,000 square meters (the size of approximately 4 soccer fields), with classrooms, labs, and the university’s central library, in addition to faculties, institutes, the rectorate and deans' offices.
If you are coming to study in a 2 year associate degree program, your study location will be Selimpaşa Campus, located on the Marmara sea shore in Silivri, Istanbul Province. Selimpaşa campus with total area of 20,000 square meters includes classrooms, conference halls, labs and sports facilities, and also boasts a natural setting offering an alternative campus lifestyle.
Our English Language school is located on Bahçelievler campus in the Kadir Has Center. Spread over 4,000 meter squares, this campus offers computer-supported education backed by the latest in teaching methods. Students can take advantage of the restaurant and cafes located on campus, in addition to other social activities.
Kadir Has University offers limited number of dormitory accommodation for international students. Kadir Has Residence Hall consist of two separate female and male dormitories. Female dormitory is located in a walking distance from the main campus. Male dormitory is located on the other side of Halic, within 15 min. university shuttle ride.
Student dormitories feature semi private bathrooms, laundry rooms, cable TV and 24 hour internet access and mini kitchens equipped with refrigerators, microwaves and kettles. Standard room is furnished with bookshelves, single or bunker beds, chairs and private cupboards.
The Kadir Has Main Campus is aptly situated on the Golden Horn, the cultural heart of historic Istanbul. Since it is in the center of the city, it is easily reachable by public transportation. There are many small apartments, dormitories affiliated with the university, hotels and small apartments nearby, where students may easily find lodging in accordance with their needs and budgets.
The International Collaboration and Education Office will guide the students in finding an appropriate accommodation.
Access to campus
Our main Cibali Campus is located near one of the largest Istanbul public transportation hubs- Eminonu. You can use various means of transportation to reach the campus. No matter from which part of Istanbul you commute, it will not take you more than 1,5 hours to reach the campus.
Unkapi- Kadir Has Üniversitesi bus station is located in a direct proximity to the main campus. You can use the following routes to arrive to Cibali Campus by bus:
1453 MİNİATÜRK - PANORAMA 1453
44B HAMİDİYE MAHALLESİ-EMİNÖNÜ
33ES ESENLER ATIŞALANI-EMİNÖNÜ
36CE CEBECİ MAHALLESİ - EMİNÖNÜ
55T GAZİOSMANPAŞA - TAKSİM
399B GÜZELTEPE - EMİNÖNÜ
99 AKŞEMSETTİN MAHALLESİ - EMİNÖNÜ
399C ESENTEPE MAHALLESİ - EMİNÖNÜ
99A GAZİOSMANPAŞA – EMİNÖNÜ
41Y AYAZAĞAKÖYÜ - KAĞITHANE - YENİKAPI
The bus stop for the following routes is located within 10 min. walk distance from Kadir Has University Cibali Campus:
146B BAŞAKŞEHİR 4.ETAP - EMİNÖNÜ
28 EDİRNEKAPI - BEŞİKTAŞ
78 BAŞAKŞEHİR 4. ETAP-EMİNÖNÜ
28T TOPKAPI - BEŞİKTAŞ
78H BAŞAKŞEHİR METROKENT-EMİNÖNÜ
30D DEREBOYU - YENİKAPI
79E KAYABAŞI KİPTAŞ -EMİNÖNÜ
31E YENİBOSNA - EMİNÖNÜ
80 YEDİKULE - EMİNÖNÜ
82 YENİBOSNA METRO - EMİNÖNÜ
33 ESENLER GİYİMKENT- EMİNÖNÜ
85T ESENLER METRO - TAKSİM
90 DRAMAN - EMİNÖNÜ
336E SULTAN ÇİFTLİĞİ - EMİNÖNÜ
91O OTOGAR - EMİNÖNÜ
33B ESENLER GİYİMKENT - EMİNÖNÜ
92 YENİ MAHALLE METRO- EMİNÖNÜ
33TE ESENLER TURGUTREİS-EMİNÖNÜ
92A KİRAZLI METRO- EMİNÖNÜ
33Y ESENLER GİYİMKENT- EMİNÖNÜ
92T BAĞCILAR DEV.HASTANESİ - TAKSİM
35 KOCAMUSTAFAPAŞA - EMİNÖNÜ
36KE KARADENİZ MAH. EMİNÖNÜ
94 OSMANİYE - EMİNÖNÜ
37E YILDIZ TABYA - EMİNÖNÜ
97A BASINSİTESİ - EMİNÖNÜ
38E KÜÇÜKKÖY - EMİNÖNÜ
97GE GÜNEŞLİ - EMİNÖNÜ
41Y AYAZAĞAKÖYÜ - YENİKAPI
78 BAŞAKŞEHİR 4. ETAP-EMİNÖNÜ
Details for each route can be found on the Istanbul Public Transportation website:
Halic Bridge subway station on the Yenikapı- Haciosman metro line is located 10 min. Walking distance from the Cibali Campus. Please check the official Istanbul Subway Systems website for the further information:
Marine transportation is one of the most preferred public transportation means by Istanbul residence. Commuting by boat always meant that you arrive on time. During your journey you can have a morning cup of coffee or tea with simit or other traditional Turkish pastry, while enjoying the magnificent view of Istanbul from the sea. Eminonu pier is located 20 min. walking distance from the Kadir Has University. You also can hop on the almost any bus and enjoy a short ride to campus.