ISTANBUL DOĞUŞ UNIVERSITY
About Istanbul Doğuş University
From Yesterday to Today
Doğuş is a brand devoted to education for almost half a century. Doğuş University trains the future with the strength that it takes from its past as the pioneer of initiatives and innovations.
Doğuş University, which was established by the Doğuş Educational Institution in 1995 and opened by the Law dated 9th July 1997 and numbered 4281 enacted by the Turkish Grand National Assembly, is a foundation university with a public entity.
Doğuş University with its rapid academic progress has gained a successful place in higher education in a short time. It has 31 undergraduate programs in five faculties, 18 associate degree programs in the vocational school, 17 graduate programs and 7 doctorate programs in two institutes.
From 1997 to the present day, Dogus University has provided and will always continue to provide quality education, through its distinguished academic staff, cultivation of equipped students and its valuable contributions to the science world. The importance given to the quality in education ensures Doğuş University to increase its success and gain a place among the best in the objective rankings done by different sources. As the two important examples, Web of Science data and URAP reports show that Doğuş University is ranked among the best 2000 universities in the world and among the best 3 foundation universities (without a medical school) in Istanbul. The graduates of Doğuş University continue their careers not only in Turkey but also abroad and succeed in consistent and pioneer works in their fields are seen as the result of this success.
Doğuş University's most important asset is to educate fully qualified, intellectual, self-confident, socially sensitive, ethical, responsible students who can follow and analyse the developments in their country and in the world. We are proud of progressing in this way with the goal of serving humanity and always investing in people.
Thinking that the future is entrusted to the youth and the youth is entrusted to education, we continue to train enlightened generations.
Mission and Vision
The mission of Doğuş University is:
- to educate individuals to recognise and understand the country and the world they live in, perceive and respect differences, have solution-oriented perspectives, develop innovative ideas, adopt critical minds of thinking, and foster intellectual identity
- to undertake the pioneering role in the development of science, technology, art and culture in our country, and to conduct studies for the benefit of society
The vision of Doğuş University is to be a world renowned university that always aims for perfection in education, research, and contribution to society.