Study in Gebze Technical University
There are many things that students take into consideration before deciding the university that they will study. Here are the things that you need to know if Gebze Technical University is in your list. Gebze Technical University in short GTU is located at the heart of the industry, at an extremely important and key point that unites Europe and Asia. The university is 1 hour away from many cities such as Istanbul, Kocaeli, Sakarya, Bursa and Yalova and it is the center of a population of approximately 20 million. GTU is 15 minutes away from Sabiha Gokcen Airport.
Although Gebze Technical University has a history of only a quarter of a century, it has become a university that has succeeded in producing science and projects on a universal scale. The university, which carries out its educational activities with 4 faculties, 18 departments and 9 institutes, has 1 academic staff for 4 undergraduate students. 70% of the university faculty members have completed their doctorate at reputable universities in the USA and England.
The Main Campus:
Every step you take when you enter the university through the door welcomed by centuries-old plane trees takes you back hundreds of years ago. A campus where you can experience the beauty of each season separately awaits you. Gebze Technical University campus is a breathing campus with its 1.5 km2 green area and faculty buildings that do not disturb the natural texture.
The students have the opportunity to improve themselves in line with their interests with approximately 300 activities organized by 35 student societies throughout the year. Gebze Technical University life filled with career days, Entrepreneurship Summits, Science and Technology Days, concerts and similar events awaits the students.
Gebze Technical University can be reached easily by public transportation vehicles coming from both Istanbul and Kocaeli directions to the campus. With the completion of the Marmaray line, which has two stations within the campus, it will be much easier to reach the campus.
The city offers different types of options for the students. There are state and private dormitories. The state dormitory is located in Gebze Technical University Main Campus. Also, there are many private dormitories and aparts in the city center. Apart from dormitories and aparts, the suitable flats can be preffered.
The primary purpose of the School of Foreign Languages is to enable students who are new to Gebze Technical University with insufficient English knowledge to acquire their basic language skills through an intensive and high-quality education program and enable them to continue their undergraduate education effectively. In addition, the university acts with the mission of preparing an educational environment where the students can acquire and develop the language skills that may be required in their professional lives at the end of their university education.
The library serves in an indoor area of 4.177 square meters in Cayirova Campus. The Library Collection, which has developed rapidly in recent years, consists of 18,282 printed books, 4,654 printed theses, 216,343 electronic books, 46 databases, 55,923 electronic periodicals, 792 CDs, VCDs and DVDs.
University Website: https://www.gtu.edu.tr/
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