When Are Universities Opening in Turkey?

When Are Universities Opening in Turkey?

Thousands of students are questioning when universities will open and when they will start face-to-face education. After the earthquakes in Kahramanmaraş, distance education decision was taken in universities. In his last statement, YÖK President Özvar stated that universities may soon switch to the hybrid education period. So when will universities open, has the date been determined?

The opening date of universities is on the agenda of thousands of students. University students who want to continue their education life face to face are wondering when universities will open. The President of YÖK, Erol Özvar, announced that they have completed their studies on universities with a statement he made recently. So when will universities open, has the date been determined?

Universities Opening in Turkey


YÖK President Erol Özvar made statements about the opening date of universities. Özvar said in a statement;

“We completed our work in April to switch to face-to-face education. If President Erdogan gives instructions, we can switch to face-to-face and hybrid education at universities next month.”

According to this; Having completed its studies on universities, YÖK will resume face-to-face education in universities in April if President Erdoğan gives instructions.


After the earthquake in Kahramanmaraş, YÖK announced that the 2022-2023 academic year will be conducted with online education until the next announcement.

The distance education decision will be reviewed at the beginning of April 2023. If the conditions are suitable, YÖK will evaluate the blended (hybrid) teaching methods.

Gül Demirci

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