Biruni University is one of the most powerful Turkish universities in the heart of Istanbul. The university was established to contribute to the academic community and practical life through theoretical and applied scientific studies, and to apply the principles of thinking and action in a scientific way through research and development. The university also seeks more cooperation with universities in Europe, America, Asia, the Middle East and Africa by attending international conferences and exhibitions.
The university has more than 6.000 students in different specialties in 6 colleges, the most prominent of which are the colleges of medical specialties (medicine, dentistry, pharmacy) that the university is distinguished by, in addition to one professional school for health services.
It is worth noting that the name of the university is inspired by the name of the great scientist Abu Al-Rayhan Al-Biruni, who was famous for his knowledge and contribution in many fields, especially in medicine, pharmacology, astronomy, mathematics, physics, geography and history. The purpose of choosing that name was to immortalize the name of that scientist who carved his name into history with his knowledge and ideas, and to require him and walk in his footsteps towards providing more constructive ideas and sciences that contribute to the development of society.
To be an innovative and pioneering university in various specialties, and medical specialties in particular
To be considered an important reference in Turkey and around the world in the fields of education and research
To provide world-class education and services that produce information and knowledge in every area of health
Develop students' applied skills and respect for societal values
Continuing progress and growth at all practical and theoretical levels, to equip young people with knowledge and ways to deal with global development and technology, while respecting moral values, to graduate researchers qualified for the advancement of society
To have an effective and major role in the field of medicine and its various branches
Training of highly qualified researchers and academics who will conduct research on various health problems
Focusing on research and development in the field of health and contribution to production
Commitment to a system of fair performance evaluation that encourages faculty members to develop themselves
Attracting students who are excelling in science, support them, and encourage their achievement
Providing students with different peoples' cultures and gaining the largest amount of practical experiences through student exchange programs in which the university participates, such as the Erasmus program.
Ensuring the highest level of education with qualified trainers in specialized health branches in cooperation with the Higher Education Council
Directing students to research projects beginning in the first year
Advantages of studying at the University of Biruni
The university works to provide effective services that contribute to the advancement and development of society in the fields of education, health and culture
It has an experienced and qualified teaching staff and the number of teachers reaches 300 teachers
The university is located in the center of Istanbul, and is easily accessible (Marmaray Kazlicesme station, walking distance to Cevizlibag metro station, near Eurasian Tunnel)
Under the supervision of faculty members, advanced, comprehensive and diverse study programs are designed to provide students with the opportunity to work on various projects, acquire a culture of research, explore individual talents, and graduate competencies.
It provides students with many international opportunities by developing cooperation with leading international health institutions in the field of education
It owns advanced technology hospitals, as it is a specialized university in the field of health sciences
It includes science and research laboratories equipped with the latest technology
It has a comprehensive library of various references and multidisciplinary books
The university is committed to making modern changes and developments in science and technology in the field of health in the educational and training stages
It has a job center that aims to help students and graduates plan their academic and professional goals and give them the necessary information in line with their career goals and personal characteristics.
The university provides cultural, artistic and sports activities for students, faculty and administrators, with the aim of contributing to the development of their personalities, as there are many clubs and student societies at the University of Pirone. Examples include:
The Society for Brain Research, Science and Research, the Red Crescent and the Biomedical Community
Professional Communities: Society for Academic, Social and Sports Activities, Society for Nutrition and Dietetics, Community Entrepreneurship, Medical Students Association and Social Work Community
Social Societies: Peyronie Volunteer Society, Martial Arts Society, Photography Society, Animal Rights Society, Islamic Research Society, Camping and Travel Society, and Music Society