World League
Yildiz Technical University

Turkey

Be?ikta?, 34349 ?stanbul, Turkey

680 World
rank
12 Country
rank
Foundation year:
1911
Short name:
YTU
Type:
Public
Students:
31270
Faculty:
1090
Faculty/Students Ratio:
29
:
1
Web-site:
www.yildiz.edu.tr
Region:
Asia
Location:
Istanbul
  Dimension Rank Score
Overall 680 22.003
Teaching 656 17.837
Research 602 24.427
International Diversity 654 16.869
Financial Sustainability 646 29.881
Additional Rankings Rank Score
Reputation Rankings 569 18.614
Research Perfomance Rankings 557 31.540
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TEACHING
World Rank: 656
Country rank: 12
Score: 17.837
League: World League
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name
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40 %
Academic staff per students 20 %
Academic staff per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per academic staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per bachelor degrees awarded 20 %
World teaching reputation 20 %
RESEARCH
World Rank: 602
Country rank: 9
Score: 24.427
League: World League
Dimension
weight
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name
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weight
40 %
Citations per academic and research staff 20 %
Doctoral degrees awarded per admitted PhD 20 %
Normalized citation impact 20 %
Papers per academic and research staff 20 %
World research reputation 20 %
INTERNATIONAL DIVERSITY
World Rank: 654
Country rank: 10
Score: 16.869
League: World League
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name
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10 %
Share of international academic staff 20 %
Share of international students 20 %
Share of international co-authored papers 20 %
Reputation outside region 20 %
International level 20 %
FINANCIAL SUSTAINABILITY
World Rank: 646
Country rank: 10
Score: 29.881
League: World League
Dimension
weight
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name
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weight
10 %
Institutional income per academic staff 20 %
Institutional income per students 20 %
Papers per research income 20 %
Research income per academic and research staff 20 %
Research income per institutional income 20 %

Overview

Yildiz Technical University is one of the seven government universities situated in Istanbul besides being the 3rd oldest university of Turkey with its history dating back to 1911.It is regarded as one of the best universities in the country as well. Our university has 10 Faculties, 2 Institutes, the Vocational School of Higher Education, the Vocational School for National Palaces and Historical Buildings, the Vocational School for Foreign Languages and more than 25,000 students.

Mission Statement

YTU's mission is to create a university which pioneers education, scientific research, technological development and artistic work aimed at the progress of society and the increase of the quality of life within an understanding of national and international solidarity; and educates creative, enterprising, questioning and ethical students equipped with universal values, who constantly renew themselves, aim for lifelong learning and are capable of analysis and synthesis.