In 1996, with the aim of bringing innovation to university life in Turkey, with 12 academic programs and 1,000 students,founded Istanbul Bilgi University. Today it learns about 25,000 students from nearly 1,000 qualified academics. More than 24,000 graduates of Bilgi University write success stories from different points of the world. Bilgi University is the only university in Turkey which is a member of Laureate International Universities, the largest network of universities in the world. Thanks to the campuses of Bilgi University's city center, you can easily access hundreds of activities per year.