Kocaeli University

Kocaeli - Turkey

KOU - Kocaeli University (Kocaeli Üniversitesi)

Kocaeli University, founded in 1992 is a Non-Profit Public University in Kocaeli (Turkey).


Kocaeli having a population of about 5 Million, is an important city/region of Turkey. The native language of the people of Kocaeli is Turkish However; people have an understanding of English. The University is located in Sub-Urban area of Kocaeli.

KOU - Kocaeli University is officially accredited and/or affiliated and/or recognized by: YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu.

Kocaeli University is ranked at 24 in Turkey where as World Rank is 1987. The university offers Diploma/Certificate, Bachelor Degree, Master Degree, Doctorate Degree, programs in various disciplines. The University offers Need and Merit baesd Financial Aid (Scholarships).

The University offers Diploma/Certificate, Bachelor - under-graduate, Master - graduate (MS), Doctorate - post-graduate (PhD) degree programs in many fields of study including Arts and Humanities, Business/Administration Sciences, Letter, Language, and Culture, Health Sciences, Engineering and Engineering Sciences, Natural Sciences, Agriculture, Education, Religious Studies/Theology, Dentistry, Communication, Law, Information Technology, Space Sciences, Oceanography, and more.

Turkey's first campus projected Umuttepe Campus is one of Turkey's and the world's No. campus. Kocaeli University campus, which has a special location in the center of nature, away from the noise of the city, with its fresh air, in an area of ​​6500 decares; It is a proud facility with its sports facilities, research, and application hospital, modern educational institutions, and social areas.


Umuttepe Merkez Yerleskesi, Izmit

41380 Kocaeli


  • Phone: +90 (262) 303 1045
  • Fax:       +90 (262) 303 1044
  • Website:     Kocaeli University
  • Country (Turkey) Rank: 24
  • World Rank: 1987

Degree Programs

Kocaeli University offers programs of the following levels:

Post Graduate

Distance Learning Programs are also available.

Academic Calendar

The academic calendar (Yearly admission time): No information available.


City Language: Turkish
People can understand English:
Campus Language: English


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Available Fields of Study

Admissions for Diploma/Certificate, Bachelor - under-graduate, Master - graduate (MS), Doctorate - post-graduate (PhD) levels are offered in the following field of studies. Click/tap the link to view the universities offering programs in this field in Kocaeli.

  • Arts and Humanities
  • Business/Administration Sciences
  • Letter, Language, and Culture
  • Health Sciences
  • Engineering and Engineering Sciences
  • Natural Sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Education
  • Religious Studies/Theology
  • Dentistry
  • Communication
  • Law
  • Information Technology
  • Space Sciences
  • Oceanography

Important: Please contact or visit the official website of Kocaeli University for updated detailed information on fields of study and degree levels currently offered; the above information is indicative only and may not be up-to-date or complete.


  • For both Males and Females (Co-education)
  • Both International and Domestic students are accepted
  • The University is Public and Non-Profit

Tuition Fee (Approximate)

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Admission Test Requirements

  • Both International and Domestic students are accepted
  • Required Admission Tests:
  • SAT
  • GMAT
  • GRE
  • ACT
  • Domestic Test Name: No Test Name Available

Important: admission policy and acceptance rate of Kocaeli University may vary by areas of study, degree level, student nationality or residence and other criteria. Please contact the Kocaeli University's Admission Office or visit official website for detailed information. the above admission information is indicative only and may not be complete or up-to-date.

Academic Calendar

The academic calendar (Yearly admission time): No information available.

Universities that train scientists and produce science in a rapidly globalizing world where international borderlines are becoming increasingly uncertain should also be universal. Therefore, Kocaeli University attaches importance to internationalization efforts.

Kocaeli University is getting closer to our goal of internationalization day by day with the bilateral agreements made by our international relations unit within our university and the programs it includes.