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Istanbul University
İstanbul Üniversitesi
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Latin: Universitas Constantinopolis
Motto "Leadership in Higher Education for Centuries"
Established 1453/1846/1933
Type Public University
Rector Prof. Dr. Mahmut Ak
Admin. staff 6,000
Undergraduates 86,092
Postgraduates 12,000
Location Istanbul, Turkey
41°00′46.93″N 28°57′49.95″E / 41.0130361°N 28.963875°E / 41.0130361; 28.963875Coordinates: 41°00′46.93″N 28°57′49.95″E / 41.0130361°N 28.963875°E / 41.0130361; 28.963875
Campus Beyazıt Campus
Vezneciler Campus
Avcılar Campus
Bahçeköy Campus
Çapa Campus
Cerrahpaşa Campus
Kadıköy Campus
Founder Mehmed II (1453)
Abdülmecid I (1846)
Abdülaziz I (1870)
Abdülhamid II (1900)
Mehmed V (1912)
M. K. Atatürk (1933)
Colors

     Green

     Yellow
Affiliations Coimbra Group
EUA
UNIMED

Istanbul University (Turkish: İstanbul Üniversitesi) is a Turkish university in Istanbul.

The main campus is close to Beyazıt Square in Fatih, the capital district of the province, on the European side of the city.


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