32 Best universities for Engineering in Istanbul

Below is the list of best universities in Istanbul ranked based on their research performance in Engineering. A graph of 526K citations received by 28.6K academic papers made by 32 universities in Istanbul was used to calculate publications' ratings, which then were adjusted for release dates and added to final scores.

We don't distinguish between undergraduate and graduate programs nor do we adjust for current majors offered. You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

1. Istanbul Technical University

For Engineering

#1 in Turkey
#113 in Asia
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1944

2. Yildiz Technical University

For Engineering

#6 in Turkey
#227 in Asia
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1982

3. Bogazici University

For Engineering

#8 in Turkey
#267 in Asia
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1971

4. Istanbul University

For Engineering

#10 in Turkey
#287 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

5. Koc University

For Engineering

#14 in Turkey
#340 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1992

6. Sabanci University

For Engineering

#17 in Turkey
#358 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1996

7. Marmara University

For Engineering

#23 in Turkey
#438 in Asia
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

8. Yeditepe University

For Engineering

#35 in Turkey
#703 in Asia
Enrollment
19,508
Founded
1996

9. Ozyegin University

For Engineering

#45 in Turkey
#780 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
2007

10. Galatasaray University

For Engineering

#54 in Turkey
#917 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

11. Dogus University

For Engineering

#59 in Turkey
#1016 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
1997

12. Kadir Has University

For Engineering

#68 in Turkey
#1194 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1997

13. Istanbul Kultur University

For Engineering

#75 in Turkey
#1233 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1997

14. Isik University

For Engineering

#76 in Turkey
#1240 in Asia
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1996

15. Istanbul Medipol University

For Engineering

#78 in Turkey
#1270 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2009

16. Okan University

For Engineering

#83 in Turkey
#1323 in Asia
Enrollment
12,908
Founded
1999

17. Istanbul Medeniyet University

For Engineering

#87 in Turkey
#1411 in Asia
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2010

18. Istanbul Bilgi University

For Engineering

#91 in Turkey
#1474 in Asia
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1996

19. Beykent University

For Engineering

#100 in Turkey
#1553 in Asia
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

20. Altinbas University

For Engineering

#104 in Turkey
#1602 in Asia
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
2008

21. Istanbul Commerce University

For Engineering

#105 in Turkey
#1607 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,730
Founded
2001

22. Uskudar University

For Engineering

#106 in Turkey
#1613 in Asia
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
2011

23. Maltepe University

For Engineering

#108 in Turkey
#1642 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1997

24. Istanbul Aydin University

For Engineering

#110 in Turkey
#1677 in Asia
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
2007

25. Istanbul Sehir University

For Engineering

#111 in Turkey
#1689 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2008

26. Piri Reis University

For Engineering

#112 in Turkey
#1730 in Asia
Acceptance Rate
25%
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2008

27. Bezmialem Foundation University

For Engineering

#113 in Turkey
#1739 in Asia
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2010

28. Istanbul Arel University

For Engineering

#118 in Turkey
#1815 in Asia
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
2007

29. Nisantasi University

For Engineering

#119 in Turkey
#1832 in Asia
Enrollment
20,445
Founded
2009

30. Mimar Sinan Fine Arts University

For Engineering

#122 in Turkey
#1944 in Asia
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1982

31. Halic University

For Engineering

#124 in Turkey
#1971 in Asia
Enrollment
9,500
Founded
1998

32. Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University

For Engineering

#128 in Turkey
#2045 in Asia
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
2010

Universities for Engineering near Istanbul

Distance, km
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University
Country rank
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City
40 Gebze University of Technology 20
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Gebze
87 Kocaeli University 16
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Kocaeli
88 Uludag University 31
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Bursa
119 Sakarya University 15
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Sakarya
176 Balikesir University 51
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Balikesir
184 Duzce University 46
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Duzce
188 Anadolu University 21
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Eskisehir
190 Eskisehir Osmangazi University 27
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Eskisehir
216 Trakya University 47
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Edirne
217 Abant Izzet Baysal University 55
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