38 Best universities for Political Science in Turkey

Below is the list of best universities in Turkey ranked based on their research performance in Political Science. A graph of 36.5K citations received by 6.36K academic papers made by 38 universities in Turkey 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. Bilkent University

For Political Science

#34 in Asia
#514 in the World
Enrollment
11,701
Founded
1984

2. Koc University

For Political Science

#44 in Asia
#564 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
8,500
Founded
1992

3. Middle East Technical University

For Political Science

#49 in Asia
#592 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1956

4. Bogazici University

For Political Science

#53 in Asia
#614 in the World
Enrollment
17,500
Founded
1971

5. Ankara University

For Political Science

#96 in Asia
#903 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1946

6. Hacettepe University

For Political Science

#99 in Asia
#920 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
44,937
Male:Female
44:56
Founded
1967

7. Sabanci University

For Political Science

#105 in Asia
#950 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1996

8. Istanbul University

For Political Science

#106 in Asia
#953 in the World
Acceptance Rate
57%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1933

9. Marmara University

For Political Science

#135 in Asia
#1077 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

10. Istanbul Bilgi University

For Political Science

#136 in Asia
#1087 in the World
Enrollment
22,500
Founded
1996

11. Anadolu University

For Political Science

#169 in Asia
#1228 in the World
Acceptance Rate
5%
Enrollment
4,678
Founded
1982

12. Gazi University

For Political Science

#171 in Asia
#1236 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

13. Dokuz Eylul University

For Political Science

#192 in Asia
#1312 in the World
Enrollment
65,020
Founded
1982

14. Sakarya University

For Political Science

#208 in Asia
#1365 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1992

15. Istanbul Technical University

For Political Science

#213 in Asia
#1385 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1944

16. Cukurova University

For Political Science

#253 in Asia
#1534 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1973

17. Yildiz Technical University

For Political Science

#266 in Asia
#1576 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1982

18. Izmir University of Economics

For Political Science

#272 in Asia
#1613 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
9,322
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
2001

19. Selcuk University

For Political Science

#278 in Asia
#1638 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1975

20. Mugla University

For Political Science

#280 in Asia
#1646 in the World
Enrollment
37,500
Founded
1992

21. Kadir Has University

For Political Science

#293 in Asia
#1686 in the World
Acceptance Rate
55%
Enrollment
6,500
Founded
1997

22. Yasar University

For Political Science

#310 in Asia
#1729 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
10,423
Founded
2001

23. Baskent University

For Political Science

#325 in Asia
#1780 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
1994

24. Akdeniz University

For Political Science

#346 in Asia
#1843 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1982

25. Eskisehir Osmangazi University

For Political Science

#352 in Asia
#1864 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
27,500
Founded
1993

26. Uludag University

For Political Science

#357 in Asia
#1882 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1975

27. Suleyman Demirel University

For Political Science

#359 in Asia
#1889 in the World
Acceptance Rate
85%
Enrollment
41,647
Male:Female
49:51
Founded
1992

28. Karadeniz Technical University

For Political Science

#381 in Asia
#1951 in the World
Acceptance Rate
15%
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1955

29. Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University

For Political Science

#389 in Asia
#1986 in the World
Enrollment
42,500
Founded
1992

30. Yeditepe University

For Political Science

#392 in Asia
#1994 in the World
Enrollment
19,508
Founded
1996

31. TOBB Economics and Technology University

For Political Science

#408 in Asia
#2038 in the World
Enrollment
5,500
Founded
2003

32. Ege University

For Political Science

#424 in Asia
#2077 in the World
Enrollment
65,082
Founded
1955

33. Galatasaray University

For Political Science

#437 in Asia
#2113 in the World
Enrollment
4,500
Founded
1994

34. Istanbul Medeniyet University

For Political Science

#473 in Asia
#2220 in the World
Enrollment
2,500
Founded
2010

35. Kocaeli University

For Political Science

#482 in Asia
#2237 in the World
Enrollment
45,000
Founded
1992

36. Istanbul Medipol University

For Political Science

#508 in Asia
#2301 in the World
Enrollment
12,500
Founded
2009

37. Beykent University

For Political Science

#532 in Asia
#2356 in the World
Enrollment
32,500
Founded
1997

38. Istanbul Commerce University

For Political Science

#545 in Asia
#2385 in the World
Acceptance Rate
95%
Enrollment
2,730
Founded
2001

The best cities to study Political Science in Turkey based on the number of universities and their ranks are Ankara, Istanbul, Eskisehir, and Izmir.