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Frequently Asked Questions

You can review frequently asked questions to get further information about Maltepe University.
    • When has Maltepe University been founded?

      Having established in 1997 by Istanbul Marmara Education Foundation (İMEV) with the understanding of “Free in Thought, Contemporary in Education, Universal in Science,” today, our university has become a world-renowned university that offers educational services with 9 Faculties, 3 Institutes, 2 Schools and 1 Vocational School. 

    • Where is Maltepe University?

      Our University is located in Marmara Education Village in Cinaryolu District of Maltepe Büyükbakkalköy Neighborhood. For detailed information about transportation, please visit the link.

    • How many campuses does Maltepe University have?

      Maltepe University has one campus only. All academic units and social areas are included in Marmara Education Village, located in Maltepe.

    • How can I travel to Marmara Education Village?

      You can visit the link for detailed information about transportation to Marmara Education Village by private car and public transportation.

    • Is there any mobile application for library procedures?

      Yes, you can run your membership procedures on mobile application, named Cep Kütüphane "My Pocket Library." You can download the application from Google Play and Appstore, have access to print or electronic sources that you want, selecting Maltepe University. You can access to different library catalogues on the same program. 

    • Who can use the library?

      Our students, administrative and academic personnel can use the library. 

    • Does the library offer training programs for users?

      Yes, our library organizes trainings based on users' demands and needs. For more information about orientation and trainings, please visit our web page.

    • What are the services that library offers?

      Our library, which has been completely renovated in the summer of 2018, has a shelf capacity of 200,000 volumes and a seating area of 500 located in approximately 3,200 m² area. There are free study rooms where students can work aloud and reader computers, all connected to the Internet. All study desks have special lighting and electrical sockets. There is a wireless network connection in the library building. Maltepe University students are members of the library and can borrow books for free. With the smart library system, users can access the books that they are looking for as soon as possible and borrow quickly and easily from the loan devices. There are more than 135,000 printed and 5,000,000 electronic resources available, and the collection is constantly being improved.

    • Can we access to library off Marmara Education Village?

      Access to electronic versions and licensed databases of periodicals subscribed by the University Library is made within the framework of license agreements with companies, and access is provided only by means of IP address control. Proxy (proxy) Server has been launched by our University's Informatics Center (Internet Center) so that you can access these services from outside the campus during working hours and on holidays. The changes you need to make in your internet browser for accessing these services off-campus are explained in the link.

    • Can I get information about the foreign agreements of Maltepe University?

      As a higher education institution with an Extended Erasmus University Statement, our university has the right to participate in the Lifelong Learning / Erasmus + Program, which is included in the European Union Education and Youth Programs. Within the scope of the program, our students can participate in the learning mobility to be realized with higher education institutions that have bilateral agreements from the member states of the European Union and also internship activities that can be realized with higher education institutions or enterprises.

      Our university has accepted the goals stipulated by the Bologna Process. Necessary studies are carried out for a balance between diversity and unity, our country is also located in the European Higher Education Area (EHEA) and our students can travel easily in Europe.

      Maltepe University We have 161 Erasmus + Student Learning Agreements with 107 universities, 547 departments from 28 different countries in Europe. Click for the List of Agreements.

      Our Faculty of Fine Arts is in cooperation with international organizations such as CILECT, DOCLANDS ACADEMY, ELIA and AEHT.

      Our Vocational School is recognized as the Authorized Training Center by The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and has the authority to issue internationally valid certificates in the field of aviation. We have a strategic cooperation agreement with Cambridge International Aviation Academy (CIAA).

      Our School of Foreign Languages ​​has an international accreditation for Pearson Assured, which has been renewed every year since 2016.

      The Institute of Social Sciences has a master's degree program that offers two different international certification opportunities (IB Advanced Leadership Certificate, Body Psychotherapy Certificate).

      Click the link to see more our international agreements.

    • What does Maltepe University offer to study abroad?

      The main mission of Maltepe University, which offers all the facilities in one place, is to prepare the contemporary and enlightened people of Turkey who are active, rational thinking, studying, creating and competing in all areas to the future.

      Maltepe University also offers its students the opportunity to study abroad. EUA (European Association of Universities), TASSA (Turkish-American Association of Scientists and Academics), IMHE (OECD Higher Education Program), Erasmus mobility programs, exchange programs with many universities around the world, dual diploma options and minor certificates are also an indication of our university's international recognition.

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