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WHY

EUROPE

Ø  Turkey is a Bridge Country, connecting the East to the West both geographically and culturally, offering a unique cultural experience

Ø  Europe’s 6th largest economy with low cost of living and studying

ASIA

TURKEY?

Ø  A multitude of incredible touristic attractions, waiting to be discovered! 〉

Ø  Scholarship opportunities! Ø  A rich culture and varied gastronomy to taste

Ø  A young, dynamic, safe , warm and welcoming atmosphere 2


AGU IN THE OF TURKEY Istanbul

1h20 by plane

45 min from AGU

Ankara

4h by bus

Izmir

Cappadocia

1h30 by plane

Erciyes Mt.

Antalya

1h10 by plane

Mersin

30 min from AGU

4h by car

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AGU IN THE OF TURKEY KAYSERI §  §  §  §  § 

Silk Road stage and trade center Cradle of civilizations – Hittites, Phrygians, Romans, Seljuk Turks, Ottomans Industrial and Entrepreneurial Hub Hometown of prominent statesmen and administrators (such as President Abdullah Gül…) Touristic center


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KAYSERI & ITS REGION

Kayseri Cit/ Center

Archeology Museum

Talas

Grand Bazaar

Hunat Hatun Madrasa

Mazakaland

Kayseri Forum

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AGU

KAYSERI & ITS REGION

Outside of Kayseri

Erciyes Ski Resort

Bird’s Paradise

Cappadocia

Paragliding on Mt Ali

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AGU

KAYSERI & ITS REGION

Kayseri GastConomy

Mantı

Pide

Pastırma

Sucuklu Yumurta

Yağlama

Sigara Böreği

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AGU HISTORY ›  State University supported by a private foundation (AGUV), Shaped by 600+ contributors from universities and NGOs to companies. ›  1st hybrid model University in Turkey (State University supported by a private, philanthropic Foundation) ›  Named after prominent Kayseri citizen and 11th president of the Turkish Republic, Abdullah Gül ›  Formally inaugurated on July 21st, 2010

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AGU VISION & MISSION

Vision

«To be a prestigious international university that: §  has internalized innovation and creativity §  produces information §  and contributes to the science and society at a high level by transforming information to value»

AGU, as a research university seeking solutions to global challenges through partnerships and learner-centered approaches, aims to:

›  Develop individuals who can shape the future ›  Convert knowledge into value through partnerships ›  Embrace solution-seeking for global challenges.

Mission

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AGU

A NEW GENERATION UNIVERSITY

AGU as a «New Generation Universit/»

New Generation

Focus on Education 〉 Creating Professionals

Focus on Education & Research 〉 Creating Professionals & Scientists

Focus on Education, Research & KnowHow Exploitation for the beneBit of SOCIETY 〉 Creating Professionals, Researchers & Entrepreneurs

1st Gen

2nd Gen

Interdisciplinary Research and Curricula Hands-on Training Strong collaboraBon with CorporaBons, InsBtuBons and Industries Social Entrepreneurship (unique Global Challenges Core Curriculum) 100% English EducaBon 10


AGU FACTS & FIGURES

1116

211

6:1

9 Grad

8 Undergrad

1

2

3

4

Number of StIdents

Staff & Facult/ Members

ProgCams

StIdent / Academician ratio

12% graduate 88% undergraduate

With 20% International teaching staff

17 programs, 5 Faculties, English Prep program (AGUSL)

For an optimized classroom experience

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AGU FACTS & FIGURES

280.000 m²

+20. 000

5

6

7

8

100%

Total Campus Area

Books

Periodical subscriptions

English taught courses

¾ covered by greenery

Currently available in our library

Via access to 26 electronic networks and research databases 16


AGU FACTS & FIGURES

+50 NATIONALITIES ON CAMPUS

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AGU IN THE RANKINGS

AGU RANKED AMONG THE TOP * TURKISH STATE UNIVERSITIES

›  Architecture #5 ›  Electrical & Electronics Engineering #5 ›  Molecular Biology & Genetics #5 ›  Computer Engineering #5 ›  Business Administration #6 ›  Civil Engineering #7 ›  Mechanical Engineering #8 ›  Industrial Engineering #10 *Based on applicants'’ results for the 2017 National University Entrance Exam (ÖSYM)

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AGU PROGRAMS BACHELOR PROGRAM 4 YEARS

MASTER PROGRAM 2 YEARS

PHD PROGRAM 4 YEARS

Electrical and Electronics Engineering Industrial Engineering Civil Engineering Mechanical Engineering Computer Engineering Electrical and Computer Engineering Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology Materials Science and Mechanical Eng Architecture Business Administration Molecular Biology & Genetics / Bioengineering

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AGU GLOBAL CHALLENGES CORE CURRICULUM The University’s unique new Core Curriculum is designed to give students the key understanding on the Global Challenges of tomorrow and how to tackle them, as well as to develop their personal, entrepreneurial and civic skills as students of a New Generation University. The new AGU Global Challenges Core Curriculum (GCCC) will feature a total of 6 different courses taught throughout the four Undergraduate academic years and focusing on topics such as: §  Innovation and Entrepreneurship §  Migration §  Health §  Sustainability §  Democracy

Students and Professors forego the traditional classroom setting in favor of an open hall, encouraging group discussions and active participation of students.

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AGU GLOBAL CHALLENGES CORE CURRICULUM In order to prepare them for the challenges of tomorrow and to build their education on a strong knowledge foundation... ... All AGU students throughout their education at the University are also encouraged to develop Intellectual Skills and Abilities:

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Writing Critical thinking Quantitative reasoning Oral communication IntercultIral skills Infor_ation literacy Ethical reasoning Civic engagement Application and integCation of lear`ing Research skills 21


AGU WHERE AGU FACULTY MEMBERS STUDIED

USA Souther` Califor`ia, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas Massachussebs, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Utah, Virginia, Wisconsin

EUROPE

France, Ger_any, Italy, Russia, Turkey, United Kingdom

ASIA

AustCalia Japan South Korea


AGU AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Assist.Prof. Dr. Evren Mutlugen 2014 Science Academy Distinguished Young Scientist Award (2-year research grant)

2014 FABED (Feyzi Akkaya Science Foundation) Eser Tümen Outstanding Young Scientist Award

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hakan Usta 2014 Science Academy Distinguished Young Scientist Award (2-year research grant)

Assist.Prof. Dr. HümeyCa Çağlayan, Associate Prof. Dr. ÇağCı Güngör Turkish Academy of Sciences ( TÜBA) 2013 Outstanding Young Scientist Award

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zubeyir Çınkır 2013 TÜBİTAK* Incentive Award

(*The Scientinic And Technological Research Council Of Turkey)


AGU AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Prof. Dr. Yusuf Baran Young Researcher Project Support Award (Dr. Aysun-Ahmet Küçükel Medicine Awards)

Assist. Prof. Dr. HümeyCa Çağlayan 2015 L'Oréal Turkey Research Science Woman Award

Assoc. Prof Dr Ünal Şen Granted support by TÜBITAK* for his project on «New Boron Materials and Manufacturing Technologies»

Assist. Prof. İlker Erdem METU Institute of Social Sciences’ PhD Dissertation of the Year Award

2013 Çiğdem Tansel Publishing Award


AGU AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zübeyir Çınkır 2015 Sedat Simavi Award

Assist. Prof. Dr. Evren Mutlugen Elected Member of the Global Young Academy

Assis. Prof. Dr. HümeyCa Çağlayan Receives BAGEP* Award by Science Academy *Young Scientist Awards Program

Research Assistant Yağ_ur Kiraz Receives “Health Security Futures” Fellowship


AGU AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

AGU Sümer Campus ArchitectIre Project Awarded among Best Buildings of Turkey at the National Architecture Exhibition and Awards

Assoc. Prof. Dr. ÇağCı Güngör and Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hakan Usta Receive “Young Scientist Awards of the Heroes of Science Association

Assis. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Aypen Elected Member of the Advisory Board at the Turkish Healthy Cities Association

Abdullah Gül Universit/ – StIdent Satisfaction AGU ranks 3rd among State University and 7th overall in “National University Satisfaction Survey”

(with participation of 10.894 students from 174 universities)


AGU AWARDS & ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Prof. Dr. Yusuf Baran Elected Executive Member of the Young Afniliates Network within the World Academy of Sciences

E-books wriben by Assoc. Prof. Dr. FarIk Keçeci

And by Prof. Marco Ceccarelli (University of Cassino and South Latium) on Robotics Engineering among most downloaded books in the nield

AGU Sümer Campus Nominated for 2017 European Union Mies Van der Rohe Architecture Award

Assis. Prof. Dr. Evren Mutlugen Receives First Prize at the Newton-Katip Çelebi Fund Program of the Royal Academy of Engineering (UK)


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RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE AGU aims to be a research oriented university with well-equipped laboratories and research centers for multi-disciplinary researches and specially emphasized graduate studies.

Research IntastCIctIre

Main Research Focus

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Materials Science and Nanotechnology

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New Generation Composites

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General Lab

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Nanocomposite Materials

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Analysis Lab

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Biomaterials

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Brain/Nerve Engineering Lab

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Biomedical Equitments

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Biomedical Signal and Image Processing Lab

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Tissue Engineering

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Tissue Culture Lab

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Renewable Energy Resource and Technologies

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Material Synthesis Lab

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Human-Computer Interaction

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Data Mining

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Material Characterization Lab

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Bioinformatics

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Microbiology and Genetics Lab

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Sustainable and Smart Cities

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High Performance Computing Lab

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AGU CENTERS & INSTITUTES

AGU Academy Life Long Learning Center

YOUTH FACTORY 〉

COUNSELLING & DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Contributes to the

Psychological and social

the right information,

collaboration between AGU

development activities

training, support, guidance

and governmental or

(consultancy and life skill

and international network

private institutions, non-

courses)

enabling them to have a

Empowers Youth through

governmental

real positive impact on

organizations and

their lives, others and

international associations

society.

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AGU CAMPUS FACILITIES

Comfortably furnished…

Basketball/Volleyball Courts

On-Campus Canteen...

...and equipped Dorms

Rich Library

...and Cafés

Modern Classrooms

Ping Pong Tables

Billiard Tables

Lounging & Study Areas

Football Fields

On-Campus Fitness Center

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AGU CAMPUS & DORMS GREEN NEW ON-CAMPUS FURNISHED SEMI-PRIVATE BATHROOM LAUNDRY ROOM SPORTS FACILITIES


AGU INCENTIVES FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

›  Full scholarship (covering 100% of the tuition fees) for the top 10% of our fulldegree international students. ›  Academic Advisor

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›  Constant support and help from the International Ofbice ›  Informative and Fun Welcome Program (95% approval rate from past international students) ›  Airport Pick-up at the start of the Welcome Program ›  Fun Activities and Outings ›  Free access to all the AGU facilities and services (Health, Sports, Clubs, International Programs, etc.)

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AGU

INTERNATIONAL PARTNERS

AMERICA -  -  -  -  -  - 

Universidad Internacional – MEXICO IIT College of Architecture – USA University of Central Florida – USA Central Washington University – USA Salem State University – USA Missouri University of Science and Technology – USA

ASIA -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  -  - 

EUROPE

-  University of Applied Arts Vienna – AUSTRIA -  Ghent University – BELGIUM -  InternaBonal University of Sarajevo – BOSNIA & HERZEGOVINA -  University of Zagreb – CROATIA -  University of Rijeka – CROATIA -  Technical University of Ostrava – CZECH REPUBLIC -  Czech Technical University in Prague – CZECH REPUBLIC -  Brno University of Technology – CZECH REPUBLIC -  University of Helsinki – FINLAND -  Brest Business School – FRANCE -  ENSAS (Ecole Normale Superieure d'Architecture de Strasbourg) – FRANCE -  Telecom SudParis – FRANCE -  University of Troyes – FRANCE -  University of Nantes – FRANCE -  University of Erlangen – GERMANY -  PFH Private Hochschule Göjngen – GERMANY -  FH Münster University of Applied Sciences – GERMANY -  Piraeus University of Applied Science – GREECE -  University of Aegean – GREECE -  NaBonal Technical University of Athens – GREECE

ADA University – AZERBAIJAN Khazar University – AZERBAIJAN Daffodil InternaBonal University – BANGLADESH Chitkara University – INDIA Manav Rachna EducaBonal InsBtuBons – INDIA SVKM'S NMIMS – INDIA VELTECH Dr. RR & Dr. SR University – INDIA University of Indonesia – INDONESIA Sharif University of Technology – IRAN Iran University of Science and Technology – IRAN Alzhara University – IRAN Almaty Technological University – KAZAKHSTAN University of Malaya – MALAYSIA University of Technology MARA – MALAYSIA Iqra University – PAKISTAN InsBtute of Business Management – PAKISTAN University of Ulsan – SOUTH KOREA Catholic University of Korea – SOUTH KOREA Incheon NaBonal University – SOUTH KOREA SolBridge InternaBonal School of Business – SOUTH KOREA Shih Chien University – TAIWAN NaBonal Taiwan University of Science and Technology – TAIWAN NaBonal University of Kaohsiung – TAIWAN Prince of Songkla University – THAILAND

-  Budapest University of Technology and Economics – HUNGARY -  University of Siena – ITALY -  Polytechnic University of Bari – ITALY -  Kaunas University of Technology – LITHUANIA -  Maastricht School of Management – THE NETHERLANDS -  Near East University – NORTHERN CYPRUS -  UTP University of Science and Technology in Bydgoszcz – POLAND -  Adam Mickiewicz University – POLAND -  University of Minho – PORTUGAL -  Alexandru Ioan Cuza University – ROMANIA -  ITMO University – RUSSIA -  Saint Petersburg Electrotechnical University “LETI” – RUSSIA -  Polytechnic University of Catalonia – SPAIN -  Camilo José Cela University – SPAIN -  University of Murcia – SPAIN -  University of Seville – SPAIN -  Polytechnic University of Cartagena – SPAIN -  University of South Wales – UK

OCEANIA

-  University of Wollongong – AUSTRALIA -  Otago Polytechnic – NEW ZEALAND

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AGU

INTERNATIONAL INVOLVEMENT

›  StCategic Parp`erships

›  Inter`ational Accreditations

›  Inter`ational Process

European Voluntary Service (EVS)

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AGU ACADEMIC CALENDAR 2017 - 2018

FALL SEMESTER

SPRING SEMESTER

Faculty

Faculty

September 18, 2017 – January 13, 2018

February 05, 2018 – June 02, 2018

AGUSL

AGUSL

September 18, 2017 – January 13, 2018

February 05, 2018 – June 02, 2018

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*For 2017/2018

AGU

UNDERGRADUATE TUITION FEES*

AGU offers a clear and simple Full Package SCHOOL OF LEADERSHIP & MANAGEMENT

TUITION

+

HOUSING

+

2475TRY

2310 TRY

HEALTH INSURANCE

1820 $ / year

855TRY

SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING and SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE and SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES

TUITION 3057 TRY

+

HOUSING 2475 TRY

+

HEALTH INSURANCE

1600 $ / year

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AGU HOW TO APPLY

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Learn more about our programs and application process on intofeice.agu.edu.tr

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Check our Undergraduate and Graduate requirements under intoffice.agu.edu.tr > «Apply to AGU»

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Submit your online applicaBon on our Student InformaBon System (SIS) sis.agu.edu.tr

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For Graduate candidates: meet with your program coordinator for an applicaBon interview


AGU REQUIRED DOCUMENTS

List of documents required for UndergCaduate Applications at AGU*

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High School Diploma

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Exam score document

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Application form (to be completed online**, a printed version shall be submitted by the candidate during enrollment)

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Photocopy of passport identity page

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High School transcript

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Proof of English Probiciency (TOEFL or AGU IMS exam)

*A full list of requiremens can be found under intofnice.agu.edu.tr « Apply to AGU » **Follow the instructions in the « Apply to AGU » section of our website


AGU CONTACT

Emeric Abrignani Head of the International Ofnice +90 (352) 224 8800 emeric.abrignani@agu.edu.tr

+90 (352) 224 8800 Ext: 7251

intoffice@agu.edu.tr

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Join AGU Now ! Next Application Periods Undergraduate (for Fall 2018): 13 November 2017– August 3rd, 2018

Graduate (for Spring 2018): 13 November 2017 – 03 January 2018 Graduate (for Fall 2018): [12 February-23 May] & [28 May-18 July] 2018 1st Call 2nd Call

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AGU - New Generation University 2017  

Official presentation of the Abdullah Gül University (AGU), a 100% English medium, New Generation State University in Kayseri, Turkey.

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