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Let’s get to know together first which city the University of Tarsus is located in?

About the city:

The city of Mersin is located in Turkey and is known for its famous coast on the Mediterranean Sea, as the city's coast is one of the most important tourist destinations in it, as well as it includes many landmarks that attract tourists from all over the world, and it is a city with remarkable urban beauty with important tourist attractions and ancient historical monuments.

Among its most important tourist attractions: 

  • The ancient city of Tarsus

  • Mersin Coast

  • Tarsus Museum

  • Mersin Museum

The city can be reached by daily trips by public transport from Ankara and Istanbul, it is about 10 hours away from Istanbul, and about 5 and a half hours away from Ankara.

About the University:


Tarsus University was established in 2018, in the Turkish city of Mersin, about 30 minutes away from the city center by transportation.

This university is characterized by its low fees, and it also accepts a large number of international students every year and has won an advanced ranking among universities with its bachelor's, master's and doctoral programs, and it currently includes about 7 colleges and a number of institutes and research and application centers. 


It aims to be a respected university that produces scientific solutions to national and regional problems, contributes to the development of social welfare and spreads human values.

Features of Tarsus University

  1. It accepts large numbers of international students each year.

  2. Low fees.

Disadvantages of Tarsus University

  1. It does not provide any medical specialties.

  2. Priority in admission is given to students who possess a YÖS test

  3. Registration for the secondary school certificate alone is not accepted unless there are still vacancies.

Study Medicine at Tarsus University

The university does not have medical specialties.

Study Engineering at Tarsus University

There are many engineering majors at theuniversity, including:

  • Computer Engineering

  • Aerospace Engineering

  • Industrial Engineering

30% are taught in English.

Master's study in Tarsus

The university offers many master's programs for its students, and international students can continue their master's degree after fulfilling the required requirements.

YÖS University of Tarsus

The university does not hold its own YÖS test, but accepts all other universities' YÖS certificates.

It also gives priority in admission to YÖS certificate holders.

Certificates accepted at Tarsus University include

  • Secondary school certificates issued by foreign ministries of education, if vacancies remain.

  • YÖS certificate.

  • SAT certificate.

  • International Baccalaureate.

Note: Priority in admission is for YÖS certificate holders.

Study in English at Tarsus University

The university teaches most of its majors in Turkish, and it also teaches some majors in both English and Turkish, such as:

  • Mechanical Engineering

  • Basic Engineering Sciences

  • Computer Engineering

Turkish Language Study at the University

International students can study Turkish at the Tomer centers available at the university.

Research centers at Tarsus University

The university includes a number of research and application centers, including:

  • Advanced and Smart Manufacturing Technologies Application and Research Center

  • Center for Urban Studies Applications and Research

  • Continuing Education Applications and Research Center

  • Turkish Language Teaching Applications and Research Center

  • Center for Research, International Trade and Logistics

  • Education Applications and Research Center About BCount

Faculties available at Tarsus University

  • Faculty of Aeronautics and Astronautics

  • Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences

  • College of Humanities and Social Sciences

  • Faculty of Engineering

  • College of Health Sciences

  • Faculty of Technology

  • Collegeof Applied Sciences

Institutes at Tarsus University

  • High School of Education.

Study fees at Tarsus University:

The cost of the available majors ranges between (200 to 400) dollars. The cost of majors taught in English is always higher than others.

Admission to Tarsus University:

The university gives priority to admission to students holding YÖS or SAT certificates, and in case of vacant seats, it accepts students with high school certificates.

Documents required to register at the university:

  • A certified and translated copy of the secondary school certificate.

  • A copy of your passport or ID.

  • A personal photo with a blue or white background.

  • Certificate of SAT or YÖS, if any.

Note: The university gives priority to admission to students holding YÖS or SAT certificates.

The University in Words

  • Country: Turkey

  • City: Mersin

  • Sector: Public

  • Establishment Date: 2018

  • Local ranking: 170

  • World ranking: 10007

  • Erasmus Program: Exists

  • Student housing: Exists

  • Central Library: Exists

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