Dean’s Message

The mission of Koç University, College of Sciences is to educate future leaders who can design strategies based on scientific principles and to do cutting-edge research with high impact. We educate our undergraduate and graduate students with highest ethical and professional standards, with appreciation of life-long learning and growth and with interdisciplinary perspective in addition to in-depth fundamental knowledge. Our criteria of success is not only to attract the best students, but also to create opportunities for our students to improve themselves so that our graduates are the top choice of both industry and academia. For this, we include our students starting from their first year as researchers in our ongoing projects that find answers to important scientific questions and combine fundamental science and applications by interdisciplinary approaches.

In these pages, you can find the research areas of our excellent faculty members who inspire our students by encouraging them to think and question, and the details of our technical and laboratory infrastructure that allow our students and faculty members to realize their ideas in creating fundamental scientific knowledge and new leading technologies. Prospective undergraduate and graduate students; prospective faculty members & instructors; and those who would like to collaborate synergistically in teaching, research and service to society at-large, please contact us:

Prof. H. Funda Yağcı Acar
Dean, College of Sciences