Halic University, which was established in accordance with the law numbered 4324 published in Official Gazette dated 14th January, 1998, started to give education service in 23rd November, 1998. In the foundation law of Halic University there takes place the Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Faculty of Business Administration, Faculty of Engineering, the Conservatory, School of Nursing, School of Physical Education and Sports, School of Fisheries and Aquaculture, and Institute of Health Sciences.
In the process of rapid growth of the university Institute of Natural Sciences and Institute of Social Sciences, Faculty of Fine Arts and Faculty of Architecture are established with the cabinet decisions numbered 2002 / 4306, 2003 / 6330 and 2006 / 10372 respectively.
Haliç University has a total student body of 2825 – 2562 undergraduate and 263 graduate in the 2006-2007 academic year.
The Vision of Our University
As Haliç University, our basis of existance, our vision is:
To give priority to the quality of education
To fulfill the requirements of the information age
To be recognized internationally and to be able to compete on international standards
To expose the positive effects of the interdisciplinary and interinstitutional synergy
To give importance to teamwork and participation; to communicate effectively and collaborate with our partners
To educate creative, enterprising, inquisitive, socially conscious, qualified young people of the future, who adhere to national and universal ethic and moral principles, who are united with the theory, practice and technology and who contribute to the peace and welfare of our country and the world.
The Mission Statement
Our vision and purpose is to take our place among the world’s higher education institutions as a prestigious university which has fulfilled the points we indicated as our vision in 15 years, by 2012.