Sabancı University

With science, technology, and structures advancing day by day, the needs more qualified individuals who possess the knowledge and skills required to pursue a career anywhere in the . Aware of this pressing issue, in 1994 the Group decided to establish a “world university” led by the Foundation.

The seeds of Sabancı University, the Sabancı Group's most comprehensive responsibility in the field of , were sown in the summer of 1995, at a search conference in which 50 academics from 22 countries as well as and representatives from the private sector participated. The conference, however, was just the beginning, as it marked the start of an extensive process during which the leading educational institutions in Turkey and across the world were examined to find out how they work and identify the fundamentals that made them successful.

In the end, instead of choosing one university as a template or replicating existing examples and institutions, a new and unique university was designed.

Since 1999, when began enrolling, Sabancı University itself has set an example for many universities.

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