Aksaray University is a public higher educational institution established on March 17, 2006 in Aksaray, Central Anatolia in Turkey. Earlier it was a unit of the NiÄde University. The university has four Departments, two institutes, two colleges and five vocational colleges. Its campus is located on the highway of Adana. The four departments include science and letters, engineering, education, economics, and business administration. The two institutes include science and social science. The colleges are health sciences and health services. Apart from all these departments and colleges it also has some vocational colleges. They are aksaray Vocational College, tourism and hotel administration, ortakoy vocational college and health services.