KaramanoÄ├é┬člu Mehmetbey University is one of new seventeen universities which were established in accordance with the law numbered 5662. KaramanoÄ├é┬člu Mehmetbey University aim to train individuals who adopt contemporary and ethical value, believe superiority of law, have the capacity at the national and universal level and contribute to science, technology, culture and arts. KaramanoÄ├é┬člu Mehmetbey University vision is to be a university which has the qualifications of information era, value human dignity above everything, leads in training people who have dreams and ideals, and study comprehensively in the field of improving food sector, research, extensification of Turkish language, consciousness raising about Turkish, and to be a “not ordinary but in request”. One high schools, one Sports College, Five vocational high schools, Two institutes are affiliated to the university.
Student dormitories in our city belonging to Credit and Hostel Institution meets need of accommodation. Student dormitories belonging to Credit and Hostel Institution are in Yunus Emre Campus and they have a total bed capacity of 1692, which are 1028 for girls and 664 for boys.
There are 3 blocks for boys and 4 blocks for girls. Dormitory rooms are for 4 and 6 students. Dormitory rooms are at hotel standard and for 4 students. There is wooden furniture and bedstead system. There are also bathroom, toilet, television and refrigerator.
Moreover, environments where disabled students can meet their needs have been enabled. The help of breakfast has been done to Credit and Hostel Institution. There is a practice hall every block belonging to the dormitory. In the social facility block, there is café, conference hall with a capacity of 300 people and a restaurant.
A lot of private dormitories in Karaman help meet the need of accommodation. Also, there are private dormitories in counties.
KaramanoÄ├é┬člu Mehmetbey University has seven different research centres located in different places.