1. About the university
Mehmet Akif Ersoy University was founded on 17 March 2006. The following were connected to Suleyman Demirel University: Burdur Education Faculty, Burdur School of Health, Burdur Vocational School, Bucak Hikmet Tolunay Vocational School, Gölhisar Vocational School, Bucak Emin Gülmez Technical Science Vocational School, and AÄlasun Vocational School. Burdur Veterinary Faculty was connected to Akdeniz University. All were then transferred to Mehmet Akif Ersoy University. The Faculty of Letters, Institutes of Social Sciences, Science and Technology, Health Sciences was founded by the same law.
2. About academics/campuses/affiliated colleges
Studies in university includes and shows expertise through faculty of education, faculty of veterinary medicine, faculty of arts and science, faculty of economics and administrative sciences, dean of the faculty of engineering and architecture.
3. University Statistics
Mehmet Akif Ersoy Üniversitesi (Mehmet Akif Ersoy University) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the large town of Burdur (population range of 50,000-249,999 inhabitants). Officially accredited/recognized by the YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu (YÖK - Council of Higher Education), Mehmet Akif Ersoy Üniversitesi is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Mehmet Akif Ersoy Üniversitesi offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees in several areas of study. Mehmet Akif Ersoy Üniversitesi also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, as well as administrative services. University current ranking in country is 68 and world ranking is 3210. Mehmet Akif Ersoy University includes four institutions which have graduate training programs, five faculties and two higher schools which have undergraduate training programs, and six vocational schools, four research centers, six departments connected to rectorship, 16,500 students and 1000 personnel.
4. Research from the university
Along with university also founded were the Continuing Education Research and Application Center, Strategic Researches Application and Research Center, Teke Location Folk Culture Application and Research Center, and Mehmet Akif Ersoy Application and Research Center. In addition to Research and Application Centers; Atatürk’s Principles and History of Turkish Revolution Department, Physical Education and Sports Department, Informatics Department, Fine Arts Department, Turkish Language Department and Foreign Languages Department are active within rectorship.
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from Mehmet Akif Ersoy University that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.