Turkish university to open in U.S.

Bahcesehir University, a private, Turkish university, will commence operations in Washington DC in September, the university’s chairman and founder, Enver Yucel, said Tuesday.

Bahcesehir University, a private, Turkish university, will commence operations in Washington DC in September, the university’s chairman and founder, Enver Yucel, said Tuesday.

ISTANBUL – Bahcesehir University, a private, Turkish university, will commence operations in Washington DC in September, the university’s chairman and founder, Enver Yucel, said Tuesday.

Meanwhile Sinem Vatanartiran, founder rector of Bahcesehir University, said "at first the politics, international affairs and economic-finance departments will be accepting students for undergraduate education and students will also be able to apply for postgraduate education in Executive Master of Business Administration and Economic Law."

Vatanartiran added that the University will require the same criteria as other American universities and will have both American and Turkish teaching staff as well as the capacity for 3,000 students.

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