ABOUT ONDOKUZ MAYIS UNIVERSITY
“Samsun Ondokuz Mayıs University (OMÜ) is an established State University founded in 1975 in order to make a contribution and bring a new breath to the Black Sea region of economic, cultural and social life.
Founded as a regional university and leaving behind 42 years in line with its mission; adopting universal values to bring about innovation to the benefit of individuals and society, working with intellectual rigor, it is one of the strongest research and teaching institutions in the country.
Ondokuz Mayıs University (OMÜ), named as “May 19, 1919” on which Mustafa Kemal Atatürk set foot on Samsun, has 20 faculties, 23 colleges, 13 vocational schools, 5 institutes, 1 conservatory and 24 applications-research center.
OMÜ with 3 thousand 422 (2217 boy, 1205 girl) international students from 104 countries is advancing with firm steps towards becoming an international university.
Placed Near the Top By The Number Of Academics
OMÜ, with academic and administrative units, experts in the field, experienced faculty, provides education and training at the associate, undergraduate and graduate levels. The University has about 58 thousand students, 2 thousand 348 academic staff and 3937 employees. In 40 years, it has had approximately 150 thousand graduates by year 2016.
OMÜ, promotes award-winning eminent academicians and students to pursue their passions, questioning, investigating, responsible, enterprising, creative, and an interdisciplinary approach to solve the most challenging problems to the researchers who discovered it.
The Most Special Campus
With green nature, ponds offering a unique natural landscape Kurupelit Campus Center (8 thousand 800 acres), it turns out progressively from the Black Sea shore, watching the blue infinity of the hill. Extending into the sea at the campus on Ballıca Campus where you come into watching the planes flying towards the Blue Horizon of the track from the OMÜ.
The University has Fine Arts Campus deployed seaside at the entrance to the city, and Mustafa Kemal Güneşdoğdu Campus in the town of Çarşamba. Apart from these, there are 10 more pieces of campuses various sizes in other districts of the University.
OMÜ is working intensively towards becoming a university unhindered. Training, education and living spaces to be made in accordance with the characteristics of students with disabilities is one of the university’s primary service area.
Student communities are supported in our university that there are 96 student socities with activities in the fields of culture, arts, sports, thought and career.”
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