Founded in 1996, Istanbul Bilgi Universitesi is a private, non-profit institution. Bilgi offers undergraduate and graduate programs in the social sciences, economics, business, communications, the arts and law. The University has over 10,000 students and a faculty of 600. The language of instruction, except in the Faculty of Law, is English.
Being a city university, Istanbul Bilgi Universitesi has 3 innovative campuses located in central city neighborhoods. The campuses offers easy access to the social and cultural activities in Istanbul.