Medipol University carries out education on Haliç and Kavacık campuses in İstanbul, the metropolitan city of Turkey. Internship and some applied classes of the students are carried out at Medipol University Hospital in Bağcılar, which is one of the biggest private hospitals of Turkey.

Campuses Where the Two Continents Meet

Haliç Campus

Haliç Campus is situated on a magnificent place nearby Haliç, which is also known as "Golden Horn" flowing through Bosporus. Having the most central place in the city, Haliç Campus is surrounded by historical and cultural richness. Haliç Campus hosts a lively university life with its modern building, lobby, and restaurant. Student clubs including cinema, theatre and music, and travelling and photography add colors to the life in the campus. The campus often hosts national and international meetings.

Kavacık Campus

Kavacık Campus hosts a new set of school buildings, dormitories and Medical Research Center. The campus, which is in the Asian side of Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge, is worth attracting attention with its forest view and large landscape. With its continuous environmental arrangements, the campus is also highlighted with its basketball field, resting fields, large halls and classrooms and car park.


The dormitories for male and female students on Kavacık campus, meet the needs of the student to a great extent. The capacity of the dormitories is planned to be increased in the following years.

A Unique Facility Dedicated to the Health Service and Education

With its central location thanks to being near TEM motorway, Medipol University in Bağcılar where students have applied courses and internship, is a unique education complex. The complex includes general, oncology, cardiology, and dental hospitals, and offers its students applied education. Other health facilities of the university are Dental hospital in Haliç Campus, Vatan Health Center, Fındıkzade Hospital and Esenler Health Center.

Which Department Where?

Haliç Campus

Undergraduate Courses

  • School of Medicine
  • School of Dentistry
  • The English Preparatory Program

Kavacık Campus

Undergraduate Courses

  • International School of Medicine
  • School of Engineering and Natural Sciences
  • School of Pharmacy
  • School of Law
  • School of Health Sciences
  • School of Humanities and Social Sciences
  • School of Fine Arts Design and Architecture
  • Vocational School of Health Sciences
  • Vocational School of Justice

İstanbul Medipol University Medical Research Center

Laboratories on Kavacık Campus Research park give the opportunity for research to each unit, The labs are equipped with high technology and accreditation infrastructure in line with the needs of multidisciplinary Medicine R&D.

Regeneration and Restorative Medicine Researches Center, which is being built on 5000m², is going to start education in near future. Regenerative medicine is defined as "the process of replacing or regenerating tissues which are damaged due to aging, diseases, birth and make functional tissues".

Restorative Medicine is the process of assisting or recalibrating the body's built-in mechanisms, rather than circumventing them in order to restore functioning losses and disorders. University Regeneration and Restorative Medicine Researches Center carries out high quality studies in order for the regeneration and normalization of harmed tissues and organs, especially of nerve system and cardiovascular system. The center is comprised of many sub-units, having cutting-edge technology and system, which are among the best in Europe.

Research Laboratories

  • Cell Culture
  • Molecular Biology
  • Gemonics
  • Bioinformatics
  • Proteomics
  • Dental
  • Biomechanics
  • Electrophysiology
  • Advanced Microscopy
  • Pharmacology
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Laboratory Animal Unit (MEDAM)

Primary Research Fields of the Center

Neurology Regeneration Cardiovascular System Regeneration Epimorphic Regeneration Stem cell and cancer correlation Biocompatible material Prosthesis and bio implants Rehabilitation Neuromodulation Micro biome Complementary medicine application.

Hands-on Training

Dental Simulation Clinic

Simulation Clinic of Medipol University Dentistry Faculty was established in 2013 in order for dentistry students to gain the necessary hand skills during their education. In the clinic, students carry out prescripted operations on artificial patients. The clinic has 44 artificial patients. Students are able to watch the demonstrations education staff make with real time from the LCD screens in each unit. The artificial patients on dentistry seats give the students the opportunity for ergonomic studies, which is a first in Turkey.

Nutrition Preparation and Cooking Laboratories

Nutrition Preparation and Cooking Laboratories of the Department of Nutrition and Dietetics of Istanbul Medipol University are used to give information and make the students gain skills on the appropriate application of proper preparation, cooking methods, some fundamental and traditional recipes in laboratory environment based on the nutrition principles. Students are able to find the opportunity to put their theoretical knowledge on nutrition into the practice.

Miscellaneous Laboratories

Laboratories on Kavacık campus Research Park give the opportunity for research to each unit, especially to the department of Pharmacy on 1000m². The labs are equipped with high technology and accreditation infrastructure in line with the needs of multidisipliner Medicine R&D.