Yozgat Bozok University was established on March 1, 2006 with the law number 5467. With the law of establishment, Faculty of Science and Literature, Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Faculty of Agriculture, School of Health and Vocational School within Erciyes University and Akdağmadeni Vocational School within Cumhuriyet University were affiliated to Yozgat Bozok University. In addition, Graduate School of Science and Graduate School of Social Sciences were established.
Our University’s Main Campus
Our University’s Main Campus is Erdoğan Akdağ Campus that is in the center of Yozgat Atatürk Yolu 7.km, established on a 4.100-decare land. Within the main campus, there are thirteen faculties, four graduate schools and institutes, four schools, one vocational school, three units affiliated to the rectorate, sixteen centers, one central laboratory, Bozok Technopark, Application and Research Hospital, one congress center, two mosques, one guesthouse, two gyms and dormitories of Student Loans and Dormitories Agency.
Our University’s Units Operating in the City Center, outside the Main Campus
Rectorate Protocol Building, two vocational schools within the campus in Esentepe, a dormitory of Student Loans and Dormitories Agency, and the Faculty of Tourism Practice Hotel are situated outside the main campus. Also, two schools and six vocational schools operate in the districts.
Our mission is to educate individuals that have high sense of responsibility, the capacity to compete with their peers in every aspect, and have internalized moral values; to conduct studies so as to contribute to health, education, social, cultural and economic fields by considering the city’s geographical and strategic location, and to maintain educational and research activities that will benefit to the future of our country and humanity.
Our vision is to become an innovative university that educates individuals possessing moral and national values, conducts high quality education, research and project activities, has its graduates in high demand, and directs the development of its region.
OUR EDUCATION POLICY
Our main policy is to seek quality in education, to promote scientific studies, reward successful students and personnel, gain social identity, develop university-industry cooperation, lead technological developments, develop environment-conscious policies, use the resources efficiently, put importance on academic conduct and success, own social values, present an innovative and collaborative sense of management with easy communication, provide education focusing on students and employees, ensure the commitment to moral values and academic principles, carry out academic freedom, activate our geography’s economic potential and present an understanding that adopts corporate culture.
- Respect to human and universal rights
- Loyalty to national, moral and cultural values
- Compliance to scientific ethical principles
- Academic freedom and scientificity
- Superiority of law, freedom of speech, equal opportunity, being innovative, collaborative, transparent and reliable
- Student and employee-oriented education