The Department of Health, Culture and Sport is the administrative department that carries out services related to cultural, sports, health, food, housing and social services. The services offered to students are as follows:
All campuses are equipped with dining halls and cafeterias that cater to both students, academic staff, administrative staff and guests. Dining halls are open on business days between 11:00 and 14:00. Cafeterias are open from 7:30 to 19:00 (22:00 in Halic Campus).
SKS helps students find suitable private dormitories or housing close to the campus they are attending courses.
SKS provides health services in all campuses. Medical rooms with expert health personnel are available throughout the day for standing examinations, healthcare services, meeting a student’s daily medical needs, emergency first aid and to transport the student to the nearest hospital in case such a need arises.
The psychological counseling unit provides free spiritual, emotional and social support for all students to help them overcome their difficulties. Students can benefit from both individual counseling and group therapies. Psychological counseling is implemented with an appointment system and counseling is conducted according to strict principles of confidentiality.
Various sports and sporting events like football, basketball, volleyball, table tennis, chess, etc. are held on campuses in which both students and academic/administrative staff can take part for leisure, protecting physical health, develop physical skills and the habit to work as a team. The university takes part in sports competitions in various branches organized by the Turkish University Sports Federation, municipalities and private organizations.
Every year part-time work opportunities are provided for our students within the units and departments of the university. Student applications are taken by SKS and through the part-time student selection committee the students are selected based on the unit’s/department’s needs and the student’s abilities. Students are provided with health insurance, salaries and dining opportunities for their work.
SKS organizes concerts, conferences, panels, theaters, cultural trips, art activities and so on in accordance with our student’s, academic and administrative staff’s requests and incentives and cooperates with organizations to provide wider cultural and artistic benefits to the students.
It also organizes self-improvement courses and working groups for arts, photography, music, crafts etc. to help the students make good use of their free time.
Location: Haliç Campus
Tel: +90 212 521 81 00 / Ext: 4049 & 4061