Campus Life


Tepekent Campus is located in Tepekent Satellite Town, on the west side of Büyükçekmece Lake. Tepekent Campus consists of a closed area of total 65.000 m2 and includes Faculties and Schools that provide four-years education.

Within the Tepekent Campus, there are;

  • 300 Smart Classrooms which are designed in the way that education service can be provided for 15.000 students at the same time, and Lecture Halls at different capacities
  • 4.000 m2 Engineering Labs
  • 2.000 m2 Library and Knowledge Sources Center
  • 1.500 m2 Conference and Theater Hall for 900 people
  • Wireless Internet within the campus
  • 3.000 m2 Cafeteria
  • 2.000 m2 indoor and terrrace Dining Halls
  • Indoor olympic Swimming Pool
  • Indoor olympic Courts for basketball, volleyball, tennis, handball
  • Health and Fitness Center, Squash Hall, Turkish Bath, Sauna
  • 5.000 m2 Car Park

The 400,000 m2 open recreation area located within the Tepekent Campus of Istanbul Arel University, has been planned as a large complex within which activities of culture, art, sport, entertainment and relaxation will exist together. Within the scope of the project that has started to be carried out on the area of 400,000 m2, there will be;

  • Open-air Theatre for 5.000 people
  • 2 outdoor Olympic Pools
  • 70x105m Football Field
  • 5 Football Astro Pitches
  • 15 Basketball Courts
  • 10 Tennis Courts
  • 2 Beach Volley Fields
  • 1 Mini Golf Court
  • Cafeteria Area for 3.000 people
  • 8 km Walking, Running Tracks
  • Car Park for 3.000 vehicles
  • Ponds, Playgroudns, Fitness areas, Camellias and Picnic areas

Sefaköy Campus is located on the European side of Istanbul, within the borders of Küçükçekmece/Sefaköy district from which it took its name from. It’s on a central location on the E-5 Main Road. Within the Sefaköy Campus, there are Vocational School and Graduate School programs.

Within the Sefaköy Campus, there are;

  • 80 Smart Classrooms, each having capacity for 40 students
  • 6 Lecture Halls
  • Project Rooms
  • Research Laboratories
  • Stitching, Drawing and Engineering Ateliers
  • 6 Computer Labs
  • 800 m2 Library and Knowledge Sources Center
  • Conference Hall for 680 people
  • 800 m2 Cafeteria and Terrace