Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University was established in 1992 as a state university with four proposed faculties: the Faculty of Arts & Sciences and Humanities, the Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences, the Faculty of Technical Education and the Faculty of Fisheries. .
Since its establishment, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University has been in pursuit of quality higher education and research in order to contribute to the sociocultural, scientific, and technological development of Turkey. Developing a systematic and comprehensive education programme for the thorough dissemination, discovery, and application of knowledge requires a competent infrastructure. As such, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University embarked on a fast advancement and investment project in 1994. The benefactor of the university, Sıtkı Koçman, whose financial contributions to education deserve great admiration, has also supported this push for growth.
As an expanding university of the Southwest region, Muğla Sıtkı Koçman University, apart from the main campus, has several smaller centres and schools spread across the city and the region. The total indoor area, which houses all the teaching, research, welfare, and recreational facilities of the university, reaches 270,000 square metres. The main campus is located in Kötekli Village, a five-minute drive from the city centre. Muğla city centre hosts the Muğla Vocational School, as well as the staff residence halls, the Guest House, and two conference halls. The Muğla School of Health is also located in the city centre, close to the state hospital. Additionally, one faculty and nine more schools are spread across Muğla Province, in the cities of Bodrum, Dalaman, Datça, Fethiye, Marmaris, Milas, Ortaca, Ula, and Yatagan.
ATATURK CULTURAL CENTER
Ataturk Cultural Center has an auditorium with 1050 seating capacity, 2 meeting rooms with 185 capacity each and 4 seminar rooms with 50 capacity each. All rooms are equipped with the latest technology, audio and lighting systems.
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