Dicle University was officially founded in 1966, with the
establishment of the Faculty of Medicine as part of Ankara University and
with the establishment of the Faculty of Science in 1973. It was first named
the University of Diyarbakır, and in 1982, the name was changed to Dicle
Dicle University, which
undertakes the task of producing, using knowledge, and presenting it to the
service of humanity in a local-regional and universal context; In the past
years, it has not only been a university serving the region but has also
strengthened its strength with its international success. Within its body,
today; 15 Faculties with modern structures where students and academicians
will need all the facilities from A to Z, 12 Vocational Schools with
technical equipment, 4 Schools, 1 Conservatory, 4 Institutes, 30 Practice and
Research Centers, Training and Research Hospital, Oncology Hospital,
Children's Hospital Burn Center, the Middle East's largest Heart Hospital,
all the examples of Turkey and the first built independently of the
Traumatology Emergency hospital building complex scientific and academic
terms has been a university's international competence.
Dicle University Science
and Technology Research and Application Center (DÜBTAM), which is within the
body of Dicle University and has an accreditation certificate, serves as
scientific research, education, and reliable measurement center for
researchers working in universities, government institutions, and industry.
In this center, the devices using advanced technologies are offered to the
service of the world of science and industry by experts in their fields.
There are many laboratories in the center that will serve in the fields of
physics, chemistry, biology, engineering sciences, health sciences, material
sciences, quality control, and calibration. In addition, Dicle TEKNOKENT,
which has an area of 6500 square meters within the University,
attracts attention with its service with R&D innovation, software, and
The university has 5
separate halls, the largest of which has a capacity of 1500 people, the
conference center with a wireless simultaneous translation system in 6
languages, and many scientific, cultural and artistic organizations both
nationally and internationally. In addition to these, Dicle University has
all kinds of opportunities for social and scientific activities with its
conference halls, student dining halls, student canteens, indoor and outdoor
living areas, and sports areas where students can relieve stress.
Dicle University Central
Library has a closed area of 5000 square meters and provides
access to visual, audio, printed, and electronic resources needed by students,
researchers, and academicians.
The housing needs of
students studying at Dicle University are met by the Dormitories of the
Credit Dormitories Institution and other private institutions both on and
Dicle University has
approximately 30 thousand students and 3600 academic and administrative
staff. It is one of the most important institutions of our state in the
region, which trains professionals in almost every field needed in the
region, conducts research at the national and international level, and
produces projects for both the region and the country's economy.
Dicle University has
determined that it aims to bring the students who are studying in the society
as individuals who are equipped with the best professional, innovative,
tolerant, and social responsibility awareness.