Yeditepe University Continues To Be One Of The Greenes and Most Sustainable Universities in The World!
Yeditepe University is determined to continue its studies on Sustainability. According to the results of UI GreenMetric, which evaluates sustainability at universities on an international level, Yeditepe University has maintained its first place among foundation universities in Turkey this year.
In 2017, 619 universities participated in the evaluation while in 2018 the number of participating universities from all over the world became 719. Yeditepe University ranked sixth among 29 universities participating from Turkey and 249th among universities in the world.
UI GreenMetric is recognized as the first and only rating agency in the world for sustainability at universities. UI GreenMetric World University Rankings, which is a platform for raising awareness and taking action regarding sustainability, evaluates and compares sustainability efforts of universities. The main categories considered for sustainability practices in the ranking are; Campus Location and Infrastructure, Energy and Climate Change, Wastes, Water Resources, Transportation and Education.