Yeditepe University Brochure - 2023 - 2024

Sustainable Yeditepe 32 Yeditepe University works in cooperation with every segment of the society to find solutions to the fundamental problems the world now faces within the scope of Sustainable Development Target, structured by the United Nations for a better future, by placing sustainability to the center of its educational philosophy. Yeditepe University Sustainability Study Group, which was established with the participation of academics, administrative staff and students, operates with the aim of leading the society on the Sustainable Development Goals, consisting of 17 items from poverty to climate change, gender equality and environment. By focusing on and realizing a sustainable campus concept, infrastructure energy and climate change, waste, water resources, transportation and education, Yeditepe University has been among the leading foundation universities in Turkey since 2017 regarding the assessments by Green Metric, a platform that promotes internationalization, raises awareness to sustainability and tries to attract global awareness for environmental issues and evaluates the sustainability of efforts at universities worldwide. Yeditepe University is also a member of the International Sustainable Campus Network (ISCN) and Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), representing the top universities in the world for sustainability studies.