BAU TURKMER

BAU TURKMER

Bahçeşehir University offers Turkish as a second/foreign language courses at its campuses in Istanbul, as well as at other universities and campuses abroad within the BAU Global Network.

Our Mission

The mission of BAU TÜRKMER is: to teach Turkish as a foreign or second language to our students at (our) campuses (both) in Turkey and abroad, to our project partners and to anyone who wishes to learn Turkish; to promote and disseminate Turkey and the Turkish culture; to develop and implement courses for teaching academic and business Turkish,  as well as,  general Turkish; to offer  Turkish courses to international students studying at BAU or visiting Turkey, and to all students studying at universities and campuses within the BAU Global Network and who wish to acquire the language; to train teachers to teach Turkish as a foreign/second language; to deliver the course and its contents to participants through distant-learning technologies; and to  do academic studies in the field of Turkish language teaching.

Our Vision

Develop contemporary approaches, methods and techniques for teaching Turkish as a Second/Foreign Language and provide the best means for their application; create suitable context and write course books; develop cooperation with non-governmental organisations with the aim of teaching Turkish to large masses of people; and be a pioneer and highly reputable institution in the field of teaching Turkish as a Second/Foreign Language.