The program in the Department of Mathematics provides a solid background in both pure and applied mathematics, covering fundamental concepts as well as the latest developments in research. The curriculum is designed so that students are first educated in fundamental areas of mathematics, such as algebra, analysis, and differential equations, and then increase their knowledge by learning concepts, definitions, and theorems, and develop abstract thinking abilities and mathematical skills by studying various proofs and computational techniques. The many upper-level electives offered by the Department allow students to specialize in their areas of interest.
Why study at Bilkent University
Bilkent University was founded to provide an environment for learning and intellectual growth encompassing the sciences, technology, humanities and the arts.
Bilkent offers a stimulating learning environment and a colorful social atmosphere. Its extensive campus provides a comfortable base for academic studies and extracurricular involvement while having the advantages of being close to a thriving metropolis. Students can commute to campus via the free shuttle system.
Bilkent University has recently been ranked 54th in the 2018 Times Higher Education (THE) Asia University Rankings. According to I.S.I. Citation Indexes, Bilkent continues to rank high in Turkey in a number of published papers per faculty member and ranks high internationally.