Since its inception in 2002, the department of philosophy has established a reputation for high quality philosophical education and research. Its members have published numerous articles in noted international journals as well as several books with high-profile international publishers. The department is ranked #1 in Turkey in terms of publications and citations. We are an internationally diverse department with nine different nationalities represented among our faculty. Our research encompasses all the major areas of contemporary analytical philosophy, as well as the history of philosophy. We offer Bachelor's, Master's, and Doctoral degrees in philosophy. In addition, we have a philosophy minor program for students majoring in other subjects.