Izmir Bakırçay University was founded on 20 August 2016 by The Law no. 6745 and had consisted of five faculties (Faculty of Science and Literature, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Administrative and Economic Sciences, Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, Faculty of Medical Sciences), three schools (Vocational School, Vocational School of Justice, School of Foreign Languages)
and three institutes (Institute of Graduate Studies in Science and Engineering, Institute of Social Sciences, Institute of Medical Sciences) as declared in additional Article 169 published in Official Gazette numbered 29824 on 7 September 2016. Additionally, with the quota of 30
students, Medical Faculty of Izmir University of Bakırçay has been added to our faculties by the enactment numbered 2018/11593, which was published in Official Gazette numbered 30431 on 25 May 2018.
Professor Mustafa Berktaş was appointed as the Rector of our university by the President with the decision numbered 2017/51 on 29 August 2017 and started on his mission on 11 September 2017.