Prof. Halil Kavaklı has received TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Science Award in 2022 Awards and Honors

Prof. Halil Kavaklı has received TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Science Award in 2022

Prof. Halil Kavaklı, head of the Molecular Biology and Genetics Department and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, has received the prestigious TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Science Award in 2022, for his outstanding research on DNA repair and circadian rhythm.

EMBO Self-Leadership Workshop Applications Are Now Open Highlighted News

EMBO Self-Leadership Workshop Applications Are Now Open

We are pleased to present the EMBO Self-Leadership Workshop for women in science, making its debut in Türkiye. Organized by our Gender Equality Office in collaboration with EMBO, this workshop offers women scientists a unique platform to enhance their self-leadership skills.

TEKNOFEST 2023 Best Start-up Award Highlighted News

TEKNOFEST 2023 Best Start-up Award

Prof. Seda Kızılel, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and her remarkable team, Esra Yalçın Kaya, Kiyumars Jalili, Işılay Göktan, have receivedthe "Best Start-up Award" in the health and life sciences category at TEKNOFEST 2023.

Award to Prof. Umran S. İnan from the American Geophysical Union Awards and Honors

Award to Prof. Umran S. İnan from the American Geophysical Union

Our professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Physics and former President (2009-2021) Prof. Umran S.İnan has been honored with the John Adam Fleming Medal by the American Geophysical Union (AGU), presented to one esteemed scientist every year since 1962.

Financial Times EMBA 2023 Rankings  Research

Financial Times EMBA 2023 Rankings

Koç University’s Graduate School of Business ranked 35th in the "Executive MBA" (EMBA) program rankings of the FT, one of the world’s most prestigious publications, and ranked first in Türkiye for the 10th consecutive year.

The Nursing Week Symposium Events

The Nursing Week Symposium

“The Nursing Week Symposium” planned in cooperation with Koç University School of Nursing, Semahat Arsel Nursing Education, Practice and Research Center and Koç Healthcare, was held online on Thursday, May 11th 2023. 320 international and national participants from several countries such as Mexico, the United States, Cyprus, Somalia, Ireland, Spain, Egypt, France, Chile, Tanzania, Italy and Turkey attended the symposium with the theme “Our Nurses, Our Future.”

2022 TUBITAK Incentive Award Awards and Honors

2022 TUBITAK Incentive Award

From the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Asst. Prof. Member Mehmet Cengiz Onbaşlı received the 2022 TUBITAK Incentive Award for his outstanding work in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

2021 ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award Awards and Honors

2021 ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award

Assoc. Prof. Didem Unat received the 2021 ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award, given to mid-career women scientists in the technical and high performance computing communities.

GEBİP 2022 Awards and Honors

GEBİP 2022

The Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA) announced Young Scientists Award (GEBİP) recipients for 2022. Asst. Prof. Safacan Kölemen, from the Department of Chemistry, has been recognized with this prestigious award.

Three of our faculty members have been recognized by Europe’s most prestigious funds. Awards and Honors

Three of our faculty members have been recognized by Europe’s most prestigious funds.

Asst. Prof. Aslı E. Mert from the Sociology Department has been chosen by the Horizon Europe Program as one of the partners of the “Twinning Research and Innovation Institutions to Design and Implement Inclusive GEPs (NEXUS) Project”. Prof. Demircan Canadinç, from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, received the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s Humboldt Research Award for his studies on characterizing metallic materials using multiscale experimental and computational methods, designing microstructures and alloys using artificial intelligence, improving the performance of metals under monotonic and cyclic loads, and designing metallic biomedical materials.

Awards and Honors 2023-11-08 13:04

Prof. Halil Kavaklı has received TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Science Award in 2022

Prof. Halil Kavaklı, head of the Molecular Biology and Genetics Department and Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering, has received the prestigious TÜSEB Aziz Sancar Science Award in 2022, for his outstanding research on DNA repair and circadian rhythm.

Highlighted News 2023-11-08 09:50

EMBO Self-Leadership Workshop Applications Are Now Open

We are pleased to present the EMBO Self-Leadership Workshop for women in science, making its debut in Türkiye. Organized by our Gender Equality Office in collaboration with EMBO, this workshop offers women scientists a unique platform to enhance their self-leadership skills.

Highlighted News 2023-10-31 08:44

TEKNOFEST 2023 Best Start-up Award

Prof. Seda Kızılel, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and her remarkable team, Esra Yalçın Kaya, Kiyumars Jalili, Işılay Göktan, have receivedthe "Best Start-up Award" in the health and life sciences category at TEKNOFEST 2023.

Awards and Honors 2023-09-18 09:49

Award to Prof. Umran S. İnan from the American Geophysical Union

Our professor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering and Physics and former President (2009-2021) Prof. Umran S.İnan has been honored with the John Adam Fleming Medal by the American Geophysical Union (AGU), presented to one esteemed scientist every year since 1962.

Research 2023-10-24 11:32

Financial Times EMBA 2023 Rankings

Koç University’s Graduate School of Business ranked 35th in the "Executive MBA" (EMBA) program rankings of the FT, one of the world’s most prestigious publications, and ranked first in Türkiye for the 10th consecutive year.

Events 2023-12-01 13:12

The Nursing Week Symposium

“The Nursing Week Symposium” planned in cooperation with Koç University School of Nursing, Semahat Arsel Nursing Education, Practice and Research Center and Koç Healthcare, was held online on Thursday, May 11th 2023. 320 international and national participants from several countries such as Mexico, the United States, Cyprus, Somalia, Ireland, Spain, Egypt, France, Chile, Tanzania, Italy and Turkey attended the symposium with the theme “Our Nurses, Our Future.”

Awards and Honors 2023-12-12 07:39

2022 TUBITAK Incentive Award

From the Department of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Asst. Prof. Member Mehmet Cengiz Onbaşlı received the 2022 TUBITAK Incentive Award for his outstanding work in the field of Electrical and Electronics Engineering.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-12 07:43

2021 ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award

Assoc. Prof. Didem Unat received the 2021 ACM SIGHPC Emerging Woman Leader in Technical Computing Award, given to mid-career women scientists in the technical and high performance computing communities.

Awards and Honors 2023-12-12 07:46

GEBİP 2022

The Turkish Academy of Sciences (TÜBA) announced Young Scientists Award (GEBİP) recipients for 2022. Asst. Prof. Safacan Kölemen, from the Department of Chemistry, has been recognized with this prestigious award.

Awards and Honors 2023-08-15 08:30

Three of our faculty members have been recognized by Europe’s most prestigious funds.

Asst. Prof. Aslı E. Mert from the Sociology Department has been chosen by the Horizon Europe Program as one of the partners of the “Twinning Research and Innovation Institutions to Design and Implement Inclusive GEPs (NEXUS) Project”. Prof. Demircan Canadinç, from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, received the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation’s Humboldt Research Award for his studies on characterizing metallic materials using multiscale experimental and computational methods, designing microstructures and alloys using artificial intelligence, improving the performance of metals under monotonic and cyclic loads, and designing metallic biomedical materials.