PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORTS CENTER
Ahsen Küçükdurmaz, Director
The university's sports facilities, programs and activities are expanding constantly to keep pace
with the needs of a large students body and an increasingly fitness-conscious population. The facilities
include three gymnasiums, three outdoor tennis courts, two indoor tennis courts, several outdoor
volleyball and basketball courts, three mini football fields, several group exercise studios,
fitness/continioning room and multi-purpose rooms, a regular size grass football on Main Campus.
In addition, a modern seven thousand square meter multi-purpose sports comlex (with a large stage of
the art fitness center, basketball, volleyball, three squash courts, group exercise and program
studios and an indoor running-walking track) on Main Campus is used by hundreds of students
every day. Furthermore, a 25m long and 2.10m deep semi-olympic indoor swimming pool was added to the facilities.
Courses offered include aikido, badminton, ballroom dancing, fencing, fit boxing, fitness contioning,
group exercises (pilates, yoga, zumba etc.) kendo, judo, karate, squash, table tennis, taekwondo, tennis, and wing-tsun.
Students who enjoys competive sports may plan on the various sports teams
and participate in the Intramural Sports Tournaments. The students can also take many of the sports
courses mentioned above as elective-credit courses every semester (see for details).