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Undergraduate and Graduate Programs 2023-2024


Kamer Rodoplu, Dean

Office of the Dean of Students intends to help and support students throughout their college life, assisting their development from their first to the very last day of their time in Bilkent. The Office coordinates a wide spectrum of activities performed in collaboration with students. From orientation to the graduation ceremony, the Office is actively engaged in all steps of the personal development of Bilkent students. In this capacity, the primary objective is to develop Bilkenters into agents of change and progress in their lives and the communities they belong to and it is in fulfilling this task that the Office's work gets its form and meaning. Information about the Office of the Dean of Students and its services can be found at

Student Council

Elected by the student body for a period of two years, student representatives are responsible for managing the Student Council, creating social and cultural activities and serving as a liaison between students and the University Administration. The Student Council has its offices in U Building on the Main Campus.

Student Activities Center (Süreyya Topçu Ergin, Coordinator)

The variety of activities offered on campus adds a social component to students' academic life. The Student Activities Center coordinates all student related activities including those within the Student Clubs and Societies as well as social responsibility projects.

All Student Clubs and Societies are established to cater to students' interests and needs in a very wide range that lies from aviation to diving, from engineering to history, and many more. For a complete list of clubs and societies, you can check the website of the Dean of Students.

Meetings, seminars, debates and trips are regularly organized by these clubs and societies allowing students to participate in various activities with many facets.

The Student Activities Center also provides the necessary liaison between the University Administration and the Student Union. In addition, the Center offers students advisory services about their personal or institutional representation in domestic or international activities. The Center's office is located in the Student Union building for a better accessibility. The Center also provides guidance on activities organized by the Student Council.

Social Responsibility Projects are created, organized, led and completed on a volunteer basis by the students of the University. Ongoing projects are Social Responsibility Projects, Center for Students with Special Needs, and Aid Campaigns.

Another important component of the Student Activities Center is "Radio Bilkent", a voluntary student radio station that is broadcasting on FM frequency 96.6 to the campus and citywide. Radio Bilkent provides an opportunity for Bilkent University students to gain social and professional experiences and adds value to the social and cultural life of Ankara with its organizations and programs. Radio may be listened live through Internet at . Bilkent University students can follow the recent news about the station from the University newspaper, Bilkent News, and also from the radio's web site. Radio Bilkent's main studio is located in the Engineering Building top floor, and the second studio "Radio Bilkent Orçun Gül", is located in the food court on main campus.

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