Our faculty was established according to the law in 2012/3763 by The Cabinet of Minis-ters, published in the official newspaper dated October 7, 2012 and numbered 28434. In-struction in our faculty has started in the 2014-2015 academic year; and currently it oper-ates an undergraduate program under three departments named Fundamental Islamic Sci-ences, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Islamic History and Arts and 11 sub-departments. Today, starting from the year 2019, the number of our faculty personnel is 33 academic and 19 administrative staff members; including 1 Professor, 3 Associate Pro-fessor ,10 Associate Pro-fessor Doctors, 10 Assistant Professors and 9 Research Assistants. Our faculty is located in a new building which was completed in 2016 on a 13,000 m² space. In order to maintain the best possible instructional activities, there are 2 lecture halls, 1 conference room, 2 computer laboratories and 13 classrooms in faculty building which are well equipped in accordance with to-day’s conditions.

Our Aim ; The aim of our faculty program is to raise competent personnels who are knowledgeable, talented and critical; who will manage to conduct researches and to produce knowledge in the fields of Religion and Fundamental Islamic Sciences within the framework of objective and scientific principles; and will share them at the national and international level. The Faculty of Theology offers religious inst-ruction and research programs at undergraduate level.

Employment Areas for Our Graduates; Our graduates can be a teacher of the Religion and Ethics for both primary and secondary school levels or a teacher of vocational courses at Religious High Schools under the Ministry of National Education; and they can be a mufti, a vi-ce-mufti, an expert on religious affair, a preacher, a teacher of the Qur’anic cour-ses, an imam or a muezzin at the central, upstate and overseas organizations un-der the Presidency of Religious Affairs. By continuing with the graduate prog-ramme, our graduates gets the chance of being an academic-a lecturer at the fa-culty. They may also seek employment in religious services under various gov-ernmental institutions; if they specialize in Ottoman Turkish and Arabic langua-ges, the may seek employment at archives whether at the archives of the General Directorate of State Affairs or at the private ones.

FACULTY OF THEOLOGY
Number of Current Students in the 2018-2019 Academic Year

    THEOLOGY PROGRAM       I.EDUCATION           II.EDUCATION
1. Class             113               113
2. Class             102                78
3. Class             114                96
4. Class             187                84
TOTAL             516               371
GRAND TOTAL :  887