Çağ University

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Çağ University
Çağ Üniversitesi
EstablishedJuly 9, 1997;21 years ago (1997-07-09)
Rector Prof. Dr. H. Çetin Bedestenci
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36°58′37″N35°04′34″E / 36.97695°N 35.07600°E / 36.97695; 35.07600 Coordinates: 36°58′37″N35°04′34″E / 36.97695°N 35.07600°E / 36.97695; 35.07600
Website www.cag.edu.tr/en/main.php

The Çağ University is a private, non-profit university in Mersin Province, Turkey. It was established officially on 9 July 1997 by Bayboğan Education Foundation (Turkish : Bayboğan Eğitim Vakfı) in Adana. "Çağ" means "epoch".

Mersin Province Province of Turkey in Mediterranean

The Mersin Province is a province in southern Turkey, on the Mediterranean coast between Antalya and Adana. The provincial capital is the city of Mersin and the other major town is Tarsus, birthplace of St Paul. The province is part of Çukurova, a geographical, economical and cultural region, that covers the provinces of Mersin, Adana, Osmaniye and Hatay.

Turkey Republic in Western Asia

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Situated on the state highway D-400.png D.400 near Yenice, it is 22 km (14 mi) west of Adana, 18 km (11 mi) east of Tarsus and 45 km (28 mi) east of Mersin. The majority of students are from Adana.

Tarsus, Mersin Place in Mersin, Turkey

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Academic units

Presently the units of the university are as follows

There is also a vocational school for 9 programs, an English preparatory school and an institute of Social sciences. [1]

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