Marmara University has succeeded in becoming the second largest university in the country. The university’s mission is to impart and promote knowledge and values consistent with universal standards; to meet the technological, social and cultural challenges of a global society; to contribute to the creation of an informed society, which learns about and shares this knowledge and values; and to emphasize the European dimension in the delivery of education opportunities. The rector of Marmara University is Prof. Dr. M. Zafer Gül who has held this position since July 2010.
Source: Information extracted from Wikipedia in July 2015. Picture by Magdy Khalil (CC BY 3.0)