Deans Message

The greatest wealth which a human-being has is health and the main aim of health sciences education is to educate health professionals serving for the protection of this wealth. This important mission explains why institutions giving health sciences education persues excellence in education.

Currently, health services require professionals educated in various areas of health in parallel with the changing of the paradigm of social life, working together towards common goals. This situation originated to the multidimensional feature of health is playing an important role to determine the improvement and objectives of institutions giving health education.

Hacettepe University, Faculty of Health Sciences, known as one of the oldest institutions in health sciences education in our country continues to direct education and research services in health sciences in the future with its experienced lecturers, contemporary bachelor and master of sciences education programmes, modern technological equipment, scientific researches, international cooperations and its reputation. The aim of the Faculty of Health Sciences is to have a high level of professional competence and also educate creative, enterprising minds (health professionals and educators) with information literacy who respect universal values. Within our faculty there are Audiology, Child Development, Nutrition and Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation and Speech and Language Therapy Departments. The education programmes within our faculty are updated and reviewed every year and with the aim of improving the overall adequacy, our students take advantage of elective courses in different programmes in our university besides courses in which they are registered. Our faculty is one of the main institutions having responsibility of educating instructors for other faculties and universities. Our numerous students have opportunities to be educated in different and elite institutions via Erasmus, Farabi, Mevlana and other binary protocols within national and international cooperation in education. Within the same cooperation channels lots of national and international students have education in our faculty. Our faculty have also exclusive projects about graduate tracking system, business and industrial cooperation. The success of our graduates is the guarantee of our being on the right track and our motivation.

Kindest Regards,

Prof. Dr. Sibel Aksu Yldrm, PhD