On December 30, 1898, Gulhane Military Medical Academy (GMMA) was first founded in Turkey with the contributions of the German Physicians named Prof. R. Rieder and Prof. G. Deycke. GMMA consists of the School of Medicine, School of Nursing and others.GMMA is the first medical institution of Turkey and it served as the foundation of some schools of medicine. It was the only health institution in Turkey to celebrate its centennial in 1998. The primary duty of the GMMA is to serve the needs of the TAF. GMMA pursues excellence in all its activities and also operates as an integral part of the national health care system.
Gülhane Military Medical Academy is a unique military institution with scientific autonomy and trains military physicians and other health personnel for Turkish Armed Forces (TAF).
GMMA also offers a residency and fellowship programs in all medical branches for physicians of the TAF and foreign countries in the training hospitals that were located in Ankara and Istanbul, which have 1200 and 1000-bed capacities respectively. The primary duty of the GMMA is to serve the needs of the TAF. GMMA pursues excellence in all its activities and also operates as an integral part of the national health care system. Throughout the years, there more than 100 international students that have enrolled in GMMA. Most of the students were from Albania, Azerbaijan, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Macedonia, Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus, Bosnia-Herzegovina and Jordan.
Mission and Vision
The main mission for the university is to educate and nurture students as individuals equipped with quality and depth of provison in all fields of science, technology and arts. As a research oriented university, they are committed to the promotion of excellence in education in line with universal values, it is important to ensure the students has the varieties of skills. The university also aims to empowered the student by inspiring intellectual curiousity and critical minds, open for improvement and positive change; and to contribute to society through research, technology, and public services it pursues.
Hence, it leads to the vision of Hacettepe University to become a leading university which the students are pround to be a member of both in the national and international arena, leading the change and development.
|Level||Program||Duration of study|
|Degree||Bachelor in Medical||4/5 years|
- Science lab
- Student center