Department of Linguistics


Mission: Our mission is to train highly qualified linguists in Applied Linguistics, Turkic and Altaic Linguistics especially in the field of language contact under the program of the Applied Linguistics and Comparative-historical Linguistics.

Vision: Our vision is to do the comparative-historical Turkic linguistics, that is not represented at the academic level in Turkey, an indispensable part of linguistic training and linguistic researches, as well as to become a department with very high standards in teaching and research, which works in close cooperation with international research institutions and the most qualified researchers, which gives weight to interdisciplinary studies, which has an outstanding position in the national and international level.