Rector’s Message



Dear Students and Parents,

For now, the number of universities in our country is approximately 200, 100 of which is state and 84 of which is foundation. At this point, since the number of universities in our country has reached the desired level, the quality and specialization process has been entered in the following period. Then at this point, Konya Food and Agriculture University is also designed as an international research university providing English education in accordance with the new higher education mission and it is the first specialized university in this field adopting the mission of "International University to Transform Information into Product". The students whose average success rating is 25.000 have prefered our university which has started education and training in the academic year 2016-2017 for the first time and it has become the first one in this field. In accordance with the mission of internationalization, bilateral cooperation protocols have already been made in the field of education and research with the world's major universities (Michigan State, Purdue, Davis, Missouri etc.). In accordance with the campus plan, in addition to the existing buildings, our new training and research building which has approximately land of 30.000 m2 at the first stage, is highly equipped and suitable for modern standards will be commissioned in the 2017-2018 academic year.

Dear Students, in accordance with the education model we apply, you will be placed in joint programs within the faculty, and latest at the end of 1.5 years, you will be able to choose your desired department without any restrictions. In addition to this, you will be able to benefit from the Double Major, Minor and Undergraduate Transfer facilities which are approved by YOK regulations. Most importantly, during your education,  you will get rich work experience and a post-graduate job guarantee in the companies operating in the affiliates of Anatolian Union Holding and Konya Sugar Industry and Trade Inc. , which is the founder of our country's largest integrated agricultural institution and university.  When you choose our university, you will also benefit from supports such as complimentary choice scholarship and project scholarship as well as free education and harboring at the undergraduate level.

Dear parents, you entrust us your most precious presence in life. Our greatest desire is to educate our children as global competitors, curious, interrogative, researching and problem-solving individuals. Our greatest pleasure will be to be able to graduate our children as a responsible specialist who has the skills of synthesizing and has been wanted in the business world after the training they will get.

Dear students, as Konya Food and Agriculture University, our primary goal is to educate people who has been equipped with up-to-date information and technologies, pay regard national things as well as international thinking and self-confident entrepreneurial individuals. We will be happy to see you among us as a part of the Konya Food and Agriculture University family.,

With my love and respect.


Prof.Dr. Cumhur ÇÖKMÜŞ