As part of its philosophy, Sabancı University aims to direct its research efforts primarily towards applied and strategic research with the objectives of advancing knowledge, supporting teaching and contributing to the progress of the community. The research activities at the university aim to enrich educational programs while contributing to social and economic development at regional, national and international level.
Research at Sabancı University is an interdisciplinary effort extending across all branches of science, technology and arts, taking place in Faculties, Centers and Forums.
Integrated Manufacturing Technologies Research and Application Center
Data Analytics Research and Application Center
Research and Application Center for Funcitonal Surfaces and Interfaces for Nano-Diagnostics
Research and Graduate Policy Directorate
At Sabancı University, research management process is conducted by Research and Graduate Policies (RGP) Directorate since 2001. RGP is a unique and exemplary model that sets an example to other universities in Turkey, supporting the development of strategic objectives in research and the implementation of policies with a view towards encouraging the conversion of scientific and technological developments to social and economic benefit, and the advancement of research activities and innovative ventures.
RGP is involved in the development and management of research projects, conducting long-term collaborative research efforts with the private sector, entrepreneurship, technology transfer and intellectual property management, and executes an institutional approach to research management. RGP employs an integrated and centralized mechanism to support the establishment of strategic objectives and the implementation of policies developed.
Research processes and researchers are supported through an integrated interface mechanism via RGP offices; RGP aims to achieve sustainability in the research processes of Sabancı University.
Pre-Incubation and Accelerator Services Center (Start-Up Company League (SU-COOL))