Faculty of Law - Dean's Message

“We raise real lawyers which required by a real state of law  Our faculty started operating in 2000-2001 academic year and raises qualified young lawyers who have comprehensive knowledge of Turkish positive law as well as universal law principals and comparative law, and who can speak at least one foreign language at professional level. With academicians each of whom are experts in their field, Bahçeşehir University Faculty of Law aims to rank among assertive educational institutions not only in Turkey but also in the world in terms of Turkish law, international law and comparative law.

 Bahçeşehir University Faculty of Law applies a balanced program combining basic compulsory law school courses, as well as selective courses in relation with foreign law systems and applied laws managed by experts, such as virtual court and clinical courses, and also provides legal English courses. 

Since its foundation Bahçeşehir University Faculty of Law created a curriculum which focused on international law. The faculty establishes relations with law faculties in Europe within the scope of Erasmus program and as of semester students and academicians are exchanged. As well as adopting different law systems, agreements are executed with American Law Faculties, students increase their English speaking experiences and get to know foreign law system to a certain extent. Courses completed in foreign law faculties are acknowledged in our program, thus our faculty is integrated in international law education. Our students may also receive their education in BAU Berlin Campus.  Our graduate students are admitted to master and doctorate programs of leading law faculties in Europe and America.

Dean, Faculty of Law
Prof. Dr. Kadir Emre GÖKYAYLA