İstanbul University, the first university in Turkey; it services more than 108,000 students and over 15,000 administrative and academic staff. İstanbul University has 20 faculties, 8 graduate schools, 16 institutes, 5 departments and 57 Research and Application Centers. It enjoys a privileged place among the universities with its museums, libraries, and buildings. Its total designated bed capacity of the student dormitories in İstanbul is about 40.000. The cheapest and the best quality meals for Students in Turkey is at İstanbul University. In line with its modern educational approach, İstanbul University, along with high-quality education, supports social, cultural, and artistic events organized by students. İstanbul University offers all sorts of support to its students who are successful but in need of making the ends meet for their basic needs for education.