About Amasya

Amasya University is one of the governmental funded universities of the Further and Higher Education of Republic of Türkiye. The first educational institution that was taken under the roof of Amasya University was Amasya Teachers Training College established in 1974. Today there are two Institutes, six Faculties, and eight Vocational Higher Schools within the University.

 Located in the region of Middle Black Sea, Amasya is founded on the slopes of Mt. Harşena in Yeşilırmak Valley. With its over 7000 year historical background it became a capital of a kingdom, trained scientists, artists, poets, and became a training city for sultan's sons. First steps of the Independence War of Turkey also took place in Amasya. Along with these historical and cultural riches , Amasya especially takes attention with Yalıboyu houses constructed along the shore of Yeşilırmak . Amasya is an antic city where history and nature mingles and where one can see the best marble apples, cherries, peaches and okras of the world.