The foundation of Iğdır University is based on Iğdır Vocational School. Iğdır Vocational School, which was founded in 1995 as an affiliate of Kafkas University, started to serve only 20 students, 16 lecturers, 1 employee and 1 officer in the first year of business administration.The rapidly growing Iğdır MYO has been rendering service to more than 1500 students with 8 formal and 5 second education programs in a short time. The establishment of the faculty which has been continuing since 2001 has yielded results in 2006 and our province has valuable agricultural areas. On May 22, 2008, Iğdır University was officially established with 3 faculties, 2 vocational schools and 3 institutes in accordance with the Article 100 of the Law on Organization of Higher Education Institutions. Iğdır Agriculture Faculty has taken its place in 2008 OSS guide as a result of intensive efforts and started its activities in 2008-2009 academic year with 30 students. Since 2008, our university has completed both its physical and academic establishment phase with a total of 278 academic, 199 administrative, 164, 7 faculties, 2 higher schools, 4 vocational schools, 3 institutes, 4 vocational schools and 3 research centers. auxiliary staff and 3366 undergraduate, graduate 2516, 495 master’s and our region, with a total of 6380 students, including 3 PhD students and ensure Turkey’s becoming one of the prestigious universities and is progressing with steady steps. Iğdır University, which is one of the youngest universities in our country, continues its rapid development with its ongoing projects. In this sense, one of the most important projects recently implemented is the Research Laboratory Application and Research Center (ALUM) which was opened in 2016. The center, with its modern and technical devices, is a great research laboratory that the researchers at our university and regional universities benefit from.
Iğdır University Application Hotel offers accommodation with 84 rooms and provides healthcare services with salt-covered salt treatment rooms. With this feature, our Application Hotel has a special place among its counterparts. The university mosque project, 3000 people; Open Air Sports Facilities Project, which includes athletics, basketball, tennis and football. The Excavation and Recreation Area Project, the Animal Hospital Project, the Medico-Social Building Project and the Landscape Project, in which the student groups can organize different activities, and also the student groups can organize different activities, are the projects planned to be completed and put into service in 2017.
Faculty of Agriculture
Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Fine Arts
Faculty of Science and Letters
Faculty of Theology
Faculty of Tourism