Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University was founded under the name of Rize University by the Law No. 5467 on the establishment of 15 new universities published in the Official Gazette No: 26111 dated March 17, 2006 and published in the Official Gazette dated 11 April 2012 and numbered 28261. The Law on Amendment was renamed as Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University.The foundations of the Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University were laid on 01 March 1976 with the Rize Vocational School, which was established under the Ministry of Education and later connected to Karadeniz Technical University. The university adventure started in 1976 in Rize, the capital of tea and rain. In 1992, the first faculties of our university and our university, Rize Faculty of Divinity, Rize Fisheries Faculty, in 1996, Fındıklı Vocational School and in 1997 the Faculty of Education and Faculty of Arts and Sciences’ and the establishment of Rize University in 2006.


Ardeşen Tourism Faculty

Faculty of Dentistry

faculity of Pharmacy

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Faculty of Fine Arts, Design and Architecture

Faculty of Law

Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences

Faculty of Theology

engineering faculty