Ege University Turkish Language Department was founded in 1983, in compliance with 2547 numbered Law of Higher Education’s article 5/i, under Ege University Rectorate to provide the obligatory Turkish Language lesson to our students.
In the Department;
1983-1986 Prof. Dr. Fikret TÜRKMEN,
1986-1986 Prof. Dr. Tunca KORTANTAMER,
1986-1987 Prof. Dr. İsmail AKA,
1987-1992 Prof. Dr. Fikret TÜRKMEN,
1992-2001 Prof. Dr. Ömer Faruk HUYUGÜZEL,
2001-2019 Prof. Dr. Metin EKİCİ,
2019-2022 Prof. Dr. Zeki KAYMAZ,
Since 2022 Doç. Dr. Yılmaz ÖZKAYA is serving as Head of Department.