Kayseri has a big population and is both a cultural and industrial center with an incredible historical background. There is also a historical covered bazaar, the third largest in Turkey, which is still present in the city center. Kayseri is still famous for its hand-woven silk and wool carpets. Kanish and Karum ruins, the Assyrian and Hittites centers lie 22 km to the east of Kayseri.
The mountain, after which the university is named, Mount Erciyes, is 3,916 m high and quite spectacular all year round. Mt Erciyes is the most outstanding feature in this region, not only with its fascinating scenery but also with the opportunities it offers for winter sports. In winter, it is one of the most popular skiing resorts in.
The hottest days are in july and august and sometimes the temperatures range can be up to 38 ºC. The general weather amongs these months is around 23ºC. The coldest days are in december, january, february and sometimes it can fall down to -25ºC.
Gevher Nesibe hatun medical center was built 800 years ago by Seljuks. The institution was reportedly the First Hospital in The World that treated patients with mental disorders. The complex as a whole represents the earliest surviving Seljuk medrese and hospital in Anatolia. In these complex mad people was threatening by music instead of putting them to the torture.. The university hospital in Kayseri's Erciyes University was also named in memory of Gevher Nesibe. In 1978 Gevher Nesibe Hospital started to serve the public with a capacity of 930 beds.The Semiha-Asim Kibar Organ Transplant and Dialysis Hospital has a total of 140 beds, 30 of these beds are used for dialysis. This unit is able to provide nephrology, dialysis, and organ transplant services.
Mehmet Kemal Dedeman Oncology Hospital is equipped with 120 beds, a hematology clinic, a medical oncology clinic, a radiation oncology clinic along with a bone marrow transplant unit. Our Yilmaz and Mehmet Oztaskin Heart Hospital has a 160 bed capacity along with a Department of Cardiology and Heart Surgery.Also Mustafa Eraslan and Fevzi Mercan Children’s Hospital and Gulser-Dr.Mustafa Gundogdu Central Lab-block are in medical center.Hakan Cetinsaya Experimental and Clinical Research Center (DEKAM) is a very important research center in our country. This center has participated in research studies abroad and as a result of its successfulness it was connected to the Faculty of Medicine in 1999. The Minister of Health has given permission for this center to participate in clinical drug research. Our research center is the first and only center in our country that participates in this kind of research.
We will provide you one meal at hospitals' cafeteria.
Dormitories are close to campus. The university has dormitories for both male and female students; each with a capacity to house 1,500 students. The university dormitories have rooms with four to six beds, central heating and hot water; they also provide lunch and dinner. The student dormitories offer other services such as barbers/hairdressers, Internet Café, laundry facilities, dry cleaning service and study rooms.We support breakfast from where you will stay and lunch from a dining holl.A dining hall with a capacity of serving 2500 students is available on the main university campus in Kayseri. A lunch menu is prepared by dietitians and is served throughout the all year. The meals are nutritious, warm and palatable. There are also a variety of canteens (in the faculties), restaurants, cafes and pastry shops where students are regularly served tea, coffee, soft drinks and various dishes for a moderate fee.
Kayseri is a major transport nexus for the region. You can reach Kayseri by either plane or bus. The city is served by Erkilet International Airport and the International Air Transport Association symbol for the airport is ASR. The airport is approximately 5 kilometers (3 miles) away from the city center.There are several flights per day to Istanbul airport which is Turkey's premium air transportation hub. Kayseri’s Erkilet Airport has a brand new modern terminal.During the summer months there are some direct flight from European countries to our airport .Kayseri has a busy bus station with very frequent and convenient coach service to and from Ankara and Istanbul as well as other cities in Turkey. The journey from Ankara takes about 5 hours (316km) and from Istanbul 11 hours (770km).The public transportation system in Kayseri is quite modern. In Kayseri there are buses, minibuses taxis and a light rail transit system called Kayseray is under construction and is expected to open in a year. Buses and minibuses (dolmu
is the oldest medical hospital in the Anatolia
It's a great part of nature; also you can observe many kind of birds in here. (70 kilometers from city center)
watching sunset and walking around the Peribaca's makes you in fairytale. you can see the trace of volcanic lavs power in there.(60 kilometers form city center)
ıt has amusement center, science center, zoo, ıce skating and water skiing. It is realy enjoyable.
our university takes its name from this mountain. It has realy important skii center but you can also visit yayla( like plateau in the mountains) breath fresh water in agust
HISTORICAL PLACES OF TALAS
MUSEUMS AND MADRASAHS
KAYSERİ GRAND BAZAAR