Koç University - Program support - Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Koç University

Program support

The grant supports the creation and operation of a Center for Late Antique and Byzantine Studies, for the next five years. The aim of the proposed Center is to establish an international graduate program, at the MA and PhD levels, provide a certificate program for undergraduates in Byzantine Studies, act as a hub for researchers located in different institutions and countries, and pursue archaeological field projects.

Koç University was established in 1993 and is currently considered amongst the top 3 most respected universities in Turkey. The University offers undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD programs to 5,500 students, while it also implements a notable scholarship program.