International Education

Eyuboglu Schools

Namik Kemal Mah, Umraniye, Istanbul, 34762, Turkey
Tel: (+90) 216 522 1212
Fax: (+90) 216 328 7201
Web site:
CEEB: 696146

Director General - Burçak Eyüboglu
Secondary/Science School Principal - Funda Cüceloglu
Principal, Primary - Sidel Boke
College Counselor - Sehrazat Saridereli
Deputy General Manager - Tuna Mengu
Board Chair - Rüstem Eyüboglu

Full time:   31 men, 275 women
Part time:   2 men, 0 women
Nationalities:  10   CURRICULUM AND EXAMS:

:   National, MYP, PYP, IB

Age Range: 3-18
Total Enrolment: 2351
Nationalities: 12
1222 boys, 1129 girls
Kindergarden: 304
Elementary (K-8): 1654
Secondary (9-12): 358
Science School (9-12): 35

Day only: TL 14583-TL 20833
Other Fees: Lunch YTL 2, 616
Learning Support Programme
Eyüboglu Educational Institutions is a group of private, co-educational schools founded by Dr Rustem Eyüboglu in 1985. EEI comprises five kindergartens, three Elementary sections, a Secondary, and a Science Secondary section, and offers a bilingual education to students aged 3-18. School policy is based on academic excellence, internationalism and inter-culturalism, and social awareness. School policy is determined by a board of executive administrators. EEI is authorized to offer IBDP, IBMYP and IBPYP in grades K -12. The school is also an authorized internet-based TOEFL Center. There is a strong ESL program in all sections, leading students to UCLES and TOEFL English proficiency examinations, in addition to IB qualifications. Starting from Grade 5, German, French and Spanish are taught as a second foreign language. Elective subjects offer more intensive and specialized study in the fields of social sciences, sciences, arts, music, computer and astronomy. Individualized instruction is part of the curriculum. Academic courses are supplemented by a wide variety of extra-curricular activities in art, music, humanities and drama. Besides traditional sports activities, archery, horse riding, fencing, swimming, bocce, folk dancing, and modern dancing are also offered.
Faculty members are all qualified university graduates; 32% of the subject teachers hold postgraduate degrees. Teachers have an average of ten years of teaching experience. The average tenure at the school is seven years.
The main campus, an area of 33, 000 m2, is situated on the Asian side of Istanbul. Facilities on the campus include an Arts and Sports Complex with a swimming pool, various art studios and sports areas for handball, volleyball, athletics, basketball, archery, ballet and folk-dancing, a theatre hall seating 480, a small theatre seating 100, a full-sized gymnasium, four smaller multi-purpose PE halls, activity room, four art and ceramics studios, two libraries with 56, 000 volumes, tennis, basketball and handball courts, a bocce field, and a playing field. There are five computer laboratories; all 550 computers on the campus have 24-hour Internet and BBS access. All class rooms are equipped with laptops with internet access. There are eleven science laboratories. The two observatories, equipped with powerful telescopes, enable the school and wider community to make astronomical observations.
Admission to Eyüboglu is offered on the basis of a school-administered examination for the Elementary section and according to Turkish Ministry of Education regulations for the Secondary sections. Limited financial aid is available through the school's scholarship fund. All Eyuboglu Schools ( 10 schools) have been accredited by CIS.