Social Facilities

Sports facilities

YTU has a semi-Olympic indoor pool, fitness centre, tennis and basketball courts, and football fields. To use some of the facilities students need to register with the student ID card and pay the fee. For further information about the facilities, visit:

The Fitness Centre is located in Davutpaşa Campus. It consists of two separate halls. This includes a gym equipped with electronically controlled equipment such as treadmills to improve the cardiovascular system, bands, weight training machines and free weights such as barbell and modern measuring instruments for carrying out scientific scans, measuring body composition, endurance and strength.

Our university staff, students, retirees, graduates and their first degree relatives can benefit from the hall. In addition, our university's disabled staff and students can benefit from the facilities free of charge, provided that they document their status.

Membership is required for use. The required documents for membership to the Fitness Centre are provided below:

  •  FR-0644 Fitness Hall Terms and Usage Rules Commitment Letter
  • FR-0643 Fitness Hall Membership Application Form
  • FR-0642 Fitness Centre Member Health Declaration Form

The Fitness Gym Contact number: 0212 383 40 37

The Olympic Swimming Pool:
The Olympic swimming pool is home to services and activities such as swimming courses for non-swimmers, summer sports schools for children, YTU swimming, and water polo teams’ training practices for the competitions, swimming techniques classes taught by the department of physical education and the test studies of underwater robots that will participate in competitions on behalf of our university.

Opening Hours: 08:30-20:30
The Olympic Swimming Pool Contact number: 0212 383 40 63

Artificial Turf Football Pitch:
The artificial turf pitch provides services for students' football tournaments and for the school teams’ training sessions.
You can find information on the regulations and how to make a reservation on the football pitch here:

For the up-to-date fees of the sports facilities visit:

Social Facilities

Yıldız Hisar Facilities

Located in Rumeli Fortress, right next to Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge, Yıldız Technical University Hisar Facilities are open to YTU members as well as other guests with its wonderful architecture and Bosphorus view. In addition to breakfast, lunch and dinner, the facility also provides service on special occasions such as cocktails, graduation nights and seminars. YTU members and graduates can benefit from the facility, which has Yıldız Main Restaurant, Poolside Restaurant, Lower Terrace Restaurant, meeting rooms with fireplace and a pool, at a discount. Poolside Restaurant; It has a capacity of 650 people in summer and 130 people in winter. Yıldız Main Restaurant has a capacity of 450 people.

Contact information

Rumelihisarı Mah. Salih Bey Sok. No:6 Hisarüstü Sarıyer / İstanbul
Tel: +90(212) 287 70 45
Tel: +90(212) 257 17 00