The Department of History in Faculty of Art and Science at Sakarya University was found in 1993. We offer a broad range of courses at the undergraduate and graduate levels to challenge students’ perception of the past and the present. Our both undergraduate and graduate programs offer courses on a variety of themes, topics, and historical periods. The department’s faculty members in general study and teach about the history of Middle East, Central Asia as well as Mediterranean world, pre-modern and modern history of Asia and Europe. Our faculty are dedicated to excellence in the classroom and to mentoring a diverse and accomplished group of undergraduate and graduate students. The department is also a hub for interdisciplinary teaching and research in the post-graduate level. We have close links to a variety of academic units on campus, including International Studies, faculty of Theology and department of sociology.