Life in Istanbul

Regarding procedures like registering phone, finding accommodation, getting a transportation card, opening a Turkish bank account, getting a tax number - check out this page!


This section is created to provide you important links that may ease your inquiries and aid in navigation within the university.

Helpful Links

Below are helpful information that may your daily life in Istanbul easier.

Important Numbers

Ambulance: 112 (all over Turkey)

Police: 155 (all over Turkey)

Tourism Police: (0212) 5274503 (İstanbul only)

Gendarmerie: 156 (all over Turkey for rural areas)

Coast Guard: 158 (all over Turkey)

Fire Department: 110 (all over Turkey)

Forest Fire: 177 (all over Turkey)

Yellow Pages: 11818 or 11811 or 11880 (all over Turkey) the cost of directory could be expensive

Tourism Info: 170 (all over Turkey)