Ege University is a public educational institute located in Bornova, İzmir Province, Turkey. Founded in 1955, it operates in the fields of education, higher education, and university. Ege University is accredited by the Higher Education Planning, Evaluation, Accreditation and Coordination Council.
The university is also known as Ege Üniversitesi and Ege üniversitesi. It is affiliated with the European University Association and has a total of 3,185 employees.
Ege University has several subsidiaries, including the Natural History Museum of Ege University and the Ege University Observatory. The institution's headquarters are located in İzmir, Turkey.