Purpose of Establishment

Turkish Maarif Foundation serves as a gateway to international educational arena of Turkey that will contribute to enhancing cultural and civilizational interaction and paving the way for achieving the common wellbeing.

Together with the Ministry of National Education, TMF which was established by the enacted law on June 17th 2016 by the Turkish Parliament is the sole entity authorized to provide educational services abroad.

As a non-profit public educational foundation, TMF is entitled to run institutions from pre-school to higher education.

Vision

To become a pioneering educational institution nurturing pure-minded people who use knowledge for the peace and welfare of humanity.

Mission

To carry out comprehensive educational activities throughout the world based on the common values of humanity and Anatolian traditionof wisdom.

Values

  • Confidence
  • Transparency
  • Cooperation and Solidarity
  • Competence and Virtue
  • Respect to Local Values
  • Inclusiveness in Education
  • Universality

Education

TMF opens and manages pre-school, primary, secondary and higher education institutions, i.e., schools and universities, dormitories and other types of educational infrastructures around the world.
Establishes facilities such as courses for informal education, study centers and cultural centers.

Educational Support

TMF establishes libraries, laboratories, arts and sports facilities as complementary elements of the education and training period.
Supports career planning of graduates through its Career Follow-up and Guidance System.

Publication

TMF establishes publishing bodies for educational purposes. Developes, produces and publishes educational programs and contents.
Supports R&D activities through scientific researches on educational methods, practices, contents and curriculums.
Supports high quality fundamental and applied research in social and natural sciences.
Publishes periodical and indefinite publications, organizes symposiums, conferences and workshops, to cooperate with institutions and organizations operating in the field of education.

Scholarship and Housing

TMF offers scholarship for all levels of education in national, regional and global scale.
Provides educational grants, cash supports and in-kind supports with educational materials such as books, clothes, computers and software support to the students in all levels of education from pre-school education to the university.
Establishes facilities such as dormitories and lodging that will meet the needs of the people who provide educational services and study in educational institutions.

Turkish Maarif Foundation https://turkiyemaarif.org