Our Academic Principles


   1. Academic Freedom

   2. Academic and Scientific Code of Ethics

   3. No Discrimination Approach

   4. Declaration on the Elimination of Sexual Abuse and Harassment

1. ACADEMIC FREEDOM

Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU) has a campus where free discussion of all ideas, except promoting discrimination and violence, can be expressed freely.

Academic staff and students at IZU have the right of freedom to carry out and disseminate research, analyses as well as any related academic works on the topics of their choice within the framework of not violating academic freedom.

IZU is autonomous in its academic studies and complies with universal principles and ethical guidelines in all decisions and practices thereto.

2. ACADEMIC AND SCIENTIFIC CODE OF ETHICS

Taking the mission of becoming a research university as a departure point, all academic members, students, and administrators at Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU) have and protect the principles of academic honesty.

IZU provides its academics and students with necessary means and media for carrying out their original scientific works, and does not allow violation of principles of academic honesty.

The main requirements for academic works that are carried out by IZU teaching members and students are that they must be reliable, original and ethical.

Teaching staff and academic members of IZU transfer the code of ethics to their students that they abide in their academic life. Academic members of IZU guide students who are also carrying out academic studies and works in terms of how to reach resources and materials that they can use in their work and how they can incorporate such resources. 

 

3. NO DISCRIMINATION APPROACH

Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU) provides equal opportunities, rights and freedom to all of its academic members, students and employees. 

IZU, as a foundation university serving education, does not allow any discrimination or prejudice on the basis of ethnic identity, language, religion, gender, life style and physical disability at any time on the premises of its campus.

IZU adheres to the principle of universal equality in all its educational activities, employment policies, scholarship policies and all the other programs.

IZU does not allow any student to be subject to discrimination because of his or her worldview; and ensures that all rights in this regard are protected by the university.

 

4. DECLARATION ON THE ELIMINATION OF SEXUAL ABUSE AND HARASSMENT

Istanbul Sabahattin Zaim University (IZU) protects its academic members, students and administrative staff against sexual abuse and harassment. It takes all the steps and measures to prevent such actions. 

IZU, creating awareness about sexual harassment within the institution, is committed to providing follow-up as well as support to the legal process in the event of such cases.

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