School of Sport Sciences and Technology was established as a department of the Faculty of Education in 1989, to educate physical education
teacher, trainer manager, to provide new approaches and current knowledge and skills to its alumni.
Since its foundation our school has major research fields such as, Training and Movement Sciences, Physical Education, Sports Medicine, Sports Management and Organization, and Psychosocial Aspects of Sports. But with the acceptance of The Council of Higher Education in 1991 we started to offer post graduate education. This is the most important step of the transition from "Physical Education" to "Sport Sciences" in Turkey.
In 1992, with the nation's leading departments, Department of Sport Sciences and Technology has evolved into academy. At first, graduates attained knowledge about physical education teaching, right alongside with modular approach they majored in a practical and theoretical fields of sport sciences. Since 2000, they have begun taking bachelor's degree from one of the programs named "Sport Sciences", "Physical Education Teaching" and "Recreation".
School of Sport Sciences and Technology, had put into practice the concept of "Sports Sciences" and used multi and inter-diciplinary structure of the sport sciences, for the first time in Turkey. Furthermore, accordance with the Bologna process, conducts graduate and doctorate programs in Institute of Healt Sciences.