Informatics Institute, providing graduate level education and research in all dimensions of human development for information technology applications, is an Istanbul Technical University (ITU) unit.
The mission of Informatics Institute is to build an interdisciplinary platform which will promote research and education in all application areas of information technologies.
Information technologies in 21st century constitute the main driving force of all humanitarian and economic developments. Effective use of these technologies will determine the outcome of developments in all organizational levels, from societies to individuals. Creative and comprehensive research programs and human resources development initiatives will play a key role in the achievement of this effectiveness. Open source code and public licensing approaches will substantially facilitate intellectual development and cooperation.
Informatics Institute should form an interdisciplinary platform which will encourage research and education in all application areas of information technologies. Therefore, it provides high-quality services, constantly updated hardware and software resources and a rich intellectual environment to enable developing creative applications at local, national, and global scales.