IstanbulSabahattin Zaim University (IZU) has a campus wherefree discussion of allideas, except promoting discrimination and violence, canbe expressed freely.
Academicstaff and students at IZU have the right of freedomto carry out and disseminateresearch, analyses as well as any related academicworks on the topics of theirchoice within the framework of not violatingacademic freedom.
IZU isautonomous in its academic studies and complies withuniversal principles andethical guidelines in all decisions and practicesthereto.
ACADEMICAND SCIENTIFIC CODE OF ETHICS
Takingthe mission of becoming a research university as adeparture point, all academicmembers, students, and administrators at IstanbulSabahattin Zaim University(IZU) have and protect the principles of academichonesty.
IZUprovides its academics and students with necessary meansand media for carryingout their original scientific works, and does not allowviolation of principlesof academic honesty.
The mainrequirements for academic works that are carriedout by IZU teaching members andstudents are that they must be reliable,original and ethical.
Teachingstaff and academic members of IZU transfer the codeof ethics to their studentsthat they abide in their academic life. Academicmembers of IZU guide studentswho are also carrying out academic studies andworks in terms of how to reachresources and materials that they can use intheir work and how they canincorporate such resources.
IstanbulSabahattin Zaim University (IZU) provides equalopportunities, rights andfreedom to all of its academic members, students andemployees.
IZU, as afoundation university serving education, does notallow any discrimination orprejudice on the basis of ethnic identity,language, religion, gender, lifestyle and physical disability at any time onthe premises of its campus.
IZUadheres to the principle of universal equality in allits educationalactivities, employment policies, scholarship policies and allthe otherprograms.
IZU doesnot allow any student to be subject todiscrimination because of his or herworldview; and ensures that all rights inthis regard are protected by theuniversity.
DECLARATIONON THE ELIMINATION OF SEXUAL ABUSE ANDHARASSMENT
IstanbulSabahattin Zaim University (IZU) protects itsacademic members, students andadministrative staff against sexual abuse andharassment. It takes all the stepsand measures to prevent such actions.
IZU,creating awareness about sexual harassment within theinstitution, is committedto providing follow-up as well as support to thelegal process in the event ofsuch case