Istanbul Aydın University Faculty of Sports Science was established in May 2018 and started its education activities as of academic year 2018-2019. Accepting students through special talent examinations, the faculty's purpose is educating modern, freethinker, tolerant, self-sacrificing and confident sports scientists, sports experts and academicians who are needed by the Republic of Turkey and can exist all over the world, who are equipped with knowledge and skills, respectful to human rights, able to talk and speak freely and who embraced national, sentimental and democratic values.
There are two departments, physical education and sports teaching and sports management, opened their doors for students in academic year 2017-2018 and also in academic year 2018-2019, two more departments were added: recreation and coaching education and are existing within the structure of Faculty of Sports Sciences. The faculty will expand its field of education by increasing academic staff that will be strengthened in coming years. Master's degree and doctorate education programs affiliated to Istanbul Aydın University Institute of Gradute Study and taking part within the structure of the faculty have been opened as of the academic years 2019-2020.
In addition, the sports hall construction is completed for the university and faculty students before the academic year 2021-2022.