Qualified and Competitive Workforce

5.6 million people is living in Ankara and now it is the second crowded and second urbanized city in Turkey. Almost half of the population is under 30 and compared to its population the city has the highest number of higher education graduates. There are more than 240,000 university students and more than 15% of the city population has bachelor or post graduates degrees from Turkey’s top universities. As a consequence, Ankara has the highest high-tech sector employment in Turkey.  As a consequence, talented workforce can easily be hired by the investors and/or entrepreneurs at a competitive cost.

  • 5.6 million population
  • 50% of the population is under 32
  • 3.7 million in laborforce
  • 21 higher education units with top notch engineering and medical schools
  • More than 240,000 university students
  • 2.48% high tech sector employment in total employment of Ankara – highest in Turkey

50% of the population is under 32