Prof. Dr. Murat Gürkan Arıkan
Date of Birth: 11/11/1964
Place of Birth: Bolu
Foreign Language: English, German and French
Information on Education, Scholarships, Diplomas and Titles
1975 – 1982: High School.
scholarship university placement exams across Turkey in 1982 26.s İŞBANKASI achievement award.
10/1982 – 10/1989: Higher education at Istanbul university, Çapa faculty of medicine.
06.1986 – 09.1986: university of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada, Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
World University Rankings; Rank: 301; 2014
1982 – 1989 Sabanci Foundation scholarship.
January 1989: graduation from faculty of medicine.
1989 – 1990: Study German and French in Luxembourg
September 1990: Equalization of medical doctor diploma in Luxembourg.
11.1991 – 12.1993: Luxembourg ministry of health specialization scholarship.
01.1994 – 10.1996: Austrian Scientific Research Foundation research grant.
August 1995: Free general practice in Luxembourg.
November 1995: Diploma of specialist clinician for Phase III and IV-studies of the Austrian society of clinical pharmacology.
April 1996: Accreditation of medical doctor diploma in Austria (Dr. Med. Univ.).
December 1996: Austria, university of Graz medical faculty, specialist diploma in obstetrics and gynecology department.
World University Rankings 2007; Rank: 279
October 1998: Accreditation of the obstetrics and gynecology specialty taken from abroad with the specialty examination at Edirne university.
January 2001: Granting the title and authorization of associate professorship at the medical faculty of the university of Graz, Austria.
2001: Austrian government granting professor title and authority by the ministry of health.
2001: Graduated from university of Graz, Austria with a “good” degree in management seminars.
2003: Anti-Aging counseling and treatment certificate, Graz, Austria.
2004: medical expert undergraduate education, Vienna, Austria.
09.2005: Recognition of associate professorship title and authority by YÖK.
01.2005 – 09.2010: Gynecological oncology training and activity, Leoben hospital.
2008: Accreditation of the specialist diploma in Germany.
2008: Reproduction medicine and infertility subspecialty, 1. Gynecology and obstetrics clinic, Ludwig Maximillian university, Munich.
World University Rankings 2015; Rank: 29
2009 ÜYTE Certificate equivalence, T.C. Ministry of Health.
2009: Robotic Surgery (Da Vinci) Leverkusen, Germany.
2010: ONLINE TUMOR BOARD organizational monitor across the state of Styria, upper Austria.
2011 – 2013: Acıbadem University, Fulya Acıbadem Hospital.
2013 – 2015: Bahçeci IVF and Women’s Health Center, Fulya, Istanbul.
02.02.2016: Professorship appointment. T.R. Yeni Yüzyıl university, Istanbul.
09.2015 – Currently Gaziosmanpaşa hospital, Istanbul – gynecological oncology and ÜYTE unit.
23.09.2019: Appointment of the head of the department of obstetrics and gynecology.
Highly educated and experienced areas:
Laparoscopic surgery, oncological surgery, reproduction medicine and gynecological endocrinology (UIT), reconstructive surgery.
Current teaching activities
1) University of Graz, Head of the Faculty of Medicine, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Education Program Code: 0087.045