With the consent of the General Administrative Board of Knowledge Dissemination Association, the organzation was decided to be converted into Knowledge Dissemination Foundation on the 12th of April, 1972 with the decision number 7 and was agreed to prepare the Foundation Stock. ”On 27 November 1972, the Foundation Stock was read and accepted and after completing the official formalities, it started its mission on 8 January 1973.
THE AIM OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A HIGHER EDUCATON INSTITUTION IN THE FOUNDATION STOCK;
The foundation has the right(s) of opening kindergartens, primary and secondary schools, colleges, Anatolian high schools, science high schools, all sorts of vocational high schools, university, faculty and higher schools, any technical and social educational institutions, higher technology institutions, institutes of social sciences, science and others, research centers and academies; that is all types of educational and research based institutions collaboratively or separately with or without the affiliation of state or private sectors based on the consent of the foundation.
ESTABLISHMENT OF SABAHATTIN ZAIM UNIVERSITY
Istanbul Sabahattin zaim university was established by Knowledge Dissemination Foundation bound with the Higher Education Law of 2547, and in 24. April 2010, in the official newspaper issue 27561, it was published and officially accepted. It has been a foundation university with public legal entity with the law number 5981.