Rector of Marmara University Prof. Dr. Erol Özvar, Secretary General Murat Arısal, Press Counselor İhsan Ayal, Lecturer Dr.Uğur Serencam was present in the visit. Mayor Aydın received information from Rector Özvar and the other authorities about the works of Marmara University's Recep Tayyip Erdoğan Complex, the foundation of which was laid last year.
Prof. Dr. Erol Özvar said in his explanation "Our construction works continue at full speed. Engineering and technology faculties are planned to move in March 2021. We will move here gradually. We aim to move the whole university here in 2023."
Özvar explains that the buildings were inspired by Ottoman and Seljuk architecture and consisted of 3-4 floors. He stated that there will be departments such as faculties, a student dormitory with a capacity of four thousand people, libraries, sports halls, social and cultural activity areas, and bicycle tracks at several points.