1988-1989 51 students were admitted to the Department of Maritime Business Administration
1992-1993 First graduates
1994-1995 First female students admitted to the School
1994-1995 31 students admitted to the Department of Nautical Science
1997-1998 Total of 300 graduates from the Dept. of Maritime Business Administration
1998-1999 First graduates of the Department of Nautical Science
1999-2000 First female student admitted to the Department of Nautical Science
2000-2001 School of Maritime Business and Management is granted the ISO 9002 Quality Management System Certificate by Italian Naval Registry (RINA) and Italian Certification of Quality Systems
2000-2001 PhD Programme has started
2000-2001 School of Maritime Business and Management has become the member of International Association of Maritime Universities (IAMU)
2006-2007 12 students were admitted to the Depertment of Marine Engineering
2009 The School has been transformed into “Maritime Faculty” with the publication in the Official Gazette dated 31.10.2009 numbered 2009/15486.
06.01.2010 Higher Education Council of Turkey has decided to transform the title of the Department of Nautical Science into “Department of Marine Transportation Engineering”.