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Faculty of Education was established in 1999. The fundamental mission of the faculty is to adopt and administer a functional view of education reconciling society's educational expectations with the requirements of contemporary education, to develop, apply and improve the principles and processes of learning and teaching in line with the educational philosophy of teaching how to learn, conduct original high quality research in education, and to present the results at respective national and international institutions, contribute to the policy and future decisions in education through research projects. In line with this mission our vision is to become an institution preferred foremost by the most selected educational institutions and research establishments of the future in the country and region, become an institution of education and research aware of the influence between education and the changes and developments in the world, become a leading institution of education providing counseling and educational services to families, teachers and administrators.

Educational policy of the faculty is built on academic distinction, intellectual freedom, selfless service, trust and equality. Based on these policies, administer quality teacher education programs with a humanistic approach, adopt and administer a functional view of education reconciling society's educational expectations with the requirements of contemporary education, develop new models of teacher education responsive to the needs of society; develop, apply and improve the principles and processes of learning and teaching in line with the educational philosophy of teaching how to learn, conduct original high quality research in education, and present the results at respective national and international institutions, evaluate and improve the educational programs according to internationally recognized standards, create and raise public awareness with respect to education, generate and sustain respect for education in society by training successful professional individuals and researchers in particular, and good citizens in general are among the major goals of the faculty.

Faculty of Education of Eastern Mediterranean University is one of the best places for students who choose teaching profession, will find ideal student-lecturer ratio and sincere lecturer-student relationship. A library with a rich data base and thousands of printed documents, unlimited internet use, extensive sports and cultural activity facilities, opportunities to meet students from many different countries, wide range of scholarship opportunities and dormitories with home comfort are some of the services provided by our faculty. Experienced academic staff, the quality and the amount of scientific publications are key characteristics which contributed to ranking of our faculty above many education faculties in this region.​