Principal of the Department: Prof. Dr. Cihangir DOĞAN
Vice Principal of the Department: Arş. Gör. Dr. Bülent ÖZDEN
Vice Principal of the Department: Arş. Gör. Dr. Esin DİBEK
Department of Primary was found in 1998 during restructuring to meet the needs of teachers of all branches in the primary education system which emerged after being switched to 8 years of compulsory nonstop education in 1997. Department of Primary Education educates teachers for the pre-school educational institution; Department of Preschool Teacher Education and Department of Elementary Teacher Education train branch teachers for secondary schools.