BAU Global’s story of achieving international success began in 1968 with the establishment of Uğur Dershaneleri. Uğur Dershaneleri, which enabled students to achieve outstanding successes in national exams, started education with Bahçesehir College for reaching more children with quality education. In 1998, Bahçeşehir University accepted its first students at the heart of Istanbul. In 2004, it started dynamic and intensive English Language Training programs at Mentora College. In 2006, Bahçesehir College Science and Technology High School was established to educate scientists.
Bahçeşehir University, which wons the Superbrands of Turkey award in 2007, continues to unites its students in global standards.
In 2012, it started its education life with the extensive programs of CES Toronto Language School. As one of the most important research centers of the world, BAU Medical started to educate future doctors in 2012. It opened its doors to the students from all around the world in 2014 through Bau International University in Washington D.C. and Berlin International University of Applied Scienes in Berlin. BAU International University Batumi started its academic life in 2015 with the understanding of education beyond the boundaries therefore a new member was added to the BAU Global Education Network. In 2016 Mentora Sprachschule started to study German, English and Turkish lessons at the center of Berlin. In 2017-2018 academic year, it started the academic studies at Bahçeşehir Cyprus University with the 11 students from 3 continents. At the second half of 2018, the University of Politécnica de Puebla, Ukrainian-American Concordia University, Foreign Trade University and Xi’an International University joined the BAU Global Education Network.