Karadeniz Technical University is one of the most distinguished institutions in Turkey offering its students all possible opportunities regarding social, cultural and sports facilities. The social and cultural facilities include the state-of-the-art Osman Turan convention centre and the Atatürk cultural centre where all sorts of scientific and cultural meetings can be organised.
In addition to these, there are other mini football fields, tennis courts, open basketball and volleyball fields, and a squash field, as well as a modern stadium on the main campus suitably designed for evening competitions with its modern illumination and scoreboard. All these facilities are available to students and the university staff. Hasan Polat Sports Hall, located also on the main campus, is designed for all kinds of indoor activities, ranging from basketbol to squash to weight-lifting, and to sauna-bath. Other campuses also have similar sports facilities.
The students at Karadeniz Technical University can form groups to perform various activities such as folk dancing, acting, music, and arranging movie nights. Such groups perform their activities all around the country.