Türkiye’s economy is supported by a strong pipeline of young and dynamic talent. 26 million students are studying in primary, secondary and higher education in Türkiye, which is more than the population of 22 European Union member countries.

In the EU there are 8 million university students, with an average of 900,000 students graduating annually. The number of university graduates in Türkiye is over 10 million.​

Türkiye has the third largest workforce in Europe with 32 million people, and the highest rates of employment after Germany, England and France, with 27 million people in employment.