It was founded by the Maçka Education, Culture and Social Services Foundation, chaired by Mr. Ömer YILDIZ.

In 2010, the establishment of the Eurasian University was accepted by law in the General Assembly of the Turkish Grand National Assembly. The Law was published in the Official Gazette dated 28.01.2011 and numbered 27829.

The Department of Architecture started to teach at the Faculty of Engineering and Architecture in the academic year of 2011-2012.