Astronomy, which is the origin of the natural sciences, mainly deals with distribution, motion, chemical composition, evolution, physical properties and interaction to each other of all celestial bodies exist in the Universe. According to the research method, aim and scope the Astronomy discipline divided to interrelated sub-branches. General Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Sciences are the essentials of these sub-branches. Astronomy is a positive science branch and does not have any relationship with astrology.

Students take mathematics, physics and chemistry lectures to improve their background that is needed for astronomy and astrophysics lectures. Moreover, there are several compulsory and selective lectures in computer programming, which makes it possible for students to work in their professional life other than astronomy. Graduate students can work on observatories, meteorology and space technology institutes, planetariums, science centers, private companies which rely on programming/physics/mathematics and work abroad benefiting from various supports.