The Research Fund Accounting Office, which was established in 1984, was published in the Official Gazette No. 24722 on April 10, 2002 and prepared in accordance with Article 58 of the Law No. 2547 on the Council of Higher Education, amended by Law No. 4684. It was named Scientific Research Projects Branch Directorate based on the "Directive on Scientific Research Projects of the University". It continues to serve as Scientific Research Projects Coordination Unit with the "Regulation on Scientific Research Projects of Higher Education Institutions" published in the Official Gazette dated 26.11.2016 and numbered 29900.