School of Foreign Languages designs and conducts the English preparatory program and the compulsory foreign language courses for the associate, undergraduate and graduate students at İstanbul Medeniyet University. The school consisted of the Department of Basic English and the Department of Modern Languages from 2012 to 2018, when these two departments were united under the Department of Foreign Languages by a decision of the Council of Higher Education.  

The Department of Foreign Languages has been active with 30 English, 1 Spanish and 1 Greek instructors in Tuzla-Orhanlı Campus since 2017-2018 academic year. The department provides good quality, healthy and regular foreign language education with the invaluable contributions of the following offices: Curriculum and Material Development Office, Assessment and Evaluation Office, Professional Development Office, Private Courses Unit, Distance Education Unit and Erasmus Unit.