VakıfBank, holder of “volleyball team with the most consecutive official game wins” in the Guinness Book of Records by winning all 73 official games from 23 October 2012 to 22 January 2014, has signed an important healthcare sponsorship agreement with Academic Hospital. The healthcare of the yellow and black team is now entrusted with Academic Hospital and its important academic members, earning it the nickname “hospital of professors”.


VakıfBank Sports Club is Turkey’s first Champions League Champion, the team with the most cups in international arena and the team with the most Champions League winning team. With the cooperation of Academic Hospital and Harvard Medical School in 2012, all athletes of VakıfBank Sports Club, including youth setup, can now benefit from world standard treatment planning and care services and will be covered by Turkey’s leading academic private hospital with its highest scientific and world renowned quality service.


Share values

Academic Hospital Board President Prof.  MD Zehra Neşe Kavak is known for positive discrimation of female students and being a pioneer in education and health.  VakıfBank Sports Club is a club that introduced over 1700 girls to volleyball in its 7 Volleyball Schools, 2 in Istanbul and Ankara and one each in Kocaeli, Bursa and Sarajevo. VakıfBank Sports Club and Academic Hospital have many shared values, especially education and supporting girls. 

Those who value success work together

VakıfBank Sports Club is Turkey’s number one team in number of cups won internationally with a total of 9 international championships and continues to make us proud by representing our country and being renowned as a pioneer. Academic Hospital holds various international awards such as “European Business Council Best Hospital and Hospital Manager Award”, “European Quality in Healthcare Award”, “European Property Awards Best Architecture and Interior Design Award.”