BSc in Department of Civil Engineering

General

Program Description

BSc in Department of Civil Engineering

Mission

Our mission is to enable our students to gain the necessary knowledge and skills in the scientific and technical areas associated with the practice of Civil Engineering, and to provide them with an educational environment that enables their preparation as self-confident engineers with critical thinking skills who practice their profession at the highest standards with a strong sense of ethics.

Vision

Summarized as “Excellence in education, productivity in research, competitiveness in entrepreneurship!” our vision is to develop a nationally and internationally accredited educational program not only to reinforce the leadership position of our department among the national private universities but also to increase our rank to within the top five among all universities in Turkey. Besides their Civil Engineering knowledge and skills, it is an integral part of our vision that our graduates be progressive individuals who are knowledgeable and interested in social sciences, humanities and arts, dedicated to serve their community, and capable of quality research and creative entrepreneurship.

Job Opportunities

Civil Engineers are employed in planning, design, construction, management, maintenance, repair and renewal of infrastructure components such as building, transportation, energy and irrigation systems.

Well educated Civil Engineers are presented with a wide spectrum of job opportunities in public and private sectors. Growing share of Turkish Civil Engineering and construction services in the World construction market increases international job opportunities in parallel with the global economic growth.

Laboratories

Laboratories are the most important part for the Department of Civil Engineering. The information is learned in classrooms, and laboratories are used to get the practical knowledge. In addition, these laboratories are used for research purposes.

Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

Atilim University was founded by the Atilim Foundation on 15 July 1997 to serve as a Foundation University in the capacity of a legal entity pursuant to provisions of Law no. 2547 concerning the Foun ... Read More

Atilim University was founded by the Atilim Foundation on 15 July 1997 to serve as a Foundation University in the capacity of a legal entity pursuant to provisions of Law no. 2547 concerning the Foundation of Higher Education Institutes. Atılım’s goal is to develop individuals with the capability of attaining and putting to use the universal information required in the age of technology;- individuals who are knowledgeable and experienced in their respective fields, able to work as members of a team, and are not afraid of competition. In addition, they will operate in close relationship with the international community while being able to protect and preserve artistic, cultural and historical values; be sensitive towards environmental issues while being dynamic, inquisitive and aware of their country’s problems. Atılım University is located on 250 acres of land in İncek one of the most recent and fastest developing residential areas of Ankara, 20 km from the City Centre and 7 km from the motorway. The campus contains faculty buildings, laboratories, conference halls, basketball and volleyball fields, a gymnasium, tennis courts, a condition hall, a swimming pool, recreation areas where outdoor activities are also carried out, cafeterias and restaurants. By spending your university days at ATILIM University you will get: ◦The opportunity to have your university education in a foreign language ◦The physical and systematic infrastructure required for the synthesis of the three basic facts, namely "education", "research" and "culture", which form the "university" concept ◦Education Programs at international standards (e.g. ABET 2000) ◦Competent academic team ◦The opportunity to have lectures in small classes and thus more active involvement in the learning process, ◦Modern laboratories equipped with the latest technology ◦The opportunity to communicate with faculty members on a one-to-one basis and have a real education and discussion atmosphere supported by a variety of social activities, Read less