Mission of the Program
The mission of the software engineering program is to educate software engineers who can carry out studies by establishing cooperation in domestic and abroad and thus contribute to the development of the country and the society as well as to be able to produce effective solutions by using engineering approaches in the software life cycle, with ethical principles and life.
Vision of the Program
Being one of the leading Software Engineering departments in our country and in the world in the fields of scientific research, projects, and education, which are sought at the international level.
Educates competent engineers needed by industry, academia, and society, both nationally and internationally; Being one of the leading Software Engineering departments in our country and in the world in the field of projects and educational subjects sought at international level.
Purpose of the Program
Ability to design appropriate solutions to integrate ethical, social, legal, and economic interests while using engineering approaches.
Understand and apply existing theories, models, and techniques that provide the basis for software design, development, implementation, and verification.
Ability to work effectively in the software development environment, to lead when necessary, and to communicate well with users, that is, to have project management skills.
Continuing professional and personal development by adopting the principle of life-long learning.
International exchange programs and study abroad (1 or 2 semesters)
Possibility to attend graduate programs after graduation
In the country where computer usage is spreading rapidly, graduates of software engineering department have the opportunity to work in various public and private institutions operating in administration, education, industry, trade and service areas, banks, universities, marketing companies producing computer hardware and software.
Learning & Teaching Methods
Graduates of the program are expected to demonstrate their ability to apply knowledge of mathematics, science, and engineering. In addition, they could show their ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data. Furthermore, they illustrate their ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability and also an ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems.
Access to Further Studies
International Exchange Programs and study abroad
Possibility to attend graduate programs
The program’s goal is to provide a professionally guided education in software engineering that prepares graduates to transition into a broad range of career options so that the graduates of the Software Engineering Department have opportunities to work at various public and private institutions carrying on business in the fields of management, education, industry, trade, and service; at banks, universities, the firms producing and marketing computer equipment, hardware, and software in our country where computer usage is rapidly spreading. You can work as a Business Analyst, Hardware Engineer, Management Consultant, Programmer, Researcher, Software Developer, and many other roles in companies such as IBM, NHS, ARM, BBC, EA Games, and Google.
Within a few years of completion, graduates exhibit the following characteristics: Be agile software developers with a comprehensive set of skills appropriate to the needs of the dynamic global computing-based society. Capable of the team and organizational leadership in computing project settings, and have a broad understanding of the ethical application of computing-based solutions to societal and organizational problems. Acquire skills and knowledge to advance their career, including continually upgrading professional, communication, analytic, and technical skills.
Undergraduate Students Admission
Applications to the undergraduate programs are accepted twice a year.
Documents Required for Undergraduate Application:
High School Diploma: A copy of a high school diploma in English or in Turkish.
Official Transcript: A copy of an official transcript and its translated copy (English or Turkish).
Exam Result: A copy of the exam result that is being used for the application.
In the case that original documents are not in English, notarized translations must be provided.
Before you start your application process, please make sure you have first selected the program which you would like to study. Prepare your supporting documents before starting your online application.
Language Entry Requirements
For English degree program applicants:
TOEFL score 75
IELTS score 6.0
If students do not have TOEFL/IELTS then he/ she has to take an English Proficiency Exam.
For Turkish degree program applicants: TOMER B1 level is required.
Tuition & Fees
Yearly Tuition Fee with Scholarships
Students on 100% scholarship pay $500 VAT and Social Activity Fee per year.
All admitted undergraduate students must pay 1000 USD as the first tuition installment to receive the acceptance letter.