Faculty of Architecture & Design
The Faculty of Architecture and Design is one of the eleven faculties offering education at the university since 1991. The fact that all departments related to architecture are grouped together allows students to become familiar with close disciplines and to gain their inter-disciplinary skills.
The aim of the faculty is to raise young architects who are sensitive towards social and cultural environment and who follow the changes and developments in technology closely. Faculty of Architecture and Design provides a holistic and international education which highlights local values and real life problems. There are many extra-curricular activities. The education programs of the three departments have been restructured. The degree programs meet the minimum requirements set by internationally and nationally accredited education programs such as EEC, UIA, RIBA,YÖK, YÖDAK and MİAK and sets to achieve education standards in line with the quality principles laid down by the Bologna Process. In addition to mandatory courses, the faculty offers a wide range of elective courses.
In addition to undergraduate degrees, the faculty also offers graduate and post graduate degrees. The medium of instruction in the respective departments is English, allowing students to keep up with advancements in all parts of the world.
Along with this academic year you take the first step to University life and meet the thrilling design world. You are all welcome!
Faculty of Architecture and Design is composed of English and Turkish Architecture, English Interior Architecture, and Turkish Graphical Design Departments and offers a four-year long education. It is also possible to follow the masters and PhD programs in architecture.
Our aim in all the departments is; to educate individuals, who are capable of comprehending design within qualitative & quantitative values, who respect ethical values, and integrate technical skills with professional practice, and who are capable of responding to the question ‘what & why do we design?’, with the awareness of social issues while experiencing the Mediterranean spirit.
In our faculty, carefully selected and experienced teaching staff are appointed. There will be advisors whom you can ask for advice for all problems you face about registration, weekly time tables, and your education programme including your adaptation to the university. These advisors will accompany you not only during your course registration but also during your university life. Please do not hesitate to ask for advice.
Design education is a highly exciting journey. It is important for us, that you love this world, find the creative power deep within inside you, and enjoy it. We know that you will graduate as initiative, productive, creative individuals; and we will be proud with you all the time.
We are looking forward to seeing and hearing your accomplishments both during your education and your future professional life.