top General Information


Street:Üniversiteler Mahallesi
Dumlupinar Bulvari N°1



Post Code:06800


Other Sites

Also two campuses out of Ankara: METU Erdemli campus in Mersin and METU Northern Cyprus Campus

Institution Funding



Founded 1956 as State University by the Government of Turkey in co-operation with the United Nations and UNESCO. Acquired present autonomous status 1959. Reorganized 1982 following the Higher Education Reform

Academic Year

September to July (September-January; February-July) and Summer School Session

Admission Requirements

Secondary school certificate or recognized foreign equivalent and national entrance examination



Accrediting Agency

Council of Higher Education (YÖK)

Student Body


top Officers

Head : Mustafa Versan Kök

Job title:Rector

top Divisions

Faculty : Architecture

Fields of study:Architecture, Industrial Design, Rural Planning, Town Planning

Faculty : Arts and Science

Fields of study:Biology, Chemistry, Genetics, History, Mathematics, Molecular Biology, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Sociology, Statistics

Faculty : Economics and Administrative Sciences

Fields of study:Business Administration, Economics, International Relations and Diplomacy, Political Sciences, Public Administration

Faculty : Education

Fields of study:Computer Education, Education, Educational Sciences, Educational Technology, Foreign Languages Education, Mathematics Education, Physical Education, Primary Education, Science Education, Sports

Faculty : Engineering

Fields of study:Aeronautical and Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Food Technology, Geological Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Petroleum and Gas Engineering

Graduate School : Applied Mathematics

Fields of study:Applied Mathematics

Graduate School : Informatics

Fields of study:Cognitive Sciences, Computer Graphics, Health Administration, Information Technology

Graduate School : Marine Sciences

Fields of study:Marine Science and Oceanography

Graduate School : Natural and Apllied Sciences

Fields of study:Engineering, Natural Sciences

Graduate School : Social Sciences

Fields of study:Social Sciences

Research Division : Applied Ethics

Fields of study:Ethics

More details:UYETAM

Research Division : Assessment of Historical Environment

More details:TAÇDAM

Research Division : Audio-Visual Production

Fields of study:Cinema and Television

More details:GISAM

Research Division : Black Sea and Central Asian Countries

Fields of study:Asian Studies

More details:KORA

Research Division : Coastal Harbour Engineering

Fields of study:Coastal Studies

Research Division : Construction Industry Training and Research

Fields of study:Construction Engineering

More details:ISEM

Research Division : Continuing Education

More details:SEM

Research Division : Defence Industry Control

Research Division : Disaster Management

More details:AFET

Research Division : Distance Learning

Research Division : Earthquake Engineering

Fields of study:Geological Engineering

Research Division : Economics

Fields of study:Economics

Research Division : Entrepreneurship

Fields of study:Management

More details:GIMER

Research Division : European Studies

Fields of study:European Studies

Research Division : Geology and Geophysics

Fields of study:Geology, Geophysics

Research Division : Ground Mechanics

Research Division : High Energy Astrophysics

More details:SAGE

Research Division : Housing

Research Division : Information Technology and Electronics

More details:BILTEN

Research Division : International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer

More details:ICHMT

Research Division : International Relations

Fields of study:International Relations and Diplomacy

Research Division : Machine Design and Manufacturing

Research Division : Management and Administration

Fields of study:Administration, Management

Research Division : METU-Southeast Anatolia Project

More details:GAP

Research Division : Microelectronic Technology

More details:METU-MET

Research Division : Modelling and Simulation

More details:MODSIM

Research Division : Petroleum

Fields of study:Petroleum and Gas Engineering

More details:PAL

Research Division : Plant Biotechnology

Research Division : Public Politics and Urban Studies

Research Division : Research & Development and Advanced Studies

More details:Turkish Air Force - METU

Research Division : Robotics Application

Fields of study:Robotics

More details:BILTIR CAD/CAM

Research Division : Science and Technology

Fields of study:Mathematics and Computer Science, Natural Sciences, Technology

More details:TEKPOL

Research Division : Software Research and Development

Fields of study:Software Engineering

More details:SRDC

Research Division : Special Structures and Tall Buildings

Research Division : Technology Development

More details:METU-KOSGEB

Research Division : Transport

Fields of study:Transport and Communications

Research Division : Water Resources

Research Division : Welding Technology and Non-Destructive Testing

Fields of study:Metal Techniques

More details:KAYNAK

School : Foreign Languages

Fields of study:English, Modern Languages, Writing

top Degrees

Lisans Diplomasi

Yüksek Lisans Diplomasi

Doktora Diplomasi


Also Teaching Certificates

top Academic Periodicals


Journal of the Faculty of Architecture

Studies in Development

Updated on 26-11-2019