Profile of The Programme

The Electrical and Electronics Engineering Program aims at giving the students a strong background in physical sciences, mathematics, and computational methods as well as the basic area concepts, such as electronic circuits, analog and digital systems, communications, electromagnetics, and control systems. In addition, the program also offers a variety of undergraduate courses which are designed to emphasize state-of-the-art electronics technologies. These include Signal and Image Processing, Information Technologies, Telecommunication Systems, Optoelectronics, Microwaves, Antennas, and Microelectronics.

Graduates should be

  • Recognized for excellence in technical and professional problem-solving, teamwork, communication, and leadership skills, and excel in careers in national and international companies in engineering, research and development, business and managerial positions,
  • Able to perform independent research to help define the frontiers of knowledge in electrical and computer engineering or related interdisciplinary areas and pursue graduate study at top-ranked universities worldwide to become future national or international academic leaders,
  • Innovators and entrepreneurs with a global vision, who can develop new technologies and/or products, and found new national or international companies in electrical and computer engineering or related areas.

Qualification Awarded

Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Admission Requirements

Candidates can apply via ÖSYM, as an international student, as a transfer student or as a tuition-paying exchange student. Admission requirements for all types of prospective students can be found at the Registrar’s Directorate webpage: https://registrar.ku.edu.tr/en/admission/

The requirements for incoming exchange students can be found at http://oip.ku.edu.tr.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

Students who took the equivalents of certain courses offered in Koç University in other institutions can apply to the respective College or Graduate School at Koç University to transfer those courses.

Opportunities for candidates with IB, French Baccaleurate, Matura and Abitur diplomas on webpage (only in Turkish for the moment):
https://adaylar.ku.edu.tr/content/kayit-kabul-ile-ilgili-sorular#2_15

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Koç University exam regulations are given on webpage: https://registrar.ku.edu.tr/en/procedures/examination-procedures/

Graduation Requirements

Students need to have a GPA at or above 2.00/4.00 and need to have completed all courses on their curriculum with a passing letter grade in order to graduate.

Occupational Profiles and Access to Further Studies

Koç University Electrical and Electronics Engineering alumni have a broad education with interdisciplinary emphasis and are pursuing careers in many different sectors in national and international firms:

  • Information Technology: FOTECH (Türkiye), Maxim Integrated (Türkiye), Ericsson (Türkiye), ASML (Türkiye), Veeam Software (Türkiye), Monitise MEA (Türkiye), Google (ABD), Amazon (İngiltere), TPG Telecom Group (Türkiye), Turkcell (Türkiye), Vodafone (Türkiye), Netas (Türkiye)
  • Electrical Power Production: Schneider Electric (Türkiye), Mitsubishi Electric (Türkiye), EPİAŞ (Türkiye), COREN Elektrik Enerjisi (Türkiye), Maersk Drilling (Singapur)
  • Research: Disney Research (İsviçre)
  • Consultancy: McKinsey & Company (Türkiye)
  • Finance: Garanti Teknoloji (Türkiye), Bryan, Garnier & Co (Almanya)
  • Entertainment: Netflix (ABD)

Career Development Center, supports all Koç University students and graduates in career Development and Planning, in preparing graduate education plans, and in professional life decisions. For more information about the Career Development Center, please visit https://career.ku.edu.tr/en/

Curriculum

https://apdd.ku.edu.tr/en/academics/major-double-major-minor-and-track-programs/major-programs/college-of-engineering-ce/#electrical_and_electronics_engineering

Program Learning Outcomes (PLOs)

College of Engineering Graduates:

1. Learn advanced mathematics and natural sciences, and gain the ability to apply this knowledge towards modeling and solution of engineering problems,

2. Gain the ability to identify, formulate and solve complex engineering problems,

3. Gain the ability to design a component, process, system, or product to meet desired needs under realistic constraints and conditions, addressing economic, environmental, sustainability, producibility, ethical, social, political, health and security issues

4. Gain the ability to select and use necessary techniques, and modern engineering and information technology tools for engineering applications and practice,

5. Gain the ability to design and conduct experiments, collect data, analyze and interpret data for engineering applications,

6. Gain the ability to function in intra-disciplinary and multi-disciplinary teams,

7. Gain the ability to effectively communicate in Turkish and English by oral, written, and graphical means,

8. Recognize the need for and ability to engage in life-long learning and to reach the most recent information in science and technology

9. Recognize and understand professional and ethical responsibility,

10. Understand project management, risk management, and change management concepts; as well as awareness of the importance of innovation and entrepreneurship for sustainable economic development.

11. Understand impact of engineering solutions in a global and societal context, including health, environment, safety and legal issues

Program Graduates:

12. Gain breadth in fundamentals of electrical and electronics engineering with required area courses, and provides depth in an area of specialization through 3 area elective and 6 free electives courses.

13. Gain advanced mathematical foundation, including differentiation and integration, multi variable calculus, linear algebra, differential equations,  complex variables, probability and statistics,

14. Gain strong foundation in the main subjects covering the broad area of electrical and electronics engineering, including signal processing, analog and digital circuits, analog and digital electronics, electromagnetics and antennas, analog and digital communications, systems and control, microwave electronics with applications,

15. Gain the ability to apply a combination of theory, computational simulation and laboratory experimentation techniques to design and analysis of electronic and/or optical components, systems, hardware-software systems or software systems of varying complexity in a way that demonstrates comprehension of the trade-offs involved in the design choices.