About the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering


Our department, which was founded by the extension of Y─▒ld─▒z University, Faculty of Engineering, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Chair of Metallurgy by Prof. Dr. Necdet TÜKEL in 1983 wtih the name of "Department of Metallurgical Engineering. In 1992, during the restructuring of technical university status, our departmant was replaced under the roof of Faculty of Chemical and Metallurgical Engineering. Same year evening education of our department was commenced.

Our department, which was renamed as "Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering" in 1996, educates in Metallurgy, Materials and Ceramics branches.

Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering contains two chairs named as "Materials Science and Engineering" and "Extractive Metallurgy". After the bachelor's degree our department offers M.Sc. and Ph.D. levels in Materials Engineering and Extractive Metallurgy branches .

To achieve the vision of the department, after 1 year of English Prep education, the Department of Metallurgical and Materials Engineering educates with the courses about fundamental science, fundamental engineering, professional courses and social and political sciences. Additionally compulsory practical work (internship) is required.