Middle East Technical University
Middle East Technical University (METU), a state university founded in 1956, currently has about 26,500 students. Undergraduate and graduate students from many countries attend a semester or a full-year at METU as "Special Student" or "Exchange Student". Middle East Technical University is currently conducting Student Exchange Program activities with many foreign universities.
Ankara is the capital of Turkey since the empire's fall in 1923 and the country's second largest city with a population of 4,338,620. Centrally located in Anatolia, Ankara is an important commercial and industrial city. It is the center of the Turkish Government, and houses all foreign embassies. It is an important crossroads of trade, strategically located at the center of Turkey's highway and railway networks, and serves as the marketing center for the surrounding agricultural area.
METU offers courses in many academic departments across five different faculties including Architecture, Arts and Sciences, Economic and Administrative Sciences, Education, and Engineering. A list of their undergraduate degrees and courses can be found on their website. To see more about these courses, please visit their course catalog.
|Early September to Mid January
||Early February to the end of May
METU has 18 modern dormitories on campus with many amenities including; computer laboratories are available 24 hours for our students residing at our dormitories. Internet connection and wired telephone service is available at dormitory rooms. There are studying rooms at the dormitories. Students can also find rooms where they can study drawing and design for technical courses. The conveniences at every dormitory include TV Rooms, food shops and modern kitchens where students are able to cook their own meals. Automatic dispenser machines provide hot drinks like tea and coffee, biscuit/crackers and various beverages.
More information can be found on their website.
Courses are taught in English so there is no language requirement.
A student visa is required for this program. Please contact Jessica Halchak for more information about student visas.