Mission and Vision

The mission of the Faculty of Architecture is to educate students to become outstanding professionals as architects, city and regional planners and industrial designers who are able to apply knowledge and theory in practical settings.

With the progressive education system, that involves state-of-the art developments in the field; our Faculty students seek for excellence in their professions and carry out genuine practice and research both at national and international levels.

Faculty programs equip students with a critical perspective, support self-awareness and distinction in education, scholarship and cultural achievements in line with our University principles whose mission is to make difference in professional attainment.

The vision of the Faculty of Architecture is to train highly qualified individuals for the future of Turkey by making use of its scientific, technological and artistic background in the context of Atatürk’s Principles and Reforms and ethical values for the benefit of the society,

To create a comprehensive interactive environment through research-education-application, prioritizing efficiency, transparency and participation,

To support the professionals and researchers in the field across national and international platforms in line with current scientific studies,

To adapt changes and developments in architecture, city and regional planning and industrial design professions,

To be at the forefront of faculties of architecture and to stand out with research-oriented, innovative, creative and interdisciplinary education programs, and ‘out-of-the-box’ thinking professionals,

To take a student-centered approach in education, and social and cultural activities,

To train influential and competitive members in science and professional knowledge, that will represent the University in national and international undergraduate and graduate educational network with its well-equipped, pioneering academic staff and background,

To participate and host national and international events with high-quality academic events, congresses, symposiums, seminars, panels and exchange programs.