Second Cycle Programmes (Master's Degree)
Master (with thesis) - Institute for Graduate Studies in Pure and Applied Sciences - Mechanical Engineering



General Description ^
Qualification Awarded
The students who completed the programme successfully are awarded with “ the Master Degree in the Mechanical Engineering
Specific Admission Requirements
Admission and Registration of Master Programme are done according to “Regulation of Graduate Education and Examination (Article II- Admission to Graduate Programmes). The language of instruction during the Master of Science degree education in Mechanical Engineering Department is English. The candidates who fulfill the requirements for acceptance conditions determined by the Institute for Graduate Studies in Pure and Applied Sciences make their applications at the period specified in the Academic Calendar. The candidates whose applications are accepted must have the scientific examinations given by the main scientific disciplines at the declared days. The candidates who succeeded in the scientific examination and fulfill the requirements for registration conditions to Master programme of the Institute for Graduate Studies in Pure and Applied Sciences are registered respecting to the quotas.
Qualification Requirements and Regulations
The language of education is English. The education period is 4 academic terms. Completing 60 ECTS credits after succeeding all the courses in the Department Curriculum and by writing and defending the master thesis, it is adequate to graduate.
Access to Further Studies
Graduate students who fullfilled the required conditions of Mechanical Engineering programme can be accepted in Ph. D. programmes as long as they satisfy the requirements of the institution they applied whether in their field or not according to their results in post graduate education examinations (ALES, UDS, KPDS).
Graduation Requirements
Students are expected to complete a minimum of 21 credits and give a seminar which is non-credit. After completing this minimum requirement, the student should prepare a thesis proposal form along with his/her thesis advisor. After the approval of the form student should prepare a thesis.
Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )
Full-Time
Key Learning Outcomes ^
1 Ability to acquire and apply knowledge of mathematics, applied science, and engineering in mechanical engineering
2 Ability to design and analyze a system, system component or process to meet designated needs
3 Recognition of the national and international impacts of engineering solutions on health, safety and environment
4 Ability to solve problems by using scientific research methods
5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, collect and critically analyze data
6 Ability to use the modern engineering techniques, tools and information technologies effectively.
7 Ability to participate in teamwork and conduct multi-disciplinary study
8 Have updated information in the field of his/her proficiency of graduate education
9 Ability to study individually
10 Capacity to transfer the current developments in his/her fields and his/her own studies by means of written oral as well as visual devices at different levels
11 Understanding of social, professional and ethical responsibility
12 Have an ability to develop new strategical approaches and solutions by taking responsibilities in the case of unforeseen and complex situations in his/her field
13 Ability to pursue and develop technology
14 Ability to conduct studies individually in advanced levels by using self-learning and critical thinking abilities
15 Ability to synthesize published literature on a topic in mechanical engineering.
Course Structure Diagram with Credits ^
T : Theoretical P: Practice
1. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ME-CC1,2-YL Core - 1-2 Elective 3 0 16
2 ME-EC1,2-YL Elective - 1-2 Elective 3 0 16
Total 6 0 32
2. Semester
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ME7000 Seminar Compulsory 0 2 4
2 ME-CC3,4-YL Core - 3-4 Elective 3 0 16
3 ME-EC3-YL Elective - 3 Elective 3 0 8
Total 6 2 28
Elective
1. Semester > ME-CC1,2-YL Core - 1-2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ME7001 Numerical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
2 ME7002 Advanced Strength of Materials Elective 3 0 8
3 ME7003 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
4 ME7004 Mathematical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
5 ME7005 Advanced Fluid Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
6 ME7006 Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer Elective 3 0 8
7 ME7007 Advanced Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
8 ME7009 Advanced System Dynamics and Control Elective 3 0 8
9 ME7011 Advanced Thermodynamics Elective 3 0 8
1. Semester > ME-EC1,2-YL Elective - 1-2
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ME7001 Numerical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
2 ME7002 Advanced Strength of Materials Elective 3 0 8
3 ME7003 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
4 ME7004 Mathematical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
5 ME7005 Advanced Fluid Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
6 ME7006 Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer Elective 3 0 8
7 ME7007 Advanced Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
8 ME7009 Advanced System Dynamics and Control Elective 3 0 8
9 ME7010 Principles of Design Elective 3 0 8
10 ME7011 Advanced Thermodynamics Elective 3 0 8
11 ME7012 Kinematic and Dynamic Analysis of Mechanisms Elective 3 0 8
12 ME7013 Advanced Mechanics of Composite Materials Elective 3 0 8
13 ME7014 Applied Elasticity Elective 3 0 8
14 ME7015 Design Optimization Elective 3 0 8
15 ME7016 Finite Element Method Elective 3 0 8
16 ME7017 Computer Aided Product Design Elective 3 0 8
17 ME7018 Computational Methods in Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
18 ME7019 Introduction Continuum Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
19 ME7020 Principles of Robotics Elective 3 0 8
20 ME7021 Artificial Intelligent Techniques in Engineering Applications Elective 3 0 8
21 ME7022 Analysis and Design of Discrete Time Systems Elective 3 0 8
22 ME7023 Advanced Material Science Elective 3 0 8
23 ME7024 Industrial Process Control Elective 3 0 8
24 ME7025 Advanced Probability Elective 3 0 8
25 ME7026 Non-Traditional Production Processes Elective 3 0 8
26 ME7027 Advanced Vibrations Elective 3 0 8
27 ME7028 Optimal Control Systems Elective 3 0 8
28 ME7029 Vibration Measurement and Analysis Elective 3 0 8
29 ME7030 Computational Fluid Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
30 ME7031 Solar Energy Utilization Elective 3 0 8
31 ME7032 Combustion Elective 3 0 8
32 ME7033 Internal Combustion Engine Modeling Elective 3 0 8
33 ME7034 Design of Thermo-Fluid Systems Elective 3 0 8
34 ME7035 Advanced Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Elective 3 0 8
35 ME7036 Introduction to Renewable Energy Systems and Technologies Elective 3 0 8
36 ME7037 Ideal Fluid Flow Elective 3 0 8
37 ME7038 Second Law Analysis and Thermo-economics of Energy Systems Elective 3 0 8
38 ME7039 Fluid Power Control Elective 3 0 8
39 ME7040 Turbulent Flow Elective 3 0 8
40 ME7042 Experimental Methods in Fluids Elective 3 0 8
41 ME7051 Special Topics in Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
42 ME7052 Special Topics in Thermal Systems Elective 3 0 8
43 ME7053 Special Topics in Thermal Sciences Elective 3 0 8
44 ME7054 Special Topics in Transport Phenomenon Elective 3 0 8
45 ME7055 Special Topics in Product Design and Manufacturing Elective 3 0 8
46 ME7056 Special Topics in Control Elective 3 0 8
47 ME8002 Convection Heat Transfer Elective 3 0 8
48 ME8004 Nonlinear Dynamic Systems Elective 3 0 8
49 ME8006 Computer Integrated Manufacturing Elective 3 0 8
50 ME8007 Advanced Topics in Robotics Elective 3 0 8
51 ME8008 Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
52 ME8009 Reliability in Design Elective 3 0 8
53 ME8011 Fatigue in Machine Design Elective 3 0 8
54 ME8012 Materials in Manufacturing and Design Elective 3 0 8
55 ME8013 Product Design Elective 3 0 8
56 ME8014 Total Quality Development Elective 3 0 8
57 ME8015 Knowledge-Based Design of Systems Elective 3 0 8
58 ME8016 Production Tooling Elective 3 0 8
59 ME8017 Intelligent Control Systems Elective 3 0 8
60 ME8018 Telerobotics and Human Supervisory Control Elective 3 0 8
61 ME8020 Probabilistic Mechanical Design Elective 3 0 8
62 ME8021 Metal Forming Elective 3 0 8
63 ME8022 Advanced Control System Design Elective 3 0 8
64 ME8023 Identification of Mechanical Systems Elective 3 0 8
65 ME8025 Data Acqusition and Signal Processing Techniques Elective 3 0 8
66 ME8026 Random Vibrations Elective 3 0 8
67 ME8028 Plasticity Elective 3 0 8
68 ME8031 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
69 ME8041 Kinematic Synthesis of Mechanisms Elective 3 0 8
70 ME8042 Boundary Layer Theory Elective 3 0 8
71 ME8051 Special Topics in Design and Manufacturing Elective 3 0 8
72 ME8053 Special Topics and Mechanics and Control Elective 3 0 8
73 ME8055 Special Topics in Thermo-Fluid Systems Elective 3 0 8
74 ME8057 Modern Power Plant Systems Elective 3 0 8
75 ME8058 Modern Power Plant Design Elective 3 0 8
76 ME8071 Advanced Combustion Elective 3 0 8
77 ME8072 Radiation Heat Transfer Elective 3 0 8
78 ME8073 Energy Decision Support Tools Elective 3 0 8
79 ME8074 Gas Turbine Design Elective 3 0 8
80 ME8076 Wind Power System Design Elective 3 0 8
81 ME8081 Compressible Fluid Flow Elective 3 0 8
82 ME8083 Turbulence Modeling Elective 3 0 8
2. Semester > ME-CC3,4-YL Core - 3-4
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ME7001 Numerical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
2 ME7002 Advanced Strength of Materials Elective 3 0 8
3 ME7003 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
4 ME7004 Mathematical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
5 ME7005 Advanced Fluid Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
6 ME7006 Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer Elective 3 0 8
7 ME7007 Advanced Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
8 ME7009 Advanced System Dynamics and Control Elective 3 0 8
9 ME7011 Advanced Thermodynamics Elective 3 0 8
2. Semester > ME-EC3-YL Elective - 3
No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P ECTS
1 ME7001 Numerical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
2 ME7002 Advanced Strength of Materials Elective 3 0 8
3 ME7003 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
4 ME7004 Mathematical Methods for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
5 ME7005 Advanced Fluid Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
6 ME7006 Advanced Heat and Mass Transfer Elective 3 0 8
7 ME7007 Advanced Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
8 ME7009 Advanced System Dynamics and Control Elective 3 0 8
9 ME7010 Principles of Design Elective 3 0 8
10 ME7011 Advanced Thermodynamics Elective 3 0 8
11 ME7012 Kinematic and Dynamic Analysis of Mechanisms Elective 3 0 8
12 ME7013 Advanced Mechanics of Composite Materials Elective 3 0 8
13 ME7014 Applied Elasticity Elective 3 0 8
14 ME7015 Design Optimization Elective 3 0 8
15 ME7016 Finite Element Method Elective 3 0 8
16 ME7017 Computer Aided Product Design Elective 3 0 8
17 ME7018 Computational Methods in Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
18 ME7019 Introduction Continuum Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
19 ME7020 Principles of Robotics Elective 3 0 8
20 ME7021 Artificial Intelligent Techniques in Engineering Applications Elective 3 0 8
21 ME7022 Analysis and Design of Discrete Time Systems Elective 3 0 8
22 ME7023 Advanced Material Science Elective 3 0 8
23 ME7024 Industrial Process Control Elective 3 0 8
24 ME7025 Advanced Probability Elective 3 0 8
25 ME7026 Non-Traditional Production Processes Elective 3 0 8
26 ME7027 Advanced Vibrations Elective 3 0 8
27 ME7028 Optimal Control Systems Elective 3 0 8
28 ME7029 Vibration Measurement and Analysis Elective 3 0 8
29 ME7030 Computational Fluid Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
30 ME7031 Solar Energy Utilization Elective 3 0 8
31 ME7032 Combustion Elective 3 0 8
32 ME7033 Internal Combustion Engine Modeling Elective 3 0 8
33 ME7034 Design of Thermo-Fluid Systems Elective 3 0 8
34 ME7035 Advanced Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Elective 3 0 8
35 ME7036 Introduction to Renewable Energy Systems and Technologies Elective 3 0 8
36 ME7037 Ideal Fluid Flow Elective 3 0 8
37 ME7038 Second Law Analysis and Thermo-economics of Energy Systems Elective 3 0 8
38 ME7039 Fluid Power Control Elective 3 0 8
39 ME7040 Turbulent Flow Elective 3 0 8
40 ME7042 Experimental Methods in Fluids Elective 3 0 8
41 ME7051 Special Topics in Mechanics Elective 3 0 8
42 ME7052 Special Topics in Thermal Systems Elective 3 0 8
43 ME7053 Special Topics in Thermal Sciences Elective 3 0 8
44 ME7054 Special Topics in Transport Phenomenon Elective 3 0 8
45 ME7055 Special Topics in Product Design and Manufacturing Elective 3 0 8
46 ME7056 Special Topics in Control Elective 3 0 8
47 ME8002 Convection Heat Transfer Elective 3 0 8
48 ME8004 Nonlinear Dynamic Systems Elective 3 0 8
49 ME8006 Computer Integrated Manufacturing Elective 3 0 8
50 ME8007 Advanced Topics in Robotics Elective 3 0 8
51 ME8008 Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics Elective 3 0 8
52 ME8009 Reliability in Design Elective 3 0 8
53 ME8011 Fatigue in Machine Design Elective 3 0 8
54 ME8012 Materials in Manufacturing and Design Elective 3 0 8
55 ME8013 Product Design Elective 3 0 8
56 ME8014 Total Quality Development Elective 3 0 8
57 ME8015 Knowledge-Based Design of Systems Elective 3 0 8
58 ME8016 Production Tooling Elective 3 0 8
59 ME8017 Intelligent Control Systems Elective 3 0 8
60 ME8018 Telerobotics and Human Supervisory Control Elective 3 0 8
61 ME8020 Probabilistic Mechanical Design Elective 3 0 8
62 ME8021 Metal Forming Elective 3 0 8
63 ME8022 Advanced Control System Design Elective 3 0 8
64 ME8023 Identification of Mechanical Systems Elective 3 0 8
65 ME8025 Data Acqusition and Signal Processing Techniques Elective 3 0 8
66 ME8026 Random Vibrations Elective 3 0 8
67 ME8028 Plasticity Elective 3 0 8
68 ME8031 Advanced Mathematics for Engineers Elective 3 0 8
69 ME8041 Kinematic Synthesis of Mechanisms Elective 3 0 8
70 ME8042 Boundary Layer Theory Elective 3 0 8
71 ME8051 Special Topics in Design and Manufacturing Elective 3 0 8
72 ME8053 Special Topics and Mechanics and Control Elective 3 0 8
73 ME8055 Special Topics in Thermo-Fluid Systems Elective 3 0 8
74 ME8057 Modern Power Plant Systems Elective 3 0 8
75 ME8058 Modern Power Plant Design Elective 3 0 8
76 ME8071 Advanced Combustion Elective 3 0 8
77 ME8072 Radiation Heat Transfer Elective 3 0 8
78 ME8073 Energy Decision Support Tools Elective 3 0 8
79 ME8074 Gas Turbine Design Elective 3 0 8
80 ME8076 Wind Power System Design Elective 3 0 8
81 ME8081 Compressible Fluid Flow Elective 3 0 8
82 ME8083 Turbulence Modeling Elective 3 0 8

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