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Architecture, B.Arch

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #398 (BCR) ,
The Bachelor in Architecture at METU Middle East Technical University, affiliated with the Faculty of Architecture, is based on a four-year study (including six-month summer practice in total), which is structured around design studios, supported by compulsory and elective courses on the tracks of “design and theory”, “history” and “technology”. 

About

The Bachelor in Architecture at METU Middle East Technical University is composed of courses in the multi-dimensional study areas of architecture, including:

  • fundamentals of design and visual communication
  • architectural design and theory
  • building science and technology
  • history of architecture
  • landscape design and planning
  • urban studies and planning
  • professional practice. 

The Department is recognized by its contextual, ethical and critical approach, emphasizing responsibility for physical and cultural contexts and commitment to professional ethics, and aiming to develop students’ creative skills. The aim is to equip students with requisite global and local knowledge and critical understanding, valuing the initiative to challenge the mainstream in order to promote leadership in professional and academic practices of architecture in national and international contexts. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    240 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Basic design
  • Graphic communication
  • Introduction to architectural
  • Concepts
  • Basic mathematics 
  • English for academic purposes 
  • Introduction to information
  • Technologies and applications

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    8

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  • Minimum required score:

    106

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General Requirements

  • There is no application fee
  • Photograph
  • Passport
  • High School Diploma and its translation (Turkish or English)
  • Official Transcript
  • Official Transcript Translation (Turkish or English)
  • Valid Exam Result
  • Financial Guarantee Letter
  • ACT/SAT
  • International Baccalaureate
  • BTEC - QCF Diploma
  • Advanced Placement Test (AP)
  • International AS and A Levels Qualification

Tuition Fee

  • International

    534 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 267 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    76 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 38 USD per semester and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Resident:194 TL/semester
  • Non-resident: 1.529 TL/semester

Living costs for Ankara

  • 1600 - 2350 TRY/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

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