Geological Engineering, B.Sc. | METU Middle East Technical University | Ankara, Turkey
48 months
558 USD/year
26 USD/year
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The Bachelor of Science in Geological Engineering at METU Middle East Technical University requires integration of geological science and engineering principles and methods for the recognition, analysis and solution of various engineering problems which require professional and specialized geological investigations. 


Key Features

Geological Engineering encompasses professional engineering application of geology to mineral resources (both metallic and non-metallic) exploration; identification and evaluation of problems associated with surface and underground construction works, site investigation; exploration of construction material sources; development and management of groundwater resources; earthquake hazard assessment; groundwater contamination and environmental impact assessment; and identification and remediation of natural hazards.

Field applications associated with the Departmental Undergraduate Courses are carried out in or out of Ankara City boundaries either as daily trips or as field camps within the semester.

The Geological Engineering program at METU Middle East Technical University is accredited by ABET (Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, USA).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Physics 
  • General Chemistry 
  • Calculus With Analytic Geometry
  • Geological Engineering
  • English for Academic Purposes 
  • Information Technologies and Applications
  • Occupational Health and Safety

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


240 ECTS


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • The photograph should be 4.5x6 cm. in size, colored, and taken in the last 6 months to enable the applicant to be clearly recognized. 
  • Candidates with passports need to upload the page of their passports with the identification information/ identification page of their passports, without having to get any approval. 
  • The original high school diploma and its translation (Turkish or English) need to be uploaded. 
  • An Equivalence Letter from the Ministry of Education of Türkiye or from Turkish Embassies which certify that the diploma is equivalent to a Turkish High School Diploma is not required for the application. 
  • Applicants need to submit an official transcript of high school courses and grades sealed and approved by their high-school administration.
  • The exam result to be used in the application (SAT, GCE, International Baccalaureate, etc.) needs to be uploaded.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    558 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 279 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    26 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • Resident: 232 TL/semester
  • Non-resident: 5000 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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