Istanbul Technical University
Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electronics and Communication Engineering Department
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Newark College of Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering Department
Dual Degree program
Having a 240 year prominent history, ITU is a public university that defines the professions of engineering and architecture in Turkey. ITU provides a modern education environment to the students while retaining its traditional values. ITU educates its students as future pioneers in engineering and architecture not only at the national but also at the international level by establishing strong relations with international institutions. ITU maintains International Accreditation in all of its undergraduate degree programs (ABET, EUA, NAAB, IMO).
Founded in 1881, NJIT is New Jersey's public, technological research university offering 136 bachelors, 41 masters and 19 doctoral degree programs. It is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission of Higher Education; individual programs may carry additional accreditation. NJIT is recognized as a top-tier research university and is among the top universities graduating minority engineers.
Starting from 2014, an international joint dual degree undergraduate program is offered together by the Electronics and Communication Engineering Department of ITU and the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).
By starting this program, it is aimed to educate competent and internationally recognized engineers, equipped with advanced scientific and technological knowledge, who can keep up with rapidly evolving Electronics and Communication Technologies.
The 4-year undergraduate program that will be constituted in the area of Electronics and Communication Engineering is a dual diploma program. Students which successfully complete this undergraduate program will receive both a B.Sc. degree in Electronics and Communication Engineering from ITU and a B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from NJIT.
The location schedule for this dual degree program will be as follows:
4 Year Undergraduate Education
- Freshman/1st Academic Year- ITU (Turkey)
- Sophomore/2nd Academic Year- NJIT (USA)
- Junior/3rd Academic Year- ITU (Turkey)
- Senior/4th Academic Year- NJIT (USA)
Course Plans and Course Contents
For more information please visit course plan and contents pages .
The language of instruction for the program is English. Students which do not fulfill the English language proficiency requirements (TOEFL minimum IBT=79, PBT=550+TWE=4) do attend English language preparatory education at the ITU Undergraduate English Preparatory Education School. ITU-NJIT UOLP pages address
Program tuition at ITU is 5000 USD for a year, and at NJIT it will be comparable to New Jersey in-state tuition amounts. See details: http://www5.njit.edu/bursar/tuition/. These amounts do not include living and other additional expenses. ITU-NJIT UOLP pages source address .
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This program started to admit students with undergraduate placement examinations in 2014.