Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus (METU NCC)

Middle East Technical University Northern Cyprus Campus (METU NCC)

Are you thinking of pursuing your Engineering or Social Science course in a world class university? Middle East Technical University a leading International University offers you a very unique opportunity to excel in the your career.

Middle East Technical University is founded under the name of “Orta Doğu Yüksek Teknoloji Enstitüsü” (Middle East High Technology Institute) on November 15th, 1956 to contribute to the development of Turkey and Middle East countries and especially to train people so as to create a skilled workforce in the fields of natural and social sciences. “Arrangements and Procedures as for the Foundation of METU, Law No 6887” was enacted on January 29th, 1957. Finally, “Foundation Act No 7307”, which sets forth the particular standing of METU and describes the conditions rendering METU as a juridical entity, was enacted on May 27th, 1959.

Middle East Technical University’s presence brought about new methods and introduced innovations to Turkish higher education system manifesting METU as a pioneer of modern education nationwide.The METU Campus is located on the Ankara-Eskişehir highway and has been forested entirely through the efforts of the University employees and students since the early 1960’s.The Campus includes Lake Eymir. The lake and its surroundings meet part of the rowing, fishing and picnicking needs of the METU employees and students. The language of instruction at METU is English.

Middle East Technical University (METU), a state university founded in 1956, currently has about 27,000 students.Undergraduate and graduate students from many countries attend a semester or a year-round at METU as “Special Student” or “Exchange Student”. Middle East Technical University is currently conducting Student Exchange Program activities with many foreign universities.

METU strives to maintain a high standard of education by international standards. All undergraduate programs under the Faculty of Engineering were evaluated by ABET, at METU’s request. All undergraduate programs were accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET (www.abet.org).