Frequently Asked Questions

What is Software?

These are machine commands that enable electronic devices designed to perform different and various tasks to communicate and harmonize with each other and improve their functions or usability.

What is Software Engineering?

Software engineering is a systematic and multidisciplinary branch of engineering that deals with the design, development, testing and maintenance of computer software based on a specific goal and system and by making a division of labor, using certain principles, methods and tools.

Who is a software engineer?

In particular, space and defense technologies, banking, automotive, telecommunications, etc. It is the person who prepares the software design for the computer systems used in every field, including the sectors, performs the integration into the system and makes the application.

What kind of process awaits me in the software engineering program?

In the first years of the program, the fundamentals of software engineering are taught, and students are expected to do a lot of practice throughout the program. Students begin design and programming in their early years to improve their technical skills. In addition to technical courses, the program also includes social lessons in order to improve students' social skills and teamwork skills. Students develop strong communication skills through technical documentation, presentations, reports, screen evaluations, and teamwork.

Do I need to know programming when I enter the department?

No, you don't need to know how to program. In the first years of our undergraduate program, software engineering basics are taught. However, having a prior knowledge will be useful in the programming courses you will take in the first year.

How long is software engineering undergraduate program?

The education period is 5 years, including 1 year of English preparation. This period is 4 years for students who pass the preparatory class directly.

What is the Software Engineering language of instruction?

Students who choose this department receive their education in English.