Department of Civil Engineering

  • Department of Civil Engineering
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Head Of Department

Asst. Prof. Dr. Hüseyin BAŞDEMİR


Definition of Civil Engineering

Civil engineering; is the basic engineering branch which combines the materials and techniques properly and deals with the plan, project, construction and supervision of all kind of structures. It can also be defined as a branch of engineering, projecting and implementing the foundation of civilization.

Civil Engineering Undergraduate Program

The Undergraduate Program of the Department of Civil Engineering is a 4-year program consisting of 8 semesters of 30 ECTS each, equivalent to a total of 240 ECTS. The compulsory courses in the department are grouped into basic science, engineering and field courses. Support courses such as economics, foreign language and computer are also included in the program. In addition to the compulsory courses, there are technical and non-technical elective courses in the program. Double Major Program is applied by Department of Surveying Engineering. Every year, our students benefit from student exchange programs "Erasmus+" and Farabi programs for the Europe and Turkey universities, respectively.

Civil engineering Department

In the department, teaching and research activities are carried out in 3 classrooms and 2 application and research laboratories having sufficient infrastructure by the efforts of 10 academic staff. Our department takes students with University Entrance Exam and approximately 50 new students are registered each year. The number of undergraduate students who continue their education is approximately 358 and master students is 47. In addition to educational activities in the department, various activities are carried out within the body of clubs and communities operating throughout the department and university.

Civil Engineering Job Facilities

The program graduates are employed as civil engineers in all public-private institutions and organizations. Apart from this, they can establish their own businesses as an individual entrepreneur, as well as provide engineering consultancy and contracting services.

Our mission

The mission of Gaziosmanpaşa University Civil Engineering Department is to educate engineers who can design, analyze and interpret civil engineering systems in accordance with the requirements of our country and humanity with the synthesis of mathematics, science and engineering knowledge; who can take responsibility, respect professional and ethical values, is environmentally conscious; who adopts lifelong learning, shares knowledge and research, and integrates with industry and produces information for the benefit of society.

Our vision

The vision of Gaziosmanpaşa University Department of Civil Engineering is to be a department that can educate engineers that are aiming to transform science and technique to the benefit of our country and humanity; know thinking, learning, searching and researching; are equipped with  contemporary knowledge; have national and international culture and leadership properties; and also to be a department that can make high level research and can contribute to science.

Internet Connections
Chamber of Civil Engineers:
www.imo.org.tr