ITU Geomatics Engineering Undergraduate Program: Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET. www.abet.org
(Criteria: Surveying and Geomatics Engineering, EAC).


Our Mission

The mission of the Geomatics Engineering Department of ITU is;

  1. to educate leading engineers and scientists who

    • have a culture to work together,

    • have respect for the people,

    • understand the recent development and use it,

    • adopt the professional development,

    • are creative, and take on responsibility

  2. to produce professional knowledge to meet the needs of stakeholders and society,

  3. to continue to be the center of development of geomatics.

The methods toward achieving the mission are:

  • an intensive cooperation with national and international professional organizations

  • a healthy, sustainable dialog infrastructure between related parties: students, academic members, alumni and employers

  • continued development of the educational program

  • improvement in technical and physical infrastructure

Program Educational Objectives

Graduates of the Istanbul Technical University Geomatics Engineering Program are expected to attain within a few years of graduation;

1. Competent and serve at high level theoretical and practical knowledge of subjects for Geomatics Engineering and participate in or lead Geomatics Engineering project design and/or application

2. Serve in a Geomatics Engineering leadership position demonstrating the application of life-long learning,

3. Convey professional knowledge in oral and written forms,

4. Lead and/or be a productive member of teams and demonstrate the ability to work individually,

5. Apply ethical principles and professional responsibilities in productions and services.

Student Outcomes

All graduates of the Geomatics Engineering program have:

1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics.

2. An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors.

3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences.

4. An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts.

5. An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives.

6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions.

7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies.

Student Statistics of Geomatics Engineering Program 2015-2021

ITU Geomatics Engineering Department ( 30% Eng. + 100% Eng. )



Department Statistics from Turkish Council of Higher Education (CoHE)

https://yokatlas.yok.gov.tr/lisans.php?y=105510556 %30 English Programme (In Turkish)

https://yokatlas.yok.gov.tr/lisans.php?y=105510635 %100 English Programme (In Turkish)

Continuous Improvement System


Contact Information

Prof.Dr. Mustafa YANALAK (Department Chair)
ITU Civil Engineering Faculty, Department of Geomatics Engineering
Email :  yanalak[at]itu.edu.tr
Office Phone : +90 0212 285 66 84
Fax Number : +90 0212 285 34 14

Prof.Dr. Hande DEMİREL
ITU Civil Engineering Faculty, Department of Geomatics Engineering
Email : 
Office Phone : 
+90 0212 285 65 62
Fax Number : 
+90 0212 285 34 14

Prof.Dr. Ergin TARI

ITU Civil Engineering Faculty, Department of Geomatics Engineering
Email :  tari[at]itu.edu.tr
Office Phone : +90 0212 285 66 53
Fax Number : +90 0212 285 65 87

Academic Evaluation and Quality Assurance Commission

  • Prof. Dr Mustafa YANALAK (Department Chair)

  • Prof. Dr. Reha Metin ALKAN

  • Prof. Dr. Ergin TARI

  • Prof. Dr. Hande DEMİREL

  • Prof. Dr. Çiğdem GÖKSEL

  • Prof. Dr. Himmet KARAMAN

  • Lecturer Dr. M. Ufuk ÖZERMAN

Educational Development Commission

  • Prof. Dr. Reha Metin ALKAN (Commission Head)

  • Prof. Dr. Ergin TARI

  • Prof. Dr. Şinasi KAYA

  • Prof. Dr. Çiğdem GÖKSEL

  • Prof. Dr. Himmet KARAMAN 

  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serdar EROL

  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zaide DURAN

  • Lecturer Dr. M. Ufuk ÖZERMAN 

Advisory Board

Name Address
(Advisory Board Chair)
Land Art Group Inc.
Address :: Ataköy, 7-8 Kısım, Ata Sitesi, C3 Blok B kapısı No:14, Bakırköy/Istanbul
Hasan Tahsin USTA Mayor of Gaziosmanpaşa Municipality
Address :Merkez Mah. Cumhuriyet Meydanı
Ufuk BALCI Executive, NetCAD Software Inc.
Address : Aydınevler Mah. Sanayi Cad. Demirtaş Plaza No.13 kat 4, Maltepe/İST.
Oktay Kaan İNCEDERE Address : Beykoz Municipality
Development Directorate, Gümüşsuyu Mah./Beykoz/İSTANBUL
Hasan BALCAN Executive, Geomatik Hizmetler Ltd.
Address : Tekstilkent A blok No.40 Esenler/İSTANBUL
Yavuz BEREKETOĞLU HTC Emel İnşaat Elektr. Ltd.
Address : Kartaltepe Mahallesi Halkalı Cad. Uzun Sokak 1 K.2/4  Sefaköy/İST.
Kaan KALKAN Havelsan Hava Elektronik Inc.
Address :Mustafa Kemal Mah. 2120 Cad. No:39
Çankaya, 06510/ANKARA
Sedef SEÇKİN BÜYÜK Editor of Capital Journal
Address : Trump Towers Kule 2 kat 22, 34387 Şişli/İSTANBUL
Esin DURAN BİTİK General Electric Digital Energy Services, Project Manager
Address : Windowist Plaza, Eski Büyükdere Cad. No.26,  kat 20, Maslak/İSTANBUL
Cengizhan KARADUMAN 
Ant Yapı Inc., Vice General Manager
Address : Saray Mah. Akçakoca Cad. No.11 Ümraniye/İSTANBUL
Hale Dündar BİGA  
Assist. General Manager of Biletix
Ferah Pırlanta Köksal 2015 FIG Young Surveyors Committee Member,
MsC Student of Geomatics Engineering Program
Prof. Dr.
ITU Department of Geomatics Engineering
Cengizhan İPBÜKER
ITU Department of Geomatics Engineering
Prof. Dr.
ITU Department of Geomatics Engineering