About Of Programme

Department of Geology was established in 1977 named as "Department of Earth Science" within the Basic Sciences Faculty at Cukurova University. The department accepted students in the same year and had its first graduates in 1981. The department joined to the Engineering and Architecture Faculty under the law of Higher Education in 1982. Department of Geological Engineering is a four year degree program providing modern education and training. The medium of teaching is Turkish.
Programme ISCED Code

0532: Earth sciences
Programme Credits

240 ECTS
Programın Lenght

Program Discriptions and Details

Department of Geology carries out a curriculum to educate students to become geologists who can understand and relate the formation, evolution and life on our Earth and other planets, employ the traditional sciences to derive a holistic picture of the development of Earth, search and manage the natural resources in an environmental friendly way, and design critical facilities which have become necessary for urbanization and industrial development derived by population increase. In this respect, along with the fundamental and theoretical sciences, additional courses such as engineering ethics, computer and field applications are offered. In this program, graduates of our department gain ability and courage to solve geological problems in line with fundamental and applied sciences.
Program Type

This programme is a Full Time programme.