General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation METU
Teachers 1,373
Students 25,686
Foreigners 6%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on entrance examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Red and white
Campus type Suburban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Scientia Dux Vitae Certissimus
Accreditation
• YÖK - Yüksekögretim Kurulu
Affiliations
• European University Association (EUA)
• Conference of European Schools for Advanced Engineering Education and Research (CESAER)
• OpenCourseWare Consortium (OCW)
Rankings
World ranking503
Country ranking2
Academic Reputation309
Employer Reputation241
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities368
Engineering and Technology184
Natural Science334
Social Sciences and Management293
Cost of living in Ankara, USD/month
ExpensesMin.Med.
Accommodation $75 $124
Food $108 $197
Transportation $26 $75
Communications and utilities $45 $59
Clothing $16 $60
Sports and leisure $19 $62
Accommodation in Ankara, USD/month
Shared room outside of centre$74
Shared room in city centre$124
1 bedroom apartment outside of centre$132
1 bedroom apartment in city centre$228
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking503
QS World University Rankings434
Webometrics Ranking490
Alternative title
tr Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi
Middle East Technical University or Orta Doğu Teknik Üniversitesi (METU) - public higher education institution in Turkey.

Middle East Technical University - Description

Middle East Technical University (METU), founded in 1956, is an international research university which seeks excellence in serving the country, region and the world. METU has 40 undergraduate programs within 5 faculties. Moreover, there are 5 Graduate Schools with 97 masters and 62 doctorate programs and a "School of Foreign Languages". METU accepts students only from top 1.5 % of approximately 1.8 million applicants taking the National University Entrance Examination, each year. METU, currently has about 23,000 students of which 4,500 are in masters and 2,700 are in doctorate programs. METU strives to maintain a high standard of education by international standards. Thus, the medium of instruction at METU is English at both undergraduate and graduate levels. METU has always sought external assessment, accreditation and certification by international organizations, and been committed to a "quality culture". The University has completed the process of "Institutional Evaluation" by the EUA in 2002. As a part of its efforts to ascertain world-quality education, in 1991 METU initiated a long-term program to have all its engineering programs accredited by ABET. Since its foundation, METU as an international research university has been the leading university in Turkey in terms of depth and breadth of international...

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