ITU Geomatics Engineering Undergraduate Program: Accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET, www.abet.org
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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 apply knowledge of mathematics, science and engineering
  2. An ability to design and conduct experiments, as well as to analyze and interpret data
  3. An ability to design a system, component, or process to meet desired needs within realistic constraints such as economic, environmental, social, political, ethical, health and safety, manufacturability, and sustainability
  4. An ability to function on multidisciplinary teams
  5. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve engineering problems
  6. An understanding of professional and ethical responsibility
  7. An ability to communicate effectively
  8. The broad education necessary to understand the impact of engineering solutions in a global, economic, environmental, and societal context
  9. A recognition of the need for, and an ability to engage in life-long learning
  10. A knowledge of contemporary issues
  11. An ability to use the techniques, skills and modern engineering tools necessary for engineering practice

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. 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

Assoc. Prof.Dr. Hande DEMİREL
ITU Civil Engineering Faculty, Department of Geomatics Engineering
Email : demirelha[at]itu.edu.tr
Office Phone : +90 0212 285 65 62
Fax Number : +90 0212 285 34 14

Academic Evaluation and Quality Assurance Commission

  • Prof.Dr Mustafa YANALAK (Department Chair)
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem GÖKSEL
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hande DEMİREL
  • Lecturer Dr. Ufuk ÖZERMAN
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Zaide DURAN
  • Gizem KARADAL (Student Member)

Educational Development Commission

  • Prof.Dr Ergin TARI
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Çiğdem GÖKSEL
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Esra ERTEN
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Himmet KARAMAN
  • Assoc. Prof. Dr. Serdar EROL
  • Res. Asst. Mehmet İŞİLER, M.Sc.
  • Res. Asst. Ezgi CANDAŞ, M.Sc.
  • Res. Asst. Bahadır ÇELİK, M.Sc.
  • Res. Asst. Batuhan SARITÜRK, M.Sc.
  • Res. Asst. Ali TUNÇ, M.Sc.
  • Gizem KARADAL (Student Member)

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
Assoc. Prof. Dr.
ITU Department of Geomatics Engineering