The Department of Architecture is distinguished by its academic organization, curricular structure and educational environment. It constitutes the backbone of the faculty, and promotes the university’s commitment to alternative education with a varied faculty and a wide experience. The Department aims to train individuals who are aware of the professional nature of architecture, and are equipped with skills that will allow them to set an example to society, with their approach to aesthetic and technical matters. The curriculum is designed to combine the abstract representational skills of project design and the concrete technical skills of actual implementation, thus enabling its graduates to practice the profession in accordance with the above-defined mission. The department treats architecture as a profession that ranges from individual buildings to settlements and the complex structure of metropolises. BİLGİ Department of Architecture is distinguished by its ability to employ state-of-the-art educational technologies that link the design stage to the actual construction practice.