Building Survey and Restoration, M.Sc. | Yildiz Technical University | Istanbul, Turkey
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Building Survey and Restoration

24 months
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The students who successfully complete the Building Survey and Restoration program are awarded the degree of Master of Science in M.Sc. program in Building Survey and Restoration at Yildiz Technical University.


The Building Survey and Restoration program at Yildiz Technical University outcomes:

  • It has a high level of knowledge and comprehension that provides the necessary basis for architecture, preservation and restoration fields based on competency achieved in undergraduate level.
  • It has the critical awareness on problems concerning the nature of knowledge, its resources, production and verification in the interfaces between fields of preservation, restoration and architecture/planning/designing and other areas.
  • In vocational graduate program, it offers the necessary cognitive and practical abilities for vocational practice competency in the field of preservation and restoration.
  • It applies the obtained knowledge, comprehension and problem solving abilities in new and extra-ordinary situations for larger, interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary and ultra-disciplinary contexts.
  • It takes responsibility for studying and learning, it defines a project and conducts it in the field of preservation and restoration.
  • It shares the findings and results of a study and its underlying knowledge and rationale with expert and non-expert groups clearly and systematically in the field of preservation and restoration.
  • It uses computer software at the level required for its field as well as information and communication technologies interactively at an advanced level.
  • Career

    Restoration intended to give graduate students who graduated from programınından quality, protection and restoration issues to improve communication skills between disciplines.

    Programme Structure

    Course include:
    • Conservation and Restoration Technology
    • Ottoman Architecture
    • Traditional Structure Systems
    • Historical Environment Evaluation
    • Research Technics in Restoration
    • Conservation Project
    • Conservation Concepts
    • Documentation Technics in Restoration

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    Partially taught in English
    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


    125 ECTS


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    GRE admission requirements GRE®
    149 (quantitative)
    GMAT admission requirements GMAT

    English requirements

    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • To study in the graduate programs, the students are required to take an exam called “ALES” (Academic Personnel and Graduate Education Exam), which is also administered by ÖSYM, and submit this score with their application. GRE or GMAT can also be a substitute of ALES. The applicants have to meet additional program requirements defined by the universities.
    • In Turkey, the universities have the right to define the admission criteria themselves and these admission criteria have to be approved by Higher Education Council of Turkey (YÖK). 

    Tuition Fee

    Living costs for Istanbul

    2000 - 3240 TRY /month
    Living costs

    The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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