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Industrial Engineering, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
University rank #1001 (WUR) Istanbul, Turkey
The mission of the Master of Industrial Engineering Program at BAU is to provide the students with required academic qualifications in order to solve the problems of production and service businesses effectively and productively by way of contemporary methods such as mathematical modeling, system designing, management planning, and technology and information management.


Industrial Engineering (IE) is the scientific discipline that deals with the optimization of complex processes or systems. These systems may consists of people, money, knowledge, information, equipment, energy or materials and the task of industrial engineer as a practitioner is to develop, improve, implement or evaluate such systems or processes. 

In order to achieve these tasks the competence set an industrial engineer should have has its roots in mathematical, physical, and social sciences together with the principles and methods of engineering analysis.


The aim of the Industrial Engineering Program at BAU is to educate students as highly qualified industrial engineers, who have the ability to deal with industrial problems creatively at conceptual, developmental, and analysis levels as well as self-sufficient academicians who are ready to pursue higher academic degrees.

The strength of the industrial engineering masters degree program stems from its balanced mixture of mathematics, physical sciences and business applications. The engineering foundation is built on mathematical programming, probability, and statistics based courses. The program also gives the students a chance to concentrate on the areas such as Engineering Management, Financial Systems, Service Engineering, Quality, or Supply Chain Engineering. 

Also every student is required to prepare a thesis in one of the advanced topics, which will finalize his/her expertise. This well-balanced program consisting of a coursework (7 courses with a total of 21 credits), seminar and dissertation produces the flexibility that is highly needed in the field of industrial engineering as a result of which the graduates will have the unique opportunity to continue their careers either in manufacturing or service sectors.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Probabilistic Models and Applications
  • Mathematical Programming and Modelling
  • Design of Experiments
  • Departmental Elective
  • Research Methods and Ethics
  • Seminar
  • Master Thesis

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    120 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

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General Requirements

  • Online Application form
  • Copy of Undergraduate Diploma
  • Copy of official transcript of Undergraduate Records
  • Copy of the Passport
  • 2 Reference Letters
  • Letter of Intent
  • Current CV of the applicant

Tuition Fee

  • International

    6000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12000 USD for the full programme and a duration of 24 months.
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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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