Istanbul Technical University

Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

Electronics and Communication Engineering Department


New Jersey Institute of Technology

Newark College of Engineering

Electrical and Computer Engineering Department

Dual Degree program


Having a 240 year prominent history, ITU is a public university that defines the professions of engineering and architecture in Turkey. ITU provides a modern education environment to the students while retaining its traditional values. ITU educates its students as future pioneers in engineering and architecture not only at the national but also at the international level by establishing strong relations with international institutions. ITU maintains International Accreditation in all of its undergraduate degree programs (ABET, EUA, NAAB, IMO).


2016 – 2017 Academic Year acceptance requirements and quota.

- Program Language Requirements

- Prospective Students Booklet

- Current Students Booklet


Founded in 1881, NJIT is New Jersey's public, technological research university offering 136 bachelors, 41 masters and 19 doctoral degree programs. It is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools Commission of Higher Education; individual programs may carry additional accreditation. NJIT is recognized as a top-tier research university and is among the top universities graduating minority engineers


Starting from 2014, an international joint dual degree undergraduate program is offered together by the Electronics and Communication Engineering Department of ITU and the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).


By starting this program, it is aimed to educate competent and internationally recognized engineers, equipped with advanced scientific and technological knowledge, who can keep up with rapidly evolving Electronics and Communication Technologies.



Program Guidelines:

The 4-year undergraduate program that will be constituted in the area of Electronics and Communication Engineering is a dual diploma program. Students which successfully complete this undergraduate program will receive both a B.Sc. degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from ITU and a B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from NJIT.


The location schedule for this dual degree program will be as follows:


 4 Year Undergraduate Education

  • Freshman/1st Academic Year- ITU (Turkey)
  • Sophomore/2nd Academic Year- NJIT (USA)
  • Junior/3rd Academic Year- ITU (Turkey)
  • Senior/4th Academic Year- NJIT (USA)


The language of instruction for the program is English. Students which do not fulfill the English language proficiency requirements (TOEFL minimum IBT=79, PBT=550+TWE=4) do attend English language preparatory education at the ITU Undergraduate English Preparatory Education School.


Program tuition at ITU is 5000 USD for a year, and at NJIT it will be comparable to New Jersey in-state tuition amounts. See details: . These amounts do not include living and other additional expenses.


This program started to admit students with undergraduate placement examinations in 2014.