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MÜDEK is recognized by the Higher Education Quality Board of Turkey as the National Quality Assurance Agency in accrediting engineering programs.
MÜDEK is a full member of ENAEE (European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education).
MÜDEK is authorized by ENAEE to award EUR-ACE Label.
MÜDEK is a Washington Accord Signatory.

Call for Comments from Constituents on Discontinuing "Show Cause" Accreditation Decision

Starting from General Review and Next General Review evaluations to be performed in MÜDEK's 2018-2019 accreditation cycle, it is aimed to discontinue the use of Show Cause Visit and Show Cause Report decisions and use Not to Accredit decision instead under these evaluation conditions. In order to download the call for comments by Ramazan Yıldırım, the Chair of MÜDEK Executive Board, containing a detailed information, justification for the action, and a schedule of application on the subject, click here >>>>>

Attention: You may send your comments and suggestions with justifications to mak@mudek.org.tr address by email until September 30, 2018. Please use "Show Cause" as the subject and provide your full name, title, and affiliation in your messages.
List of Accredited Programs for 2018

The list of programs accredited by MÜDEK for the year 2017 is updated and published as of July 01, 2018.

MAK Accreditation Decision Meeting

MAK meeting at which accreditation decisions for 2018 are made is held on 30.06.2018. In the meeting, out of 101 enginering programs evaluated in the 2017-2018 accreditation cycle, full term accreditation is granted to 13 programs, extended accreditation until next general review is granted to 40 programs, accreditation with interim review is granted to 43 programs, and not to accredit decision is made for 5 programs.

Sergei Gerasimov (AEER) is attended the meeting as ENAEE (European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education) representative in the context of renewing MÜDEK's authorization for another 5 years to issue EUR-ACE (Bachelor) Label to those programs that are accredited by MÜDEK.
MÜDEK Accreditation Manager Takes up Office

A new position of Accreditation Manager is established by the MÜDEK Executive Board and Z. Serhan Başer is appointed to this position as of 18.06.2018. He will be in charge of organizing and steering accreditation and evaluation activities of MÜDEK. Wishing him a successful and productive career at MÜDEK. Z. Serhan Başer can be reached at MÜDEK Office telephone +90-0212-211-0281 and by e-mail baser at mudek.org.tr.
Bülent Özgüler and Bülent Platin Attended National Quality Agencies Meeting

MÜDEK-MAK Chair A. Bülent Özgüler and member of MÜDEK Advisory Board Bülent E. Platin attended as MÜDEK representatives to the meeting of 12 national accreditation agencies held at the Higher Education Quality Board (YKK) on June 06, 2018 with the following agenda:
  1. Linking institutional external evaluation program and program accreditation activities.
  2. Expected evidences from higher education institutions in the output based accreditation process.
  3. Proposals of accreditation agencies on updating the "Directive on Authorization of Accreditation Agencies"
A MÜDEK presentation is made on the second item of the agenda. Click for the presentation in Turkish >>>>>
Click for the YKK announcement in Turkish >>>>>
MÜDEK Workshop for Program Evaluators

MÜDEK workshop for training candidates of MÜDEK program evaluator is held in İstanbul on May 26-27, 2018 (Saturday-Sunday). Twenty invited individuals are participated in the workshop as program evaluator candidates and senior evaluators in different engineering disciplines from various institutions and companies.

Click here for the workshop page in Turkish. >>>>>
New MÜDEK Member

Application of Ali Berktay, who has been serving as MÜDEK volunteer, to become member of MÜDEK Association is accepted by MÜDEK Executive Board at its meeting on April 28, 2018. We welcome him for extending his contributions to MÜDEK as "MÜDEK member".
Bülent Özgüler and Yavuz Erçil will Attend 35th Engineering Deans Council Meeting

A. Bülent Özgüler, MÜDEK-MAK Chair and M. Yavuz Erçil, Secretary General of MÜDEK will attend as MÜDEK representatives to the 35th MDK (Engineering Deans Council) meeting to be held at Bayburt University in Bayburt on May 11-12, 2018. A. Bülent Özgüler will make a MÜDEK presentation in the meeting on May 12, 2018. Click for presentation in Turkish >>>>>
Birgül Tantekin-Ersolmaz's Article on MÜDEK is Published in Bulletin of İTÜ Foundation

An article titled MÜDEK: The First National Accreditation Agency in Higher Education by  Birgül Tantekin-Ersolmaz, member of MÜDEK Advisory Board, is published in the 79th issue dated January-February 2018 with the main theme of Quality in Higher Education of the Bulletin of İTÜ Foundation. Click here to reach the copy of the article in Turkish.
MÜDEK Workshop for Institutions

The first MÜDEK workshop in 2018 is held in Ankara on April 21, 2018 for administrators and faculty members of those engineering programs intending to apply for MÜDEK evaluation or planning to make improvements in their programs according to MÜDEK criteria. 28 participants in different disciplines from various universities are attended the workshop. Click here to go to the web page (in Turkish) of the workshop.
MÜDEK Workshop for Institutions

The second MÜDEK workshop in 2018 will be held for administrators and faculty members of those engineering programs intending to apply for MÜDEK evaluation or planning to make improvements in their programs according to MÜDEK criteria in İstanbul on May 12, 2018.

It is necessary to preregister to this workshop by April 20, 2018 Saturday the latest, due to the limited number of participants. Workshop participants will be selected according to their administrative posts and preregistration order.

Information on this workshop including its preregistration can be reached by clicking: >>>>>
Ramazan Yıldırım Attending Workshop on Academic Quality Assessments and Accreditation in Turkey

Ramazan Yıldırım, Chair of MÜDEK Executive Board, will attend the Workshop on Academic Quality Assessments and Accreditation in Turkey to be held in İstanbul Bilgi University on April 02, 2018 and will make a presentation titled Accreditation Processes and International Recognition.
ENAEE Delegation Visited MÜDEK and Participated in MÜDEK Institutional Visits

An ENAEE (European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education) delegation composed of Giuliano Augusti (QUACING, Italy), Bohdan Macukow (KAUT, Poland), Jean-Claude Arditti (CTI, France) and Sergei Gerasimov (AEER, Russia) visited MÜDEK on March 11-16, 2018, in the scope of periodic 5-year reviewing MÜDEK's authorization to award EUR-ACE (Bachelor) Label. During this visit, the ENAEE delegation joined MÜDEK review teams of two separate MÜDEK institutional visits as "observers". Click to download MÜDEK's previsit presentation to ENAEE Review team >>>>>

MÜDEK Workshop for Student Evaluator Candidates

MÜDEK workshop for training candidates of MÜDEK student program evaluator is held at MÜDEK Headquarters in İstanbul on March 17, 2018 (Saturday). Three invited students are participated in the workshop as student program evaluator candidates in different engineering disciplines from various universities.

Click here for the workshop page in Turkish. >>>>>
MÜDEK Workshop for Institutions

The first MÜDEK workshop in 2018 will be held for administrators and faculty members of those engineering programs intending to apply for MÜDEK evaluation or planning to make improvements in their programs according to MÜDEK criteria in Ankara on April 21, 2018.

It is necessary to preregister to this workshop by April 02, 2018 Monday the latest, due to the limited number of participants. Workshop participants will be selected according to their preregistration order.

Information on this workshop including its preregistration can be reached by clicking: >>>>>
Higher Education Quality Board Extended MÜDEK's Quality Evaluation and Registration Certificate for 5 Years

Higher Education Quality Board (YKK) extended the validity of MÜDEK's Quality Evaluation and Registration Certificate for a period of 5 years starting from February 1, 2018 in its General Assembly meeting on January 31, 2018. This certificate had been issued to MÜDEK first time in 2007 by the Higher Education Council (YÖK) of Turkey for 5 years and it was re-issued by YÖK again for another 5 years in 2013. Click here for the official notification of YKK in Turkish.
Ramazan Yıldırım and Yavuz Erçil to Attend IEA - Washington Accord Meeting

Ramazan Yıldırım, Chair of MÜDEK Executive Board and Yavuz Erçil, MÜDEK Secretary General will be attending as MÜDEK representatives to the IEA (International Engineering Alliance) Meeting of Washington Accord, which will be held in London, England on June 24-29, 2018.
MÜDEK General Assembly

MÜDEK 2018 General Assembly will meet at the Seminar Hall of TTGV Office, ARI Teknokent, ARI 2 Building, İTÜ Ayazağa Campus at 14:00 hours on April 21, 2018, Saturday, if no quorum is reached then on April 28, 2018 Saturday with the same agenda at the same place and the same time.

Agenda:

  1. Opening and moment of silence
  2. Election of Chairing Board
  3. Discussion and acceptance of the agenda and its amendments
  4. Presentation, discussion, and acceptance of Executive Board activity report for the past term, financial balance and income-expense tables for 2017
  5. Presentation, discussion, and acceptance of Auditing Board report
  6. Acquittal of Executive Board
  7. Presentation, discussion, and acceptance of budget proposal for 2018
  8. Decision on membership fees for 2018
  9. Presentation of budget proposals for 2019 and 2020
  10. Wishes
  11. Closure

Birgül Tantekin-Ersolmaz to Attend ENAEE General Assembly Meeting

Birgül Tantekin-Ersolmaz, member of MÜDEK Advisory Board and MÜDEK Representative in the European Network for Accreditation of Engineering Education ENAEE will attend as MÜDEK representative to the ENAEE General Assembly meeting to be held in Paris, France on March 20, 2018.
İffet İyigün Meydanlı Appointed as a New Member to Continuous Improvement Committee

MÜDEK Continuous Improvement Committee is renewed by the addition of İffet İyigün Meydanlı as a new committee member by the MÜDEK Executive Board at its meeting dated 27.01.2018 and numbered 2018-01. The committee is now composed of following members for the term between 01.02.2018 and 30.06.2019.
Leuven Communiqué Document Published

A document titled "Leuven Communiqué" is published as a "final report" summarizing the topics covered in the 1. ENAEE Members Forum meeting held in Leuven on October 18-19, 2017. The communiqué is the summary of the conclusions and recommendations issued from 9 parallel workshops and 3 break-out sessions attended by 75 individuals actively engaged in EUR-ACE accreditations. The document can be downloaded from the following sites:
ENAEE site / MÜDEK site
Interview with Ramazan Yıldırım Published in Moment Expo

An interview on MÜDEK titled "We are Working for an Engineering Education with Quality" is conducted with Prof. Dr. Ramazan Yıldırım, Chair of MÜDEK Executive Board, is published in the 113th issue dated October 2017 of Moment Expo, the monthly magazine of Machinery Exporters' Association. To download the interview in pdf, click here (in Turkish)
Application Regulations for 2018-2019 Accreditation Cycle Determined

For the application regulations to MÜDEK accreditation in the 2018-2019 accreditation cycle, click here >>>>>.
Filiz Dilek Attending UCTEA Engineering, Architecture, and City Planning Education Symposium

Filiz Bengü Dilek, Vice-Chair of MÜDEK-MAK, will be attending and making a presentation as MÜDEK representative at the UCTEA (The Union of Chambers of Turkish Engineers and Architects) Engineering, Architecture, and City Planning Education Symposium to be held in Ankara on December 22-23, 2017.
Ramazan Yıldırım and Bülent Özgüler Attended 34th Engineering Deans Council Meeting
Balıkesir University 
Ramazan Yıldırım, Chair of MÜDEK Executive Board and A. Bülent Özgüler, MÜDEK-MAK Chair attended as MÜDEK representatives to the 34th MDK (Engineering Deans Council) meeting held at Balıkesir University in Balıkesir on November 24-25, 2017 and made a joint presentation (in Turkish) in the morning session on November 24, 2017.
MÜDEK Workshop for Student Evaluator Candidates

MÜDEK workshop for training candidates of MÜDEK student program evaluator is held at MÜDEK Headquarters in İstanbul on November 11, 2017 (Saturday). Ten invited students are participated in the workshop as student program evaluator candidates in different engineering disciplines from various universities.

Click here for the workshop page in Turkish. >>>>>
Memorandum to Inform MÜDEK Constituents

A memorandum is issued on May 30, 2017 in order to inform MÜDEK constituents about some important points and quality improvement studies under the light of experiences gained by evaluations performed in past 15 years and the applications of new version of MÜDEK Criteria for Evaluating Bachelor Engineering (Version 2.1.1-11.03.2016), which were prepared with the contributions of all MÜDEK constituents and have been in use since 2015-2016 aevaluation cycle. To download the Turkish version of the memorandum, click here >>>>>
Call for New Evaluator Candidates

MÜDEK is seeking for evaluator candidates both from academia and industry/business to conduct accreditation evaluation of engineering education programs according to MÜDEK Evaluation Criteria in order to play an important role in quality studies of institutions. Click here >>>>> for further details.

Invitation to Experienced Program Evaluators to Become a Member of MÜDEK Association

We are inviting those MÜDEK volunteers who has served at least twice on an evaluation team of MÜDEK or similar national or international agency for the evaluation of engineering programs to become a member of our association. For further information click here >>>>>.
Announcement Archive

Last Updated: July 16, 2018

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