ACCREDITATION APPLICATIONS FOR 2011-2012 CYCLE
Programs Required for
In 2011-2012 accreditation cycle, programs listed below are required to
apply to MÜDEK if they want to be evaluated by MÜDEK.
- Programs seeking for MÜDEK accreditation for the
- Programs previously evaluated by MÜDEK with accreditation terms
expiring on September 30, 2012. Programs evaluated by MÜDEK in 2009-2010 cycle
requiring an interim evaluation in 2011 are included in
Late applications after the deadline will not be accepted and accreditations
of those programs whose accreditations will expire on September 30, 2012, will be
terminated at that date.
A different application schedule will be used for those programs that are in
the process of being evaluated in the 2010-2011 accreditation cycle and will end
with a "Show Cause" decision.
Programs Eligible for Application
for Accreditation and their Relevant Institutions
An evaluation application can be filed for bachelor's degree engineering education
programs of the higher educational institutions in Turkey and the Turkish Republic of
Northern Cyprus, as recognized by the Council of Higher Education of Turkey.
The name of any applying program should include the word "engineering."
Any program applying for the first time should have graduates before the date of application.
If an applying program provides options to the students to complete the program,
then each such option should meet all the evaluation criteria.
If there is a second education (program) implemented by the institution for a
program applying for accreditation, then this program shall be evaluated according
to the following principles:
- The application should be provided for both education programs.
- The institutions should prove that each of the programs meets the MÜDEK
- Second education programs, which did not undergo evaluation since they were
not offered or had no graduates at the time when the evaluation of the corresponding
normal education programs was taking place, should apply concurrently with the next
evaluation of their normal education programs.
If an institution that seeks MÜDEK accreditation for its programs has multiple
campuses, each campus with different physical and administrative characteristics
shall be considered as a different institution during the evaluation process.
Important Dates in the
Accreditation Application Process
- January 31, 2011: The deadline for Higher
Education Institutions to submit to MÜDEK a list of
programs for which they intend to apply for
accreditation in 2011. Attention: Submissions should be made to
MÜDEK Headquarters by filling the
new application form
(in Turkish). It is recommended to send also an electronic copy of applications
email@example.com by the deadline in case of any delays in regular postal service.
February 28, 2011: The deadline for MÜDEK to inform institutions
about the their programs that can be evaluated in 2011 as well as their accreditation fees and payment schedules.
March 31, 2011: The deadline for institutions to submit their
official confirmation letters for their accreditation
July 31, 2011: The deadline for institutions to submit self
assessment reports of the programs that they applied for accreditation in
August 31, 2011: The deadline for MÜDEK to inform institutions about
the conformities of submitted self assessment
reports to the required format.
Accreditation fees for the 2011-2012 accreditation cycle are determined by MÜDEK Executive Board as follows.
- For each institution 5.250TL + VAT
- For each program (separately for normal and second education programs)
- For general evaluations and interim evaluations with visits
5.250TL + VAT
- For interim evaluations with reports only 2.100TL + VAT
to be Used in Accreditation Evaluations