About the Program

It is clear that in recent times the use of technology has become widespread and an indispensable part of our lives. In addition, it is known that state institutions and private enterprises are actively using information technologies. In parallel, the need for professional individuals who have technical infrastructure, ability to produce solutions and critical thinking skills to respond to the needs of the industry is increasing rapidly. This program aims to train highly qualified individuals who can meet the workforce needed by the industry. This program allows students to closely monitor developments in the field of information technologies and helps to prepare them for the 21st century workforce needs. Once the students complete the core courses required by the program, they have the opportunity to specialize in an area they prefer. Students can choose from a wide range of topics including but not limited to computer networking, network security, software development, and system design. In addition, the research projects and thesis play a critical and important role in their future careers.

Education Opportunities

Information Technologies Program students use computer laboratories and various online applications to gain theoretical and practical knowledge. Students also have access to the necessary course materials from the university library and online course management system. The researches that they have done in various fields with expert lecturers are important for the students in terms of improving themselves. In addition to the high-quality computer equipment found in many of the laboratories located within the university, and the theoretical education provided, the practical education with technological infrastructure possibilities are also offered through programmable and mobile robots, digital tablets with drawing and handwriting capturing, online handwriting recognition features.

Career Areas

Information Technologies Program graduates can find jobs in public institutions and establishments as well as companies that provide network installation and management services. They may also take part in public institutions and organizations in addition to companies, government agencies and organizations that provide or use administration and database services with user interface and software services; web design services or prepare interactive programs running on the web environment. Graduates of this program can choose to work as database managers, network administrators, software and website managers, information technology systems specialists/consultants or technology directors. Lastly, the graduates would also be able to part in various research projects.


Institute of Graduate Studies and Research
Education and Graduate Sciences Center, GE106
Tel: +90 392 671 1111 Extension: 2214-2228
Institute E-mail: ciu-institute@ciu.edu.tr


1-2 Years