The department of manufacturing engineering which has been founded in 2003, is among the pioneers of the discipline in Turkey. The department offers undergraduate and graduate programs (taught in English), to train experts who is going to work in the field of manufacturing engineering. The discipline of manufacturing engineering is the sub-field which focuses on the analysis and desing of systems, processes and the involved tools and devices which are used to convert raw materials into industrial products. The mission of the department is to train innovative and creative manufacturing engineers who are aware of the technology of the field and use the sources in an efficient and sustainable manner without ignoring the environmental effects. Undergraduate program is based on the 'learning by doing' approach and supported by the internship possiblities and laboratory facilities of the department. The aim of the program is to equip graduates with engineering skills necessary to fullfill their roles both in national and international working environments.