1 Knowledge in mathematics, physical sciences and the subjects related to engineering sciences; ability to use this theoretical and practical knowledge in complex engineering problems.
2 Ability to detect, define, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems; ability to select and apply proper analysis and modeling methods for this purpose.
3 Ability to design a system, process, device or product under realistic constraints and conditions in such a way as to meet the desired requirements; ability to apply modern design methods for this purpose.
4 Ability to devise, select, and use modern techniques and tools needed to analyze and solve complex problems encountered in engineering practices; ability to employ information technologies effectively.
5 Ability to design and conduct experiments, gather data, and analyze and interpret results for investigating complex engineering problems or research areas related to engineering practices.
6 Ability to work efficiently in inter-, intra-, and multi-disciplinary teams; ability to work individually.
7 Ability to communicate effectively, orally and written, in Turkish and English; knowledge of, at least, one foreign language; ability to write a report properly, to understand previously written reports, to prepare design and manufacturing reports, to deliver influential presentations, to give unequivocal instructions, and to carry out the instructions properly.
8 Recognition of the need for lifelong learning; ability to access information, to follow developments in science and technology, and to adapt and excel themselves continuously.
9 Acting in conformity with the ethical principles; awareness of professional and ethical responsibility; knowledge of the standards employed in engineering applications.
10 Knowledge about business life practices such as project management, risk management, and change management; awareness of entrepreneurship, innovation, and sustainable development.
11 Knowledge about the global and social effects of engineering practices on health, environment, and safety issues, and knowledge about the contemporary issues in engineering areas; awareness of the possible legal consequences of engineering practices.
12 Knowledge of fluid mechanics, heat transfer, production process, electronics and control, vehicle components design, vehicle dynamics, vehicle propulsion/drive and power systems, technical laws and regulations in automotive engineering field, and vehicle verification tests; ability to merge and apply all these knowledge in the solutions of multi-disciplinary automotive problems.
13 Ability to make use of theoretical, experimental/practical and simulation methods, and computer aided design techniques in automotive engineering field.
14 Ability to work on vehicle design and vehicle manufacturing areas.