## How would you describe the Department of Mathematics?

Mathematics, which is the basis of all sciences in general and is based on numerical calculations, is used to analyse the problems that occur in the real world. The Department of Mathematics at Yeditepe University aims to educate individuals who understand the principles of these measurements and numerical calculations, can use these analyses to understand the world and the universe, and have the ability to think analytically. The Department of Mathematics, which can be preferred by students studying science-oriented classes in high schools, covers 4 years of undergraduate education. Click here for more detailed information about our department.

## How many years is the Department of Mathematics programme?

Our undergraduate programme is four years, except for the English Preparatory School.

## Which faculty does the Department of Mathematics belong to?

The Department of Mathematics at Yeditepe University is under the Faculty of Arts and Sciences.

## Which courses are offered in the Department of Mathematics?

The training in our department includes all branches of Mathematics. Courses such as analysis, abstract mathematics, linear algebra, computation for engineering, finite and discrete mathematics, differential equations, number theory, advanced Mathematics, programming are offered in undergraduate curriculum. At the same time, students who want to work in today's rapidly developing software industry can also perform algorithm calculations by taking related courses. The Department of Mathematics at Yeditepe University undergraduate curriculum can be found at this web address.

## In which occupations can graduates of the Department of Mathematics be employed?

We have graduates who have completed the Pedagogical Formation Certificate Programme and are working as Mathematics teachers, working in private or state banks, and working in private or state institutions on programming. Click here to get information about our graduates.

## Can graduates of the Department of Mathematics be a teacher?

Within the framework of the conditions determined by the Ministry of National Education, students who complete the Pedagogical Formation Certificate Programme can become Mathematics Teachers. Click here for information about the programme content, quotas, application conditions and dates.

## Is it possible to transfer from the Department of Mathematics to the Department of Mathematics Teaching?

It is possible to transfer from the Department of Mathematics to the Department of Mathematics Teacher Education by meeting the external and internal transfer conditions determined by the Council of Higher Education (YÖK).

## Is Preparatory School compulsory in the Department of Mathematics?

The language of instruction at Yeditepe University is English. Students who do not pass the English proficiency exam conducted by the Preparatory School at Yeditepe University are required to study the preparatory class until they attain the required English proficiency.

## Which professions are related to Mathematics?

Professions that require numerical analysis or data analysis, algorithm development, modelling or optimisation can be considered Mathematics-related.

## Is there a compulsory internship in the Department of Mathematics curriculum?

There is no compulsory internship in the Department of Mathematics at Yeditepe University.

## Can graduates of the Department of Mathematics become software developers?

In the Department of Mathematics at Yeditepe University undergraduate curriculum, programming languages are taught as two courses. In the end, our students can reach a level of developing softwares that is taught in these courses. With the experience they gain in these courses, they can learn other programming languages and improve themselves in the field of software.