Design Turkey 2018 Awards

Congratulations to our students, alumni and academic staff who were selected for Good Design, Superior Design and Conceptual Design Awards in Design Turkey 2018!


ETMK Honorary Awards

Every year, ETMK gives honorary awards to our most established peers, for their exceptional contributions to the state of industrial design. This year's honorary awards were presented before the Design Turkey Award Ceremony, on November 16th, 2018. Three of this year's ETMK Honorary Awards were presented to Ali Günöven, Assoc. [...]


Design Turkey 2016 Conceptual Design Awards won by our students Akın Köse, Birnur Şahin, Beyza Ayhan and Elif Ilgaz Gülgeç

Three design projects developed in our department by our students were awarded Design Turkey 2016 Conceptual Design Awards. The awarded projects are Evocore biopsy needle by Akın Köse, Drop contact lens solution and case by Birnur Şahin, and Herbag seasoning packaging by Beyza Ayhan and Elif Ilgaz Gülgeç. You can find [...]


One of our department`s specialists, Ataman Özdemir, won Design Turkey Good Design Award 2016

Our department specialist Ataman Özdemir won Design Turkey Good Design Award 2016 with his Disabled Access System [Engelsiz Erişim Sistemi (EES)]. You can find more information on the product and the award on Design Turkey`s Facebook page: Our sincerest congratulations to Ataman Özdemir


Our department is once again in Red Dot Design Ranking 2016: Universities Americas & Europe

According to the ranking by the Red Dot Institute in Germany, METU Department of Industrial Design is on the list once again this year. Our department is on 5th place out of 15 universities in "Red Dot Design Ranking 2016: Universities – Americas & Europe". We congratulate all our staff [...]


Our instructor Asst. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu and his team Designnobis won Energy Globe Award 2016

The winners of Energy Globe Award has been announced. Our instructor Asst. Prof. Dr. Hakan Gürsu along with his team, Designnobis, received the National Energy Globe Award of this year with their project "Parabosol" that aims to provide clean drinking water to individuals living in underdeveloped countries. Our sincerest congratulations [...]


METU Department of Industrial Design student Gizem Öncü won A`Design Award 2016

Gizem Öncü, a recent graduate of METU Department of Industrial Design, has received A`Design Award in the A`Design Award & Competition with her graduation project "Vitalink Smart Glove" developed in collaboration with Arvento. For more information about the project and competition;