Department of Computer Engineering was founded in 1992 together with the Izmir Institute of Technology and started to admit students for the Master of Science program. In 1999, the Department moved to the new campus in Gülbahçe-Urla and the undergraduate program commenced in the same year. The number of students admitted to the undergraduate program is 50 by the year of 2011. The Department of Computer Engineering employs the track course selection system in its curriculum which enables the students to specialize in certain areas of computer science and engineering.