Introduction and History
Geological Engineering Department was established as one the eight department of Zonguldak Karaelmas University Engineering Faculty with law of 3837 in 1992. Undergraduate education started in our department according to decision of the 25.01.1994 dated university senate and the conclusion of 26.01.1994 dated Instute of National and Applied Science Comittee.
1 Associate Professor, 3 Assistant Professor and 4 Research Assistant are currently working and continuing education at the graduate level in our department. Studies are continuing to begin Department of Geological Engineering undergraduate education.
To become a nationally and internationally recognized department in the area of Geological Engineering. Find solutions to the engineering problems related to earth science (geology), to evaluate the underground-surface resources, take part in the project and team, date information related to earth science students transferring, to train engineers in the industry to take a role in conscious.
Geological science issues related to technological and scientific developments that can follow, taking a good education in technical fields, solving the problems, can develop many alternatives and having a sense of wonder, suitable for team work, competitive. For this purpose, the department has been developing educational infrastructure and faculty educational stuff.