IT's alive!

General description

Hi <insert possible participants’ name>!

Are you interested in discovering the information technology industry?

Ever wondered how you can lead your creative ideas which could become the next Instagram, Discord, Spotify etc.?

Have you ever thought of the benefits of working in the IT field?

Well, LBG Istanbul Yildiz invites you to explore the information technology industry, learn the magic of developing your ideas and advance them to be the next most valuable start-up in Istanbul: a beautiful city that lies on two continents.

On this course; you will have the chance to learn what it takes to work in the information technology field as well as expand your ideas to become a successful start-up in the industry. Our university’s best professors and some of the best companies’ representatives in the information technology field in Istanbul are going to be with you on this journey.

The Information Technology industry is one of the fastest-growing sectors worldwide, providing jobs full of opportunities for professional success. The IT industry offers quick employment, opportunities in every sector, multiple career paths, high salaries and many more. This might as well be an opportunity for you to take your first steps in this field!

The course "IT’s alive!" offers you to spend 9 days in Istanbul with its history, culture, delicious food along with awesome companionship. If you are brave enough to learn more about IT, you know where the apply button is.

Academic information

Fields of activity:
Computational Sciences , Computer Engineering , Computer Science/Automatic Control/Informatics , Electrical/Electromechanical Engineering , Electronic/Electrotechnical Engineering , Industrial Engineering , Mathematics , Mechanical Engineering , Mechatronics
Content and topics:
Basics of Information Technology Basics of Information Security Basics of Computer Science General overview of IT industry
Learning goals and objectives:
The goal of this course is to give participants an overview of information technology, information security, the concept of start-ups in the IT industry and how it is to work in IT companies through lectures, group seminars and practical works.
Examination type:
Oral exam and project work.
ECTS credits issued:
Not known yet

Information for applicants

Selection criteria:
Motivational letter, interest in topic and answers to the custom questions.

Practical arrangements

All of the following are covered by the event fee:

Breakfast, lunch and dinner are included (at least one hot and cooked meal per day).
Public transportation and by foot. Public transportation will be provided at no extra cost.