Engineering Proficiency Exam (EPE) - Makina Mühendisliği Bölümü
Engineering Proficiency Exam (EPE)

Engineering Proficienct Exam (EPE) is a written exam on the basic principals of mechanical engineering; which is conducted within the scope and evaluation of MM423 Mechanical Engineering Applications I course. (Official decision of Undergraduate Program Commission, meeting date 27th July 2015) 

  • The grade of MM423 course for each student will include 75% of the project report evaluation score and 25% of the EPE score. 

  • Number of questions for EPE has been updated as 70 and the exam duration is reduced to 150 minutes.  

  • Students are free to use calculators during the exam. 

  • The exam includes the subjects of the following courses.

 

Course Code

Course Name

Related Subjects

MATH101

MAT102

MATH201

ME216

ME313

 

 

Matematics

Analytical Geometry, Linear Algebra, Vector Analysis, Differential Equations, Numerical Analysis, Mathematical Analysis

ME324

Measurement and Data Evaluation

Probability distributions, Regression and Curve Fitting

Analysis of Experimental Data, Measurement Uncertainties

EM295

Principles of Electrical Engineering

Charge, Current, Voltage, Power and Energy, Laws of Current and Voltage (Kirchoff, Ohm), Serial and Parallel Circuits, AC Circuits, Motors and Generators

ME201

Statics

Force, Equivalent Force Systems, Equilibrium of Solid Bodies, Truss Systems, Kafes Yapılar, Moment of Inertia, Static Friction 

ME202

Dynamics

Kinematic Analysis of Particles and Solid Bodies, Kintetic Friction, Newton's 2nd Law, Work and Energy Principles of Particles and Solid Bodies, Equations of Motion, Principles of Impulse-Momentum

ME212

Strength of Materials

Force and Moment Diagrams, Types of Stress (Normal, Shear, Bending, Torsion) Mohr Circle, Stress and Strain (Axial, bending, torsional and shear directions), Combined Loadings

ME206

ME207

Materials Science and Manufacturing Processes

Basic Material Properties, Stress-Strain Diagrams, Ferrous Metals, Non-ferrous Metals, Manufacturing Processes Phase Diagrams, Heat Treatment, Brittle and Ductile Response, Fatigue, Manufacturing Systems

ME301

ME302

Fluid Mechanics

Properties of Fluids, Statics of Fluids, Energy and Momentum, Internal and External Flows, Incompressible Flows, Power and Efficiency

ME203

ME204

Thermodynamics

İdeal Gas and Pure Substances, Laws of Thermodynamics, Energy Transfer with Heat, Work and Mass, Entropy, Thermal Efficiency, Combustion and Its Products

ME309

Heat Transfer

Heat Transfer with Conduction, Convection and Radiation, Thermal Resistance

ME306

ME305

ME308

 

Dynamics of Machinery

Mechanisms

Control Systems

Block Diagrams, System Responses, Analysis of position, velocity and acceleration, simple and threaded systems, Force Analyses, MEchanical Vibrations, Friction, Mathematical Modelling

ME303

ME304

Machine Elements

Stress Analysis of Machine elements, Damage Theories and Analysis, Deformation and Strength, Springs, Shafts, Bearings, Power Transfer, Connection Methods, Gear Wheels, Welded Connections

ME315

Engineering Economics

Cost, Relationships of Money and Time, Realted Applications, Combination of Projects

MM423

Seminars

Financial Risk Management, Project Management, Engineering and Ethics, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, Occupational Health and Safety