Pandemic Period Application Process - FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

  • Can I perform ENVE 300 & ENVE 400 internships together? 
  • Yes, you can, as long as there is not a conflict on the dates.
  • Can I perform the ENVE 400 internship this summer and the ENVE 300 internship next summer?
  • No, you must perform ENVE 300 first. 
  • A document is requested from me showing that "the internship is mandatory". How can I provide this document?
  • This is the "Summer Practice Application Form" that is requested during the internship application process. You must fill in this document and 'Course Information Survey’ and send them to your TA’s (for approval). 
  • The insurance document is requested by the company. How can I provide this document?
  • The insurance document is sent by the ‘Internship Office’ 1-2 business days before the internship. It is not possible to provide this document earlier.
  • What are the requirements for the voluntary internships and how can I apply?
  • The voluntary internship to be done must be within the scope of ENVE 300 & ENVE 400.
  • The whole process is the same except the ‘Evaluation Booklet’. You do not need to fill the ‘Evaluation Booklet’.
  • Can I perform Summer Practice and Summer School together (same time period)?
  • No, you cannot perform ‘Summer Practice’ and ‘Summer School’ together (i.e. during the same time period). You can perform the ‘Summer Practice’ after the final exam of ‘Summer School’.
  • Can I perform the internship without submitting the ‘Letter of Consent Form’ (from the institution)? 
  • No, internship insurance transactions cannot be made without the institution's consent form.
  • How can I learn whether the company/institution is proper for the ENVE 300/ENVE 400?
  • Potential facilities for ENVE 300 are;
  • Water and wastewater treatment plants operated by municipalities, private firms,
  • Large scale, engineered landfills (e.g. İzaydaş),
  • Large facilities with air pollution control units,
  • Industries or plants where a treatment plant is operated (e.g. TAI, Aselsan, Arçelik, Coca-Cola, etc.).
  • Potential facilities for ENVE 400 are;
  • Governmental agencies that plan and implement environmental monitoring, treatment plant design (e.g. DSİ, İl Bank).
  • Private firms specializing in EIA, treatment plant design.
  • Regulatory Agencies that are involved in environmental management (e.g. Ministry of Environment and Urbanisation, Environmental Authorities of Provinces, etc.)
  • You can find examples for the potential locations in our web page.

COMMON MISTAKES

  • Leaving the required parts of the documents (course code, signature, date, etc.) incomplete.
 
  • Not considering the public holidays when filling the start and end dates of the internship (15, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23 July, 30 August are the public holidays).
  • For example, the internship that starts on Monday, July 12 will end on Monday, August 16. (15-19-20-21-22-23 of July are the public holidays).
  • Not sending the complete document of the ‘Evaluation Booklet’.
  • You need to fill the 1st, 3rd and 5th pages, but need to send the whole document (with unfilled pages).