Chemical Engineering Department,  located at Historical Davutpasa Campus, is maintaining educational and academical activities with a modern vision of education and research in an area of 3500 m2.

As part of our department, a reading room, computer room, seminar room and classrooms allocated for the undergraduate and graduate students. In the department there are 3 undergraduate and 7 research labs. In the research labs equipped with modern equipments to meet the demands of private and public sector, different research projects supported by national (DPT, TUBITAK, YTU) and international funds are conducted.

The Department of Chemical Engineering with a total of 987 undergraduate and graduate students offers the degrees of Bachelor's of Science (BSc), Master of Science (MS), and Doctor of Philosophy (PhD's). 407 MS students and 68 PhD students graduated between 1983-2017. The Department has presently 26 faculty members with 16 research assistants & specialist (some of which have PhD) and 6 managerial and technical staff members.

Yildiz Technical University is located on three different campuses at Beşiktaş, Ayazağa and Davutpasa. The students benefit from the activities and all shared areas of other campuses.

Dormitories with 550 residence capacity, seven dining halls, canteens and cafeterias, a health centre with an ambulance is available for 24 hours, two sports complexes, a sports centre with a fitness and aerobic room, a semi-olympic pool are available on various campuses. Every year in May a student festival takes place where students participate in miscellaneous activities. Various concerts, conferences, exhibitions, scientific meetings and sports tournaments are planned throughout the year. Students participate in activities like painting, photography, drama, cinema, classical Turkish music, modern and folk dances and benefit from courses on playing classical Turkish musical instruments and guitar.

Students can commute between campuses either by round-trip shuttle services or public and private transportations.

Scholarship and consultancy opportunities also exist in the university. In accordance with the higher education law 2547, article 26, students have a possibility of working as part-time student assistants at several departments of the university. Thus, they can also take a step into scientific and academic world by working as part-time assistants in various projects and assignments. Consulting service helps the students on different areas like course selection, reaching the scientific sources, literature review, psychological and physiological disorders, international relations etc. with professional executives and faculty members.

In the light of these all opportunities, Yildiz Technical University Chemical Engineering Department is proceeding its activities by enhancing the quality of educational and academical studies.