Design Challenge: “A Snapshot from Koç in 2045”


In the year 2045, you are at Koç University. What sort of environment do you imagine you will be in? Simulate it in one snapshot!

Prepare your idea as one image, and send it to us to kuar/at/

Deadline: 17:00 on 25 November 2016


  • Grand Prize: ₺2,500*
  • Second Place: Gift vouchers worth ₺500 from the Pandora bookstore
  • Third Place: Gift vouchers worth ₺300 from the Pandora bookstore

*: To be spent on purchases of electronics, books, stationary, or travel expenses.

Rules and Guidelines

  • This is a completely open-ended contest for new ideas. No further explanations about our expectations will be provided, other than what you see here.
  • You should go after completely new and crazy ideas.
  • Your entry should have a name that reflects its essence.
  • You can use any materials you wish to create your submission.
  • Your model does not have to be built out of expensive materials, but it has to communicate your idea very well.
  • Your final submission must be in the form of one image only.
  • Your submission should be a PNG or JPG file, at least 2560×1920 pixels in size, 300 DPI in resolution, and optimized for poster-sized printing.
  • The file name should not have any characters outside of the English alphabet (no Turkish characters, numbers, symbols…).
  • Your submission may be disqualified if it does not meet these criteria.
  • If you have more than one idea, you may submit more than one entry. Submit as many ideas as you wish.
  • You can work individually or as a team, but the prize will be given to one person only.
  • The jury may refrain from giving any prizes, if no suitable submissions are received.

Jury: Oğuzhan Özcan, Çağla Turgul, Evren Yantaç, Aykut Coşkun.

For submission, please send your applications to kuar/at/, not later than 25th of November, 2016, 17:00.