Rail Transportation
Technologies Institute

TÜBİTAK Rail Transportation Technologies Institute (RUTE), pioneering the transformation of mobility with a vision built on R&D collaboration with TCDD, is conducting research and development activities to develop innovative technologies needed for our country in the field of safer, faster, and more efficient rail transportation technologies.

AGENDA

News & Announcements

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News

YERLİSİNYAL Acceptance Tests of Sarayköy and Üzerlik Stations Completed

In cooperation with TUBITAK RUTE and TCDD, a domestic and national ...
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TÜBİTAK RUTE Technologies in Gayrettepe - Istanbul Airport - Halkalı Metro Line

Another first in Istanbul's railway transportation has been achieved, and as part of the efforts coordinated by the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure, the Arnavutköy - Istanbul Airport section of the Gayrettepe - Istanbul Airport - Halkalı metro line has been put into service.
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Serial Production Starts at ESKİŞEHİR5000, Developed under the Project Execution of TÜBİTAK RUTE

Transportation and Infrastructure Minister Abdulkadir Uraloğlu, TÜBİTAK President Prof. Dr. Hasan Mandal, TÜBİTAK RUTE Director Dr. Tolgahan KAYA,
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Gayrettepe-Istanbul Airport Metro Line Opened with TÜBİTAK RUTE's Signaling Systems

The opening of the Gayrettepe-Kağıthane Metro Line, the final link of the Gayrettepe-Istanbul Airport Metro Line, was carried out by President
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Personnel will be Recruited to be Employed within our Institute.

At TÜBİTAK RUTE, we are looking for our teammates who will take part in projects that will shape the technologies of the future.
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HYPERLOOP PROGRAM ORGANIZED AT TÜBİTAK RUTE FOR THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE REPUBLIC

"Beyond Rail Transportation in the 100th Year of the Republic" at TÜBİTAK Rail Transportation Technologies Institute
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Announcements

Part-Time Candidate Researcher Recruitment will be Realized to be Employed within our Institute.

To be assigned in the activities of rail system projects carried out in TÜBİTAK RUTE Gebze campus ...
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Hyperloop Development Competition 2023 Completed

Within the scope of TEKNOFEST under the leadership of TÜBİTAK RUTE, April 25 - 29, 2023 ...
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Personnel will be Recruited to be Employed within our Institute.

Personnel will be recruited to be employed within our Institute. "Job Application ...
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TÜBİTAK RUTE Signature for Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Subway

The signalization of the Kağıthane-Istanbul Airport Metro, whose signaling was realized in cooperation with TÜBİTAK RUTE -ASELSAN ...
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The First Start-up Ceremony of Ozgun Engine Family was realized

Developed by our researchers and designed to produce the highest ...
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Candidate Researcher Program Applications Started

Candidate Researcher Program Applications Started Applications for the 3rd and 4th year researcher programs in the relevant departments of universities ...
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ABOUT US

Who We Are

TÜBİTAK RUTE is an R&D center established through the collaboration of TÜBİTAK and TCDD. Its goal is to lead in rail transportation technologies and develop the safe, fast, and efficient solutions our country needs. The institute aims to excel in innovation and technology transfer through national and international collaborations, operating with the vision of becoming a reference center for rail transportation technologies in Türkiye.
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RUTE

Products

Rail Transportation Technologies Institute (RUTE) has achieved numerous successes with its prominent technologies, successful products, and areas of operation. The solutions it provides to the public and private sectors, infrastructure projects, and established collaborations continue to bring pride to our country. In this context, the Institute is steadfastly advancing towards its goal of shaping the future as a leading R&D center in our country, determined to lead the progress of science and technology.

RUTE

Fields of Activity

R&D Departments

The R&D departments actively participate in keeping abreast of the latest technological developments in the industry, taking a leading role in the design of secure, fast, and environmentally friendly transportation systems. The Institute implements modern and sustainable transportation projects, providing solutions tailored to the mobility needs of cities. 

Testing and Analysis Services

Testing and Analysis Services hold critical importance in enhancing the quality and reliability of developed transportation projects. The Institute meticulously evaluates its projects, particularly utilizing state-of-the-art technology in testing and analysis processes, and works on sustainable solutions.

Frequently
Asked
Questions

What are the main areas of activity for TÜBİTAK RUTE?
TÜBİTAK RUTE, as the Institute of Rail Transportation Technologies of TÜBİTAK, which operates under the Ministry of Industry and Technology, carries out research and development (R&D) activities to create globally competitive technologies, products and services in the field of rail transportation within the framework of the tasks and authorities granted by the Republic of Türkiye. In this context, it engages in R&D activities to establish new national and international collaborations, develops pioneering projects in the sector, and contributes to innovative solutions in our country's rail transportation technologies.
Where does TÜBİTAK RUTE operate?

TÜBİTAK RUTE conducts its activities in two cities: TÜBİTAK Gebze Campus and Ankara. While the top management and R&D laboratories are located in Gebze, some projects are carried out at the TÜBİTAK Additional Building in Ankara.

When was TÜBİTAK RUTE established?
TÜBİTAK RUTE was established in October 2019 based on the protocol signed with the aim of institutionalizing the R&D activities between the Scientific and Technological Research Council of Türkiye (TÜBİTAK) and the State Railways of the Republic of Türkiye (TCDD).
How can I apply for a job / internship at TÜBİTAK RUTE?

Job announcements published by our Headquarters are announced on the official website of TÜBİTAK RUTE at rute.tubitak.gov.tr and its social media accounts.

Job applications are submitted through the Job Application System on TÜBİTAK's corporate website at kariyer.tubitak.gov.tr.

Internship applications are centrally managed by Turkish Presidency Human Resources Office and can be made through kariyerkapisi.cbiko.gov.tr.

What positions can I work in at TÜBİTAK RUTE?
Opportunities for employment at TÜBİTAK RUTE are available in the positions of Researcher, Specialist, Technician/Technologist, and Service/Support Staff. Employment is determined based on the qualifications and expertise of the candidate. The job announcements published by TÜBİTAK RUTE provide clear and detailed information about the qualifications sought for each position and the application process.
What opportunities does TÜBİTAK RUTE offer to its employees?
TÜBİTAK RUTE's salary policy is regulated according to the "TÜBİTAK Service Groups and Ranks" principles determined by TÜBİTAK Presidency. In this context, salary payments include Success Incentive Premiums (BTP) that vary for each individual, bonuses, and overtime pay for A, B, and C ranks.
Moreover, as a TÜBİTAK RUTE employee, you can benefit from free lunch and dinner at the dining facilities at TÜBİTAK Gebze Campus. The shuttle service extends from Bursa to Sakarya and reaches the furthest point on the European side, and you can use this service free of charge. Within the framework of EcoCampus activities, you can participate in social events held throughout the campus, engage in sports in a green natural environment, and enjoy the sea view along the coastline.