Programs

The Graduate School of Education offers four graduate programs which are tailored to meet the needs of those who wish to become school teachers, of those who are already practitioners in educational institutions, and also of the ones who pursue a career in academia.†


MA in Curriculum and Instruction with Teaching Certificate (Eğitim Programları ve ÷ğretim ve†Pedagojik Formasyon Eğitimi Programı)

The M.A. in Curriculum and Instruction with Teaching Certificate program is a two-year full-time master’s degree program. It awards a master’s degree together with a teaching certificate that qualifies graduates to teach in†high schools. It also awards an International Baccalaureate Certificate in Teaching and Learning. The program includes: courses required by the Turkish Council of Higher Education (Y÷K) for qualified teacher status; courses needed to offer a degree in Curriculum and Instruction; and a thesis. Students with degrees in the following subject areas are accepted into the program: Turkish language and literature, English, biology, mathematics, and physics.†(For more information:†http://teached.bilkent.edu.tr†)†

Contact: †Asst Prof. Dr. Necmi Aksit, Director of Teacher Education


MA in Curriculum and Instruction†

The MA in Curriculum and Instruction was opened in 2007.†The program is for professional practitioners in education, including school teachers, who wish to continue their education while still working as educators.†

Contact: †Prof. Dr. Alipaşa Ayas, Director of Graduate School of Education


MA in Teaching English as a Foreign Language

The Master of Arts degree in Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) at Bilkent University was founded in 1988 to enhance the quality of English language instruction in Turkey. It is now firmly established as one of the premier TEFL programs in Turkey, with an emphasis on research and on promoting the professional development of practicing teachers. Over 30 years, hundreds of teachers from around the country and region have successfully completed the MA TEFL program.†

Contact: †Asst Prof. Dr. Necmi Aksit, Director of MA in TEFL Program


PhD in Curriculum and Instruction†

The PhD program in Curriculum and Instruction was opened in 2011.†It is aimed at teachers and other educators who will contribute to the advancement of knowledge and methods of enquiry through independent and original research, allowing them to make an effective and up-to-date contribution to quality education within the education sectors in Turkey and beyond.

Contact: †Prof. Dr. Alipaşa Ayas,†Director of Graduate School of Education


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