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PhD in Curriculum and Instruction


The PhD in Curriculum & Instruction program 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.

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Stages at a glance

MA in Curriculum and Instruction


The MA in Curriculum & Instruction program 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.

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MA in Curriculum and Instruction with IB Teaching Certificate


The MA in Curriculum & Instruction program with IB Teaching Certificate is designed for newly qualified teachers who wish to study for a Masters degree in Curriculum and Instruction. In a full-time program, students participate in professional development courses to support their future career. Courses are taken for two years with an additional year to complete the thesis if needed. The program includes a study of international education (this may include a visit to schools in England during students’ fourth semester). Graduates are eligible for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Certificate in Teaching and Learning

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