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Tuition fee $6,000 per year
Application fee $0 one-time
Deposit $1,000 one-time
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The department, with its student-centered approach, offers students a wide range of information. Sociology is discipline with close ties to the fields of history, economics, management, political science, international relations, psychology, philosophy and literature. The sociology department will aim to allow students to think deeply and critically about the societies in which they live, as well as to prepare them for a wide range of professions for after graduation.

Programme structure

ŞEHIR is located in Istanbul, a unique laboratory for sociologists. One of the world’s largest cities, Istanbul has a dynamic economy and cultural life, and is an unbelievable treasure for sociologists of today and tomorrow.

Career opportunities

We will provide our graduates with the intellectual equipment and professional ability necessary to easily find prestigious work. Our graduates will find work as sociologists, teachers, and experts, in the public sector, and in various branches of the media, advertising, international business, and in the marketing, import-export, and human resource departments of local and international companies, in the private sector. In addition, there may be opportunities to work for local and international NGOs, UNICEF, UNDP, WHO and similar organizations. Also, it is a priority of our department to bring our students up to the level necessary to continue their studies in master’s and Ph.D. programs in the world’s leading universities.

Apply now! Commence year 2019
This is a rolling intake - applications are accepted all year round.
Studies commence
Nov 4, 2019

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States