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BAPolitical Science and Public Administration

Tuition fee $10,400.00 per year
Application fee $100.00 one-time
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The Department of Political Science and Public Administration which started to provide education in the 2011-2012 academic year, deals with the political and administrative issues. This department which is a union of two disciplines, namely Political Science and Public Administration, brings political science topics such as power, authority, legitimacy, social class, gender, ethnic structure and political participation and public administration topics such as the establishment and application of public policies together.

The department’s programs have been prepared while taking the programs of equivalent departments of different Turkish and foreign universities, as well as international trend into account. The aim of this department is to have students graduate who can work easily in Turkey and abroad. The students will receive foreign language education during their education period here and this way, they will be able to follow foreign literature and international developments easily. Moreover, the department’s students will be able to develop an international perspective of the multifaceted social sciences education that they are receiving by taking parallel courses that are offered by the International Relations Department. This department will cooperate with the International Trade Department of our university due to the fact that its students will be taking some courses related to economics.

Programme structure

Political Science and Public Administration focus on critical analysis of political and administrative subjects. Political Science discipline studies the dispersion processes of resources and values in the political system and the public administration discipline studies decision and policy making processes in an administrative system. The Political Science and Public Administration undergraduate program which brings two close disciplines together aims to educate students who areequipped with theoretical knowledge based on political, social and legal foundations, whose application skills have developed, can perform comparative political analysis, have scientific thought structure in their mind and are visionary.

Career opportunities

Today, when competition is more fierce, the employment opportunities for young and qualified public administrators equipped with political science knowledge are increasing. Our graduates can work at public and private sectors, non-governmental organizations, international organizations, research centers and the media sector, etc.. They can work as experts, managers, inspectors, administrative judges, district governors and diplomats.

Apply now! Fall 2018
Application deadline
Aug 12, 2018 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Studies commence
Sep 19, 2018

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States