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BAInternational Trade

Tuition fee $5,500.00 per year
Application fee $100.00 one-time
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The rapid growth of international trade and economic relations in the contemporary global environment has thrown doors open to highly rewarding job opportunities for graduates of and experts in international trade and business. This program is designed for students to build knowledge of international trade and business on a solid foundation of management, marketing, accounting and finance. The program will help students explore globalization trends, international trade theories, regulations affecting trade, regional economic integration and the impact that these factors have on international business. Furthermore it will familiarize students with the basic practice of import and export transactions. The curriculum includes basic courses in management, marketing, finance and accounting. In addition to these courses, the program includes courses on international marketing, international finance, multinational corporations, risk management and insurance, international transportation and logistics business project management and regional economic issues.

Programme structure

Comprehend the principal theories and the terminology of international trade.
Integrate the theories of international trade with the real life functions in changing global business world.
Apply international finance knowledge and accounting methods into global cases.
Be able to integrate planning and management of logistic function and supply chain activities from an international perspective.
Comprehend the key concepts of global marketing.
Evaluate the risks that foreign trade companies and multinational companies face and analyze them.
Explain the different political, legal, and economic systems and technological forces in the international environment.
Develop a conceptual framework for the analysis, evaluation and development of goals and strategy for organizations in a global context.
Communicate and present ideas effectively in verbal and written.
Participate in a team work effectively and increase the dynamics of the team.
Use computer-based technology and related packaged software.
Consider the principal laws and legislations that provide the legal framework for foreign trade.
Have the consciousness of ethics and social responsibility issues.
Achieve an interdisciplinary point of view.

Career opportunities

The nature of International Trade program demands close connections with the business world. Işık International Trade differentiates itself strongly from other programs in this aspect. Ongoing periodic seminars delivered by company managers and entrepreneurs from various industries, guest speakers from multinational companies and organizations, and joint projects conducted with multinational firms enable our students to participate in real business world experiences throughout their education, and this provides them with a significant advantage over their peers upon graduation.

In addition, the Işık Management Department is one of the two management departments in Turkey to be a member of Businet, an academic network of highly respectable business schools and departments throughout Europe and USA. This membership creates significant opportunities for International Trade program students in the international arena.

Apply now! Fall 2017
Application deadline
Sep 15, 2017 23:59
Europe/Istanbul time
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Sep 20, 2017

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States