|Study location||Turkey, Istanbul|
|Nominal duration||The maximum duration of study in the programs with thesis option is six semesters. (120 ECTS)|
|Tuition fee||$4,000.00 per programme|
Undergraduate diploma (or higher)
The following documents are required for the applications: Transcript, Statement of Purpose, detailed CV, references (at least two), Language scores (TOEFL IBT (at least 79), etc.)
The following documents are required for the applications: Transcript, Statement of Purpose, detailed CV, references (at least two), Language scores such as (TOEFL IBT at least 79 out of 120)
If your bachelor degree was conducted in English, you will be exempted from the English proficiency requirement.
Admitted students need to take Istanbul Sehir University’s English proficiency exam upon arrival to the University. If students submit a minimum TOEFL-IBT score of 79, they will be exempted from the English exam requirement. Min GPA: 2,00/4,00 or 53/100
A motivation letter must be added to your application.
M.A. in Economics and Finance (EconFin) is designed to equip students with empirical and practical applications of economics and finance. It combines a solid training in microeconomic and macroeconomic principles, as well as the quantitative methods and theory needed for the analysis of financial markets.
Students admitted to the program will be able to benefit not only from engagement with our academic faculty but also from industry practitioners. There are specific courses directly given by prominent industry professionals. Moreover, students will benefit from a range of specialist modules offered by the Graduate School of Business as well.
The thesis track provides a solid background for the students who also plan to pursue a career in the academia.
Thesis Track offers a specific programme combining advanced analysis in Economics and Finance. It includes 7 courses in total and a master thesis. Normally students are expected to complete this program within two years but are required to complete it at most three years.
For the department’s curriculum: www.sehir.edu.tr/en/academics/graduate-school-of-business/economics-and-finance/curriculum-thesis
For the Academic Staff: www.sehir.edu.tr/tr/akademik/isletme-enstitusu/ekonomi-finans-yuksek-lisans/akademik-kadro