Institute of Graduate Studies

Managerial Economics

General Information About Program

History:

 Department of Economics at Istanbul Medeniyet University was established in 2010.

Program Goals:

The primary objective of the Non-Thesis Master’s Program in Managerial Economics is to enable students to follow scientific developments and innovations in the intersecting fields of management and economics, to equip the students with necessary skills in strategic decision-making, financial and cost management, and to apply these methods and techniques in their professional careers. It is aimed to provide students with the most recent knowledge on managerial economics and to make them think and act as managers in their professional lives. Therefore, the program aims to train qualified managers and entrepreneurs.

Objectives:

The program aims to provide the most recent theoretical and practical perspectives needed by managers in macro- and micro-economic processes. At the same time, it is aimed to contribute to the development of qualified human capital for the real sector.

Program Requirements

ALES (Turkish Aptitude Test) and Foreign Language  Tests scores are not required for applying to the non-thesis master's program in the Department of Economics at Istanbul Medeniyet University. However, applicants are required to submit the transcripts during the application process and to take written or oral exams.

Key Learnings Outcomes:

1. Students are able to understand national and international literature in the field managerial economics and conduct independent scientific research on the subject.

2. Students have knowledge about the basic stages of a scientific research process and the current methods to be followed in the steps of scientific research.

3. Students are able to prepare research proposal and produce functional research designs.

4. Students are able to use the basic quantitative research techniques that is necessary in the research process and can use the software programs for the implementation of these techniques effectively.

5. Students have knowledge about current economics applications and methods.

6. Students have the consciousness to act in accordance with the general ethical principles.

Academic Staff:

Prof. Gülfettin ÇELİK

Prof. Yaşar BÜLBÜL

Prof. R. Ferda HALICIOĞLU

Prof. Murat TAŞDEMİR

Prof. Seyfettin ERDOĞAN

Prof. Hamdi GENÇ

Assoc. Prof. Hüseyin KAYA

Assoc. Prof. Etem Hakan ERGEÇ

Assoc. Prof. Faruk BAL

Assoc. Prof. Ayfer GEDİKLİ

Assist. Prof. Abdüllatif ÇEVİKER

Assist. Prof. Gülfer VURAL

Assist. Prof. Özer SELÇUK

Curriculum:

Code

Course Name

T

P

Credit

ECTS Credit

                                                                             1st Semester

YOE650

Semester Project*

0

0

0

-

YOE xxx

Elective Course I

3

0

3

7

YOE xxx

Elective Course II

3

0

3

7

YOE xxx

Elective Course III

3

0

3

7

YOE xxx

Elective Course IV

3

0

3

7

  Total

15

0

15

35

2nd  Semester

YOE620

Managerial Economics

3

0

3

7

YOE650

Semester Project*

0

0

0

-

YOE xxx

Elective Course I

3

0

0

7

YOE xxx

Elective Course II

3

0

3

7

YOE xxx

Elective Course III

3

0

3

7

YOE xxx

Elective Course IV

3

0

3

7

 Total

15

0

15

35

30

0

30

70

*If the term project is not successful in the semester, the course will be taken in the following semester.

Elective Courses for the First Semester

Code

Course Name

T

P

Credit

ECTS Credit

YOE601

Macroeconomic Analysis

3

0

3

7

YOE605

Business Administration

3

0

3

7

YÖE 607

Foreign Trade Management

3

0

3

7

YOE609

Information Economy and Management

3

0

3

7

YOE611

Financial Economics

3

0

3

7

YOE613

Marketing Management

3

0

3

7

YOE615

Public Administration

3

0

3

7

YOE617

Human Resources Economics

3

0

3

7

YOE619

Scientific Research Techniques

3

0

3

7

YOE621

Strategic Decision Making

3

0

3

7

Elective Courses for the Second Semester:

Code

Course Name

T

P

Credit

ECTS Credit

YOE602

Capital Market Analysis

3

0

3

7

YOE604

Turkish Economy and its Contemporary Problems

3

0

3

7

YOE606

Crisis Economics and Management

3

0

3

7

YOE608

New Economy and Electronic Trade

3

0

3

7

YOE610

Management Psychology

3

0

3

7

YOE612

Financial Management

3

0

3

7

YOE614

Cost Management

3

0

3

7

YOE616

Human Resource Management

3

0

3

7

YOE618

Public Administration and Ethics

3

0

3

7

YOE622

Management Culture And Economics

3

0

3

7

Code

Course Name

T

P

Credit

ECTS Credit

YOE 650

Semester Project Course

0

0

0

7

Grand Total

77

Graduation Requirements:

The program’s language of instruction is Turkish. The program covers a maximum of 3 semesters of which the 2 semesters consist of course work. Students who successfully complete the courses work are required to prepare a graduation project and present it successfully under the supervision of an advisor. For graduation, it is compulsory that 30 credits of courses are to be taken and accomplished except the Graduation Project.

Employment Opportunities:

Students who graduate from the Non-Thesis Master Programs cannot continue doctoral studies. Our graduates work as manager in private and public sector.

Contact:

Director of the Program:

Assoc. Prof. Hüseyin KAYA

huseyin.kaya@medeniyet.edu.tr

0 216 280 25 32