ECON. AND ADM. SCIENCE
ECONOMICS
Head of Department: Prof. Dr. Ahmet AY

Erasmus Co-ordinator: Assist. Prof. Dr. Burcu GÜVENEK

Farabi Coordinator: Res. Assist. Dr. Alper SÖNMEZ

Mevlana Coordinator

ECTS Coordinator: Assist. Prof. Dr. Savaş ÇEVİK

Purpose: The Department of Economics (DoE) aims to practically and theoretically train students in micro and macro economics in order to provide them with the ability to monitor and evaluate the developments in the field of economics and to offer solutions to the problems.

Vision: Becoming a respected and leading department through an internationally renown academic staff along with the qualified education, research, and publications.

Mission: Producing information for economic and social analyses, through universal research reflecting different points of view within the framework of contemporary principles and institutions, and to raise critical and creative thinking individuals on the basis of this informational roots.

Program Language: Turkish

Program Description: DoE has an immense commitment to its students and provides a sound theoretical basis in economic theory. The efforts of DoE are directed towards providing students with the required global exposure in addition to the essential subject knowledge. Great significance is attached to pluralism in both education and research.

Admissions Requirements: Following conditions are required to enroll in the programs in Selçuk University Faculty of Economics and Administrative Sciences (FEAS): a) to graduate from a high school or a vocational school equivalent to high school, b) to have the right to register to the programs in Selçuk University through central placement or provisions of Selçuk University International Students Admission Directive or to have the valid scores and conditions and to be successful at the special talent exam c) to submit the registration documents specified in OSYM guide, d) for those who are entitled to enroll an undergraduate program, not to have been registered to another formal or distance education program or distance learning degree program with quota restrictions, e) for those who are entitled to enroll associate degree program, not to have been registered to another formal or or distance education associate degree program or distance learning degree program with quota restrictions. The original or a copy of the required documents certified by the university will be accepted. Action shall be taken based on the candidates declaration of military situation and criminal record. Candidates who are entitled to enroll the university must apply in person to register. However, candidates who are unable to apply in person due to excuses can register via proxies having notarized proxy statement or legal representatives.

Recognition of Prior Learning: Before registering to a program in FEAS, students can be exempted from the courses that they have previously taken and succeeded in a higher education undergraduate or associate degree program based on the decision of Faculty Board. In addition, an exemption exam is held for English course at the ning of each academic year. Students have the right to take the exams. Students, who take the exam and obtained the adequate scores, will be exempted from the course at issue.

Graduation Requirements: In order to graduate from the program in which a student is registered, it is necessary to have taken and passed the courses in that program with a total of 240 ECTS, along with the other requirements including the applications, internships, and similar studies. Students must also have a GPA of at least 2.00.

Principles of Assessment and Evaluation: The success of a student in a course is determined by the letter grade computed by summing up the 40% of the mid-term exam(s) and 60% of the final/make-up exam. In order to be successful in a course, the letter grade of the student must be one of the following: AA, BA, BB, CB, CC. If a student receives a letter grade of DD or DC, GPA of the student must be at least 2.00 in the corresponding semester otherwise the student must repeat these courses. The evaluation of the DD and DC letter grades is done after the make-up exams. The letter grades and coefficients are as follows: (score letter Grade coefficient) 90-100 AA 4.00 85-89 BA 3.50 75-84 BB 3.00 70-74 CB 2.50 60-69 CC 2.00 55-59 DC 1.50 50-54 DD 1.00 40-49 FD 0.50 0-39 FF 0.00. The instructor is able to decrease the score intervals of the given letter grades. Students with the same scores cannot be given different letter grades. A letter grade given to a student cannot be lower than the letter grade of students whose grade is lower than him/her.

Employment Opportunities: The graduates of DoE can be employed in various positions including public accountant, international trade specialist, public relations specialist, insurance broker, finance and stock market specialist. They can also work as specialist, inspector, auditor, and controller in ministries and related public institutions. Additionally, state and privately owned banks, research institutions, local or international companies hire our graduates.

Jump to Top Degree Programs: The graduates of DoE undergraduate program are able to attend a graduate program in Economics or other related fields on condition that they have a valid and adequate score of ALES exam and proficiency in a foreign language.